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.
Anti-Trafficking Research Assistant Volunteer
Support the Anti-Trafficking Coordinator by helping with research and data collection.
Volunteer Services Liaison
Support the IRC in Abilene team to connect clients to volunteer tutors and mentors.
Financial Capabilities Volunteer
Support the IRC in Abilene financial coach by providing office and direct client assistance.
Economic Empowerment Volunteer
port the IRC in Abilene economic empowerment team by providing office and direct client assistance.
Support the IRC in Abilene employment team by providing direct client assistance.
Client Training Volunteer
Support the IRC in Abilene education team by providing direct client assistance.
Case Work Volunteer
Support the IRC in Abilene case work team by providing direct client assistance.
CSC Shopping Volunteer
Trained CSC volunteers help new arrivals pick out clothes for themselves and their families and provide transportation to/from CSC.
On-call Housing Set-up Volunteer
Once we know a family or individual will be served by the Abilene office, our team works to secure their housing and ensure that their home is set-up and ready to welcome them upon their arrival. We rely on volunteers and various community groups to help with housing set-ups.
Single Mother Mentor
Single mother mentors work one-on-one with a refugee mothers (ages XX-24) through social interaction and friendship.