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9 Things You Need to Know About Private Sponsorship

February 2, 2023 |
Heart graphic overlay refugee family dinner table

On Thursday, 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…

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World Relief Urges Congress to Protect Dreamers After Appeals Court Decision Leaves Future of DACA Program In Doubt

World Relief Sacramento Announces New Office Director, Mark Dandenaeu

June 21, 2022

June 21, 2022 CONTACT:Audrey Gardenaudrey.garden@pinkston.co571-405-1606 SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Today, Mark Dandeneau was announced as the new office director of World…

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The Gift of Friendship – Welcome Club for Refugee Students

February 18, 2022

The little moments that create welcoming communities can make the largest impact in the life of a refugee child. As…

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Finding Hope in “DACA” – Interview with Jazmin

January 19, 2022

Creating belonging happens in so many ways in Sacramento.   Jazmin grew up believing she wouldn’t have the opportunity to graduate…

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What is “DACA” ?

January 12, 2022

by Anna Colby Staff Attorney, World Relief Sacramento “DACA.” The word gets thrown around in the news all the time,…

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Welcome Afghans Event

October 15, 2021

Toba’s idea was simple: give hot meals to Afghan families. “They say the smallest act of kindness can make the…

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Sacramento Region To Host Thousands Of Afghan Refugees

September 22, 2021

BY JENSEN RADER The U.S. continues to welcome waves of Afghan refugees and a large percentage of them are settling…

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