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News from Tucson, AZ

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.


Connecting to Opportunities through Technology

Last year, the IRC piloted Digital Literacy to help refugees connect to employment opportunities and connect with the larger Tucson community. Learn how the program is growing.


Celebrating International Day of the Girl

We tell young women and girls across the world: your dreams are possible! Giselle, from the Democratic Republic of Congo, believes in that, too.


The IRC in Tucson Fiscal Year 2016 Highlights

Over 900 people benefited from the IRC in Tucson's services in fiscal year 2016. Read more about FY16's highlights.


A Warm Welcome Home

As the IRC team welcomes Agata from the Democratic Republic of Congo, they reflect back on how their work impacts the lives of refugees in Tucson.


Growing New Roots

The monsoon season serves as a gateway for refugees to create new roots through gardening.


Tucson Celebrates World Refugee Day

Tucson celebrated World Refugee Day on June 18th, 2016.


Celebrating refugee success

Each day, IRC staff members celebrate the successes of its refugee clients. Find out how we celebrated Yaya’s efforts to learn English!


Mother's Grace cuts the ribbon on Child Watch in Phoenix

On May 31, the IRC unveiled its newest project aimed at empowering refugee mothers and their children.


Other ways to get involved in Tucson

There are many ways to get involved with the IRC's work in Tucson.


Spread the word in Tucson

Want to spread the word about making #RefugeesWelcome and also contribute more? There are various, creative ways to accomplish these goals simultaneously.