News from Dallas, TX
Get the latest updates and event listings from the International Rescue Committee in Dallas, TX, and learn how you can help welcome newly arrived refugees.
IRC in Texas Finance Manager celebrated 20th anniversary
Nihada Sosevic, Finance Manager, celebrates 20 years with the International Rescue Committee
Thank you from the IRC in Texas
At the end of 2018, generous supporters in Texas and across the United States donated over $40,000 to the IRC in Texas
Giving a Home for the Holidays
For the fourth year running, the Dallas community has shown our refugee and immigrant families just how welcoming our city can be. Home for the Holidays, our annual giving program, has expanded to help 60 families during this holiday season. That is 243 mothers, fathers, brothers, and sisters whose lives were changed by our community.
Report Card: Academic Coaching Program Receives A+
After its first semester, the IRC in Dallas is excited to see great progress in its Academic Coaching Program
Youth Voices: 200 Miles to Safety
Kudus Weldetensae shares his story of fleeing Eritrea through the desert - abandoned, scared, and only ten-years-old.
Dallas refugee family buys a car four months after arrival
In June 2018, a 34-year-old man from Zimbabwe arrived in Dallas, Texas with his wife and three children. Today, he and his wife work full time, all of their children attend school, and the family has purchased their own car.
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The IRC in Dallas is the Launch Pad for the Modelo Fighting Chance Project
The Modelo Fighting Chance Project Launches with the International Rescue Committee to Create Economic Opportunity for Those Fighting to Succeed.
The partnership brings a new Financial Opportunity Center to Dallas and curriculum to 10 cities nationwide.
The Modelo Fighting Chance Project Launches with the International Rescue Committee
The Modelo Fighting Chance Project Launches with the International Rescue Committee to Create Economic Opportunity for Those Fighting to Succeed. Partnership Brings New Financial Opportunity Center to Dallas and Curriculum to 10 Cities Nationwide
IRC in Dallas receives grant from DAYL
The IRC in Dallas is pleased to announce it has received a grant from the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers.