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World Relief Seattle is pleased to announce our
We Belong event on October 15th, 2021
at the Bellevue Hilton and online.


This year's event has options to join virtually or in-person, as well as small group experiences with the From Home to Home exhibit the week leading up to the event.

In-Person Event Celebration

Come learn more about the work of World Relief Seattle and raise funds needed to continue to build community that welcomes and empowers refugees and asylees in Western Washington. 

Who: Guests must be 21 years and older. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination will be required. We will be following all COVID event guidelines.

What: A lovely night out, a chance to wear your formal attire at cocktail hour, a multi course dinner, reception and raffle. Partially-guided tours of our experiential From Home to Home exhibit centered around the experience of refugees and asylees arriving to the United States.

When: October 15th, 2021

  • 5:30pm-6:45pm Check-in, cocktail hour, From Home to Home exhibit. Plan for at least 30 minutes to visit the exhibit.
  • 7:00pm Dinner/Program


Where: Hilton Bellevue | 300 112th Ave SE | Bellevue, WA 98004

Self-parking available at the hotel.

How: Click here to purchase your tickets for the in-person event.


Virtual Event

For those too far or not quite ready to attend in person, click here to reserve your spot virtually.

Email instructions will follow with login info.

From Home to Home exhibit visit prior to the event recommended, but not required.


From Home to Home exhibit visits, October 11-15

Guests ages 12 and up may tour the From Home to Home exhibit for $100 the week before the event as part of a small, socially distanced group. COVID-19 vaccination record required for each attendee.

Visit From Home to Home followed by Q&A with World Relief staff while enjoying chai and samosas. Purchase your tickets here and we'll contact you to schedule your visit, or email for more info.

Welcomed | Rooted | Empowered

World Relief Seattle opened its doors to the first wave of refugees from Southeast Asia in 1979. Today, thousands of people have had their lives changed: both by being welcomed and by opening their homes and lives to welcome others.

The refugees and immigrants we serve display incredible resilience as they take difficult jobs, learn a new language & culture, and even navigate the citizenship process--all to put down roots so that they and their children will thrive. Your generosity makes this possible.

While building a future for themselves and with your partnership, these families have also been empowered to give back. Our communities are enriched by new cultures, new ideas, new businesses, and new leaders. Having been shown incredible hospitality in a time of need, each of them--each of us--turns and extends hospitality to others.

Join us this October as we celebrate the empowering work of World Relief in Western Washington and look toward an exciting future. 

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