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News from Richmond, VA

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


Help make wishes come true for our newest neighbors!

The IRC in Richmond asked our newest families for what they were most wishing. Help us count down to #GivingTuesday by donating via our Amazon Wish Lists.


US Election - What refugees and immigrants need to know

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is providing the following information for refugees, asylum-seekers and immigrants about the Nov. 3, 2020 U.S. elections.


The IRC in Richmond Welcomes Three AmeriCorps Service Members

The new AmeriCorps members will support our health, employment and volunteer programs.


Welcoming Week Webinar and Discussion

September 16, 2020

Join the IRC in Charlottesville and Richmond, and Dr. Andrew Sharp for a discussion of the role of interfaith communities in serving refugees.


Rock the Vote

In 2020, Millennials and Generation Z will comprise nearly 40% of American voters. Share this link and encourage your friends to register today!


IRC Interpreter Services is Expanding

Interpreter Services is looking for candidates to train and add to their growing remote interpreting pool.


Bring Out The Vote

The IRC in Virginia has launched a campaign to help newly naturalized citizens exercise their right to vote.


New Employment Partnership in Richmond

Dedicated Volunteer and Community Connections Lead to New Employment Partnership in Richmond


Listen to VPM’s New Podcast Titled "Resettled"

Learn more about the resettlement process in the United States in VPM's new podcast.


Strong Community Partnerships Crucial During COVID-19

Both new and old community partners are helping the IRC in Richmond staff keep clients connected and safe during COVID-19.