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News from Denver, CO

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


Back to school backpack drive 2020

Help us to ensure all refugee youth have the backpacks and school supplies they need to start the new school year next month.


Meet Ida Dickson-Kingston, AmeriCorps at the IRC in Denver

Q&A with the IRC in Denver's first AmeriCorps member


Dignity: A story of mental health and resilience

"I want to advocate for the people I work with so they have the opportunity to live with dignity and wellbeing. I want them to experience joy and safety. All the things we consider to be basic human rights.”


Thank you for your support on #GivingTuesdayNOW

On Giving Tuesday, the IRC in Denver surpassed the GoFundMe goal of $10,000 for emergency relief to support refugees and immigrants impacted by COVID-19!


Amazon Wish Lists for clients impacted by COVID-19

The effects of COVID-19 disproportionately impact the people the IRC serves, but with your help, we can ensure that vulnerable families have essential groceries and household items to get them through this challenging time.


From the DRC to Denver: A journey rooted in helping others

Meet Assani Kabamba, a health program aide at the Denver office. Assani joined the IRC in Denver team when the office opened in 2016, but his passion for helping others has always been part of who he is.


Despite COVID-19 the IRC continues to serve our community

The team in Denver is working hard to adjust services to be delivered remotely to refugees and immigrants.


Refugee Day at the State Capitol 2020

State legislators hear directly from refugee and former refugee Coloradans.


The IRC in Denver is participating in ReFund CO

As Tax Day approaches, please consider a contribution to the IRC in Denver


COVID-19 update & how to help refugees and immigrants in Co.

Help refugees & our immigrant community impacted by COVID-19 in Colorado