Skip to content

Celebrating our Employee of the Year for 2021, Kara Hernandez

By aray | January 7, 2022 | Comments Off on Celebrating our Employee of the Year for 2021, Kara Hernandez

Read below to learn more about Kara’s journey to World Relief, and how she continues to bless our staff, clients, and community! As we look forward to welcoming more immigrant, refugee, and survivor neighbors in this new year, we still take time to reflect on the hard work of our team from the previous one.…

Refugee family settles in Winston-Salem after long journey from Afghanistan.

By aray | January 3, 2022 | Comments Off on Refugee family settles in Winston-Salem after long journey from Afghanistan.

Recent arrival and client of World Relief Triad, Ali Rahmani shares his story about his journey from Afghanistan. World Relief Triad works to integrate refugees and immigrants, like Ali, in their transition to the United States. But this is not the client’s first time being displaced. The first time, he said, was when he was…

God tells us to welcome the stranger. It’s time to give immigrants a path to citizenship

By aray | December 14, 2021 | Comments Off on God tells us to welcome the stranger. It’s time to give immigrants a path to citizenship

Graham Aitken, Pastor of Mobilization and Outreach at The Heart in Boone, NC, speaks on his experience as an immigrant coming to the United States as a kid, and why the Evangelical Christian should care for the stranger. Now a pastor in Boone, North Carolina, Aitken is grateful for his opportunity to become a permanent…

Resettled: One Woman’s Journey Beyond Rebuilding

By aray | December 9, 2021 |
Resettled: One Woman’s Journey Beyond Rebuilding

As the number of refugees arriving in the U.S. continues to increase in the coming months, we invite you to partner with us as we welcome them. Today, we’re excited to give you a glimpse at the lasting change that can happen when we move together. A Crossing of Paths At World Relief, we’re honored…

Receiving to Give: Agali’s Story

By aray | November 29, 2021 | Comments Off on Receiving to Give: Agali’s Story

As a client of World Relief and recipient of locally raised funds, Agali realizes the impact that the community had in shaping his story. The Hopeful Journey Following his arrival to the United States on September 27th, Agali didn’t know when he would work again. Settling in the United States consumed the next month of his and…

Benjamin Marsh: A plea for the Dreamers

By aray | November 11, 2021 | Comments Off on Benjamin Marsh: A plea for the Dreamers

Local pastor and guest columnist, Benjamin Marsh, shares his thoughts about those who face the crisis of impermanence in immigration. As a pastor to a community of immigrants, Benjamin Marsh is very passionate about those who were brought to America as children having a pathway to citizenship. These individuals, termed “Dreamers,” have been shielded and…

Todd Unzicker and Adam Clark: Christians must heed the call to welcome Afghan refugees and other vulnerable immigrants

By aray | November 9, 2021 | Comments Off on Todd Unzicker and Adam Clark: Christians must heed the call to welcome Afghan refugees and other vulnerable immigrants

By Todd Unzicker and Adam Clark // Todd Unzicker, executive director-treasure of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina and Adam Clark, director of World Relief Durham, spoke out about the importance of welcoming incoming Afghan arrivals and others who will resettle in North Carolina within the upcoming weeks and months. “More than 1,000 Afghans…

The Triad prepares to welcome nearly 1200 Afghan evacuees

By aray | November 2, 2021 | Comments Off on The Triad prepares to welcome nearly 1200 Afghan evacuees

World Relief Triad, a nonprofit group that assists refugees, says the Triad is expecting to host about 150 evacuees, 30-40 of which will be coming to Winston-Salem. World Relief Triad is excited to report that we are officially welcoming Afghan arrivals. As one of the many agencies welcoming nearly 1,200 afghan evacuees in the coming…

‘We need the community to surround them’: Triad resettlement agencies prepare to help people who fled Afghanistan

By aray | November 2, 2021 | Comments Off on ‘We need the community to surround them’: Triad resettlement agencies prepare to help people who fled Afghanistan

Arrivals to the Triad area from Afghanistan will be welcomed by World Relief Triad. Our Executive Office Director, Rob Cassell, spple on behalf of World Relief Triad’s involvement as an agency accepting Afghan parolees. Various resettlement agencies across the Triad have been made aware of the possible arrivals. Those from Afghanistan are referred to as…

Triad agencies say they’ll help Afghan arrivals.

By aray | October 20, 2021 | Comments Off on Triad agencies say they’ll help Afghan arrivals.

World Relief Triad’s office director speaks on behalf of nonprofit in response to Afghan crisis. As the U.S. prepare to welcome Afghan evacuees, World Relief Triad is one of the many agencies listed as an agency welcoming to Afghan parolees. There is no clear number from Governor Cooper’s office, but agencies are preparing. Additionally, there…

Site Designed and Developed by 5by5 - A Change Agency