What’s the Objective?
Do you remember last month when we wrote about Wide and Narrow Windows? If you missed that article, go take a quick read. In thinking about the unknown windows of time we have with refugees, our team has been reflecting on who is already in our sphere, and how can we be strategic in the…Read More
The PLACE Hours and Services
Have you been by The PLACE yet? If you haven’t brought your refugee friends to check it out, make a point to stop in some day and explore the resources and opportunities that exist in our new community center. Along with free Wi-Fi and plenty of hot tea, there are materials for helping people learn English,…Read More
Are you “mentor material”?
Bailie participated in our zoom call “From Amarillo to Afghanistan: How Can We Help?” and then attended a volunteer meeting. She put her name and contact information down on the sign up paper, and received a call a few days later from our mentorship coordinator, Jennifer. Jen walked her through a brief training and then decided to pair her with a Chin woman from Burma.Read More
Amarillo Refugee State of the Union next week
This is your chance to learn all about Amarillo’s refugees in a comprehensive and empowering way.Read More
You’re Invited to the Amarillo Refugee State of the Union 2021
You’re invited to attend this special Zoom webinar! Our first-ever Amarillo Refugee State of the Union address is your chance to learn all about Amarillo’s refugees.Read More
Register for the Big Event!
You are invited to attend the Amarillo Refugee State of the Union at 7 PM on January 12th.Read More
Somali Culture Training
Do you see how just two key relationships have opened the door to systemic change in our city?Read More
Refugee Highway Partnership
Last week I joined hundreds of people at a conference for the Refugee Highway Partnership of North America. RHPNA is one of five Refugee Highway groups around the world who are “helping the church seek the welfare of the world’s 65 million forcibly displaced people.” Other chapters are located in Africa, Europe, the Middle East,…Read More