Take Action Now: Support our Refugee and Immigrant Communities!

Many have expressed questions about what will happen for refugees and immigrants with the new President-elect. There are many unknowns, but IRCO’s mission is unchanged. We will continue to welcome newcomers, protect their rights, and help them achieve safety, equality, justice and self-sufficiency in their transition to a dignified life. Here are some actions we can all take now to care for our communities:

DONATE
Support IRCO’s mission: www.irco.org/support/donate.html

VOLUNTEER
Help IRCO’s programs and clients: www.irco.org/support/volunteer.html

MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD
Call 1-866-940-2439 to tell your local, state and national elected leaders that you support refugee resettlement. Check legislative leaders in your area: www.usa.gov/elected-officials

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS
Educate yourself and your community: nationalimmigrationproject.org/tools.html

REPORT HARASSMENT
Report hate crimes: www.splcenter.org/reporthate

STAY INFORMED
Learn and teach others the facts about the U.S. Refugee Screening Process

TALK TO A LAWYER
Ask questions about your specific case: cliniclegal.org/directory

SIGN A PETITION
Tell the world you stand #WithRefugees: www.unhcr.org/refugeeday/us/

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