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9 Things You Need to Know About Private Sponsorship

February 6, 2023 |
Heart graphic overlay refugee family dinner table

On January 19th, the Biden Administration announced a new private sponsorship program for refugees called The Welcome Corps. Through Welcome Corps, everyday Americans can directly sponsor refugees who are being resettled in the U.S.  Today, there are an estimated 103 million displaced people globally, including 32.5 million refugees. Forced from their homes and separated from…

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Meeting with Rep. Miller-Meeks: A step towards the path to safety

November 7, 2022

WRQC intern Rubens Gonzales discusses his trip to meet Rep. Miller-Meeks and gives his perspective on the Afghan Adjustment Act.…

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Image Before Immigrant

October 18, 2022

Earlier this year, for the first time on record, the number of forcibly displaced people in the world hit 100…

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Refugee Mental Health: Our Responsibility

October 4, 2022

October 10th is World Mental Health Day. Refugees are less likely to seek treatment than non-refugees, but you can help…

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More than a Job: How Liberty Packaging is Helping Refugees

October 4, 2022

Founded by Immigrants Jack Fiterman, founder of Liberty Diversified International (LDI), was an immigrant. He wanted to include “Liberty” in the name because it’s…

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Welcoming in Muscatine: Pascal

September 12, 2022

WRQC has partnered with Muscatine to assist with Ukrainian refugees and launch its first pilot office. For Pascal, this opens…

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Welcoming in Muscatine: Ketsia

September 12, 2022

WRQC partnered with Muscatine to assist with Ukrainian refugees and launch its first pilot office – it also become a…

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