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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.


Thanksgiving in New York

English as a Second Language students in New York applied their new skills while celebrating Thanksgiving this year.


Entrepreneurial clients find support in New York

The IRC in NY's Small Business Workshop series concluded in November, following several special guest speakers.


Leaders in Training explore new careers

The Leaders in Training program for high school upperclassmen met with IRC supporter Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer at their New York offices.


Small Business Workshop series launches at IRC

The IRC in NY's Economic Empowerment team created a Small Business Workshop series to serve entrepreneurial clients.


IRC in NY client speaks at the United Nations

Rose, an IRC client in New York, was invited to speak at the United Nations' celebration of the International Day of Rural Women.


Refugee Youth Summer Academy 2018

Reflecting on RYSA's 19th year, celebrating this DREAM team.


RYSA visits New Roots

The IRC in NY's Refugee Youth Summer Academy enjoyed a special trip to the IRC's New Roots Community Farm in the Bronx.


New Roots Community Farm in full bloom

Participants in New York Resettlement Office's POWER program celebrate their graduation at the New Roots Community Farm, while visitors learn about New Roots Community Farm's programs and grounds.


Empowerment at the New Roots Community Farm

New York City refugee women are growing produce, community, and job skills at the IRC New Roots Community Farm in the Bronx


IRC in the News

Read about the most recent national and local news mentioning the IRC in New York and New Jersey.