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Called to Empower: Gladys’ Story

April 11, 2024 |

As we leave Women’s History Month and enter Volunteer Appreciation Month, we wanted to share a story that embodies the spirit of both. Gladys Hunt, one of World Relief Memphis’ Good Neighbor Team volunteers, has a heart and calling for refugee empowerment and humanitarian work that is both inspiring and deeply personal. Immigrant Journey Originally…

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Cross cultural friends talking in a park

Cross-Cultural Friendship: Choosing Curiosity over Judgment

March 1, 2024

Humility is keeping in mind that we don’t see 100% of the picture. Compassion operates out of that humility. Our lives are only a tiny part of the human experience. Refugees and other immigrants can add new dimensions, colors and wide swaths of cultural perspectives to our worldview.

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Women Leading Change: Q&A with World Relief Chad’s Country Director

March 1, 2024

Dr. Justine Nagorngar, World Relief Chad’s Country Director, is one of the many women leading change at World Relief. She shares her experience as a female country director and what it means to invest in women and accelerate progress for all.

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How Car Donations Make a Difference

February 29, 2024

Saba plans to study medicine. But when she arrived in the US two years ago, she faced a huge challenge.…

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Meet Nou: Fox Valley Site Director

February 29, 2024

At the end of 2023, Tami McLaughlin retired as Site Director for World Relief Wisconsin, after 10+ years of service…

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Hope for Ukraine: Aid trucks.

Hope for Ukraine: 3 Stories of Hope in the Midst of War

February 24, 2024

February 24 marked the two year anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. At World Relief, we commemorated the event by…

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A woman speaks about her experiences fleeing Ukraine.

Mariia: Ukrainian parolee two years after the invasion

February 23, 2024

At 4:45 a.m., she was awakened by what she first thought were fireworks, but soon realized her mistake. It was an invasion from Russia.

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