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How it Started, How it’s Growing: World Relief Sacramento’s Welcome Club

February 10, 2021 | Comments Off on How it Started, How it’s Growing: World Relief Sacramento’s Welcome Club

In 2018, World Relief Sacramento volunteers Becca and Luke Voight began connecting with refugee youth at a local park. What started as an informal gathering has now grown into a robust program called The Welcome Club.  The Welcome Club partners with four area elementary schools to serve upwards of 100 students. Itoffers space for immigrant kids to ‘just be…

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The Lion Men of Afghanistan

November 12, 2018

SACRIFICE AND THE COSTS OF THE REFUGEE SLOWDOWN “As long as I am alive and breathing, you will be okay,”…

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The Power of an Idea: Ara’s Story

August 17, 2018

“My name is Ara. I am 37 years old, and I am from Afghanistan.” She wears a floral print blouse and…

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DACA Renewal Services: Needed Relief in Uncertain Times

July 31, 2018

In July, the Immigration Legal Services (ILS) program offered DACA renewal services for the first time to over 60 individuals…

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Volunteer Appreciation Block Party

May 15, 2018

We hosted a volunteer appreciation block party, transforming the nondescript alley behind our office into a festive space decked out…

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World Relief Sacramento Launching Immigration Legal Services

August 8, 2017

Where do you go if your sister in your home country is being persecuted for her faith? If a teenage…

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