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


Hygiene Kits Donation Drive

Help support refugee clients enrolled in health education classes by donating hygiene kits.


Tucson Walks a Mile in a Refugee’s Shoes

On March 14, 2019, the International Rescue Committee (IRC) in Tucson hosted the 2nd Annual “Walk A Mile in a Refugee’s Shoes” event, in partnership with We Are All America and the University of Arizona.


URGENT: Help asylum-seeking families in Phoenix

Up to 200 asylum-seekers, many of them women and children, arrive in Arizona every day. The IRC, along with partner organizations, is providing emergency assistance to help these families connect with their loved ones in the United States. Help us make asylum seekers welcome by donating or volunteering today!


2nd Annual Walk a Mile in a Refugee's Shoes

March 14, 2019

Walk a Mile in a Refugee's Shoes is a simulation exercise for individuals to gain insights into the lives of refugees around the world.


Webinar: Addressing the future of refugee resettlement in the US

March 7, 2019

Join this webinar briefing with the International Rescue Committee to learn about the current and future status of refugee resettlement in the US and hear about some of our special program to help refugees rebuild their lives. Resettlement is an important part of IRC’s work with refugees. Learn about the comprehensive services the IRC provides within the first months of a refugee’s arrival in the United States as well as the current state of refugee resettlement in the US.


Your donation of gently used clothes can help refugees thrive in Tucson!

Please consider donating your gently used clothes to the IRC Tucson for refugee families.


Helping Families Seeking Asylum

In-kind donations to support asylum-seeking families are needed.


Navigating This New American Life

Arizona Refugee Resettlement Program Success Story


A New Way to Donate to Refugee and Asylum Seeking Families!!!

Donate to IRC Tucson with our Amazon Wishlist!


Small Axe Peppers partners with New Roots Community Gardens in Tucson

IRC Tucson partners with Small Axe Peppers to source peppers from Tucson community gardens.