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Moses Idris | How I gained confidence to accept who I am and continue to grow

Moses Idris is a junior at the University of Sioux Falls in South Dakota. Idris is majoring in Entrepreneurial Studies and works as a Jobs & Career Consultant for the Refugee Center Online. Originally from Eritrea, Idris, 23-year-old Motivational speaker, and college student share his story of finding confidence. Growing up, Idris spent most of ... Read more

Dr. Juste Munezero | Rhodes scholar nominee and Fulbright scholar nominee

Pharmacist Doctor Juste Munezero inspires refugee and immigrant students to achieve more than just a degree. Meet 30-year-old Burundian immigrant: Rhodes scholar nominee and Fulbright scholar nominee, Dr. Juste Munezero. Dr. Munezero’s current title is Medication Management Informaticist at the world renown #1 hospital Mayo Clinic, in Rochester Minnesota where he is the head pharmacist ... Read more

How to engage refugee students in the classroom

How to encourage the engagement of refugee students and their families After the initial moving or resettlement process, teachers may be one of the few people that immigrant and refugee students and families interact with on a daily basis. This is a special position to be in but can be challenging if the family has ... Read more
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Welcome Refugees to Your Community

As a community member you can help welcome refugees to your community.

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World Refugee Day Welcome shirts

Buy a shirt to tell refugees and immigrants they are Welcome We want to share the message Welcome #ThisIsYourHomeToo with all refugees and immigrants this World Refugee Day. You can too, by purchasing a shirt from our Welcoming Campaign. Shirts and tanks cost $22. Kids shirts are also available for $15. World Refugee Day is ... Read more