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When was the last time you saw your child?

August 2, 2023 | Comments Off on When was the last time you saw your child?

If you are one of the thousands of Afghans who were separated from their families in the chaos of the Kabul Airport during the Afghan evacuation, the answer is 23 and ½ months, or about two years. My name is Anna Colby and I serve in our Immigration Legal Services department as an immigration lawyer.…

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9 Things You Need to Know About Private Sponsorship

February 2, 2023

On Thursday, January 19th, the Biden Administration announced a new private sponsorship program for refugees called The Welcome Corps. Through…

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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 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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