News from San Jose, CA
Get the latest updates and event listings from the International Rescue Committee in San Jose, CA, and learn how you can help welcome newly arrived refugees.
Citizenship and Immigration Services in Northern California
The IRC's Immigration Department can help any immigrant population to petition to bring family members to the U.S., apply for citizenship, green cards, work authorization, travel documents, and more.
Webinar: Addressing mental health and wellness for refugees in the US
Join this webinar briefing to gain insight into the experiences of refugees resettling to the United States and the impact on their mental and emotional health. Guests will hear from IRC staff who are creating unique wellness programs to help refugees flourish in their new country.
Corporate Engagement Opportunities
The IRC in Northern California is pleased to provide our local and national partners with opportunities to engage directly with our programs in a meaningful way. Through volunteer events, small corporate groups work together to deliver their unique assistance and expertise directly to the IRC's refugee and asylee clients. All activities can be paired with an education session that teaches participants the basics of refugee resettlement.
Economic Empowerment Support
Help recently arrived refugees become financially self-sufficient
Professional Mentor Volunteer
Mentor refugees, asylees, and immigrants to help advance their careers in San Jose.
Support recently arrived refugees prepare for employment here in the San Jose area.
Donations & Logistics Team Volunteer
Coordinate and collect donations to help our families settle into their first homes! Also assist with outreach, receiving, and tracking of in-kind donations.
Cultural Orientation Support
Help refugee clients learn the basics of life in San Jose.
Help refugee clients settle into their new lives in San Jose
Help clients apply for permanent residency, citizenship, family reunification and more.