News from Abilene, TX
Get the latest updates and event listings from the International Rescue Committee in Abilene, TX, and learn how you can help welcome newly arrived refugees.
Home for the Holidays: a holiday giving opportunity
During the holiday season, the IRC gives you the opportunity to share the American spirit of giving with refugee families through the IRC in Abilene's Home for the Holidays program. By participating, you make a refugee’s first holiday in the U.S. one they will always remember.
General and occasional volunteer
Unsure where you fit but still want to be involved? We would love to have you.
Group volunteer opportunities
Are you a member of a club, team, or small group? Consider serving as a group volunteer.
Holiday giving opportunity: adopt-a-family
During the holiday season, the IRC gives you the opportunity to share the American spirit of giving with refugee families through the IRC in Abilene Adopt-A-Family program.
Work in the internationally-minded and fast paced IRC office in Abilene.
Mentor recently arrived refugee families or individuals through friendships.
Youth program volunteer
Be involved in the lives of IRC youth by serving in the IRC Youth Program.
ESL program volunteer
Help teach beginner ESL to IRC clients.
Career building skills in Abilene
New skillsets help refugees start a career and provide for their families. Abilene businesses can inquire about hiring refugees.
Take Action: Tell Congress To Fight For Refugees
Please stand with us and urge your elected officials to fight for refugees.