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Embracing the uncertainty

June 4, 2024 | Comments Off on Embracing the uncertainty
A woman standing in front of a mural wall.

Paw reflects on her life from childhood, to fleeing her homeland and becoming a refugee, to now serving those who share similar path with her.

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What I’ll Remember: Interning at WRQC

November 7, 2022

Sloane wraps up her time by sharing what she’s learned during interning across multiple programs at World Relief Quad Cities.…

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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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Quad Cities staff welcoming new arrivals.

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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Quad Cities staff members in front of a mural wall.

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: 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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Press Releases

Integral Alliance calls for more attention and collective action for Neglected Crises 

July 10, 2024

The Integral Alliance today released a report and held a press call imploring for collective action to address the needs of people in neglected crises

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Evangelical Leaders in Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina & Across the US to Presidential Candidates: Consider a Biblical Perspective on Immigration

January 11, 2024

Today, evangelical pastors and leaders from Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina joined a virtual press call convened by the Evangelical Immigration Table and World Relief, urging presidential candidates – of all parties – to commit to be guided by biblical principles as they approach the topic of immigration.

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Open Doors US & World Relief Warn Proposed Changes to U.S. Asylum Laws Could Imperil Persecuted Christians

December 15, 2023

Today, World Relief and Open Doors US published the 2023 “Closed Doors” report detailing the current state of religious persecution around the world and its connection to U.S. refugee resettlement and asylum policies. Read more here.

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World Relief & Open Doors US Release New Report on the Rise of Persecuted Christians & Global Displacement Around the World

September 21, 2023

Today, World Relief and Open Doors US published the 2023 “Closed Doors” report detailing the current state of religious persecution around the world and its connection to U.S. refugee resettlement and asylum policies. Read more here.

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African Church Leaders Appeal for PEPFAR Reauthorization

September 15, 2023

More than 350 African church leaders have appealed to Congress for the swift reauthorization of the President’s Emergency Program for…

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World Relief Responds to DACA Ruling, Calls on Congress to Grant a Permanent Pathway to Citizenship for Dreamers

September 14, 2023

BALTIMORE, September 13, 2023 – Today, Judge Andrew Hanen upheld his previous ruling that DACA was established unlawfully under the…

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