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News from New York, NY

Get the latest updates and event listings from the International Rescue Committee in New York, NY, and learn how you can help welcome newly arrived refugees.


IRC in NY's Immigration Supervisor on DACA

Paula Forero, IRC in NY's Immigration Supervisor, reflects on the recent Supreme Court decision regarding DACA.


Welcoming NY's new Resettlement Manager!

Pat Curran moves from IRC in NY's Youth Program Supervisor to Resettlement Manager in an exciting development for IRC in NY's staff!


NY & NJ youth programs plan virtual RYSA

New York & New Jersey's RYSA programs serve hundreds of students each summer. With the onset of COVID-19, RYSA 2020 is adapting to keep RYSA students safe.


IRC in NY's Immigration in D.C.!

Before quarantine, IRC in NY's immigration supervisor, Paula Forero, traveled to Washington D.C. to advocate for immigrant rights.


Academic Coaches support students through COVID-19

IRC's innovative Academic Coach program met the COVID-19 crisis for New York students with generosity and resilience.


Virtual naturalization workshops launch in NYC

The IRC in NY's immigration team worked with Queens Public Library to offer virtual naturalization workshops, with expansions planned for this summer.


IRC in NY's emergency food response

Learn more about the critical work and partnerships the IRC is leading to combat food insecurity during COVID-19.


COVID-19: Remote Programming in NY

A look into the IRC in NY's work amidst COVID-19 conditions.


Story Time with IRC!

Multilingual? Help the IRC's youth programs by recording a story!


IRC in NY Transitioning to Remote Services During COVID-19

IRC in NY will serve clients remotely to protect clients and staff during the COVID-19 outbreak. Further information can be found below.