July 13, 2018

By now you have probably heard of immigrant families being separated at the U.S.-Mexico border. Given the complex environment, we have set up a national "Family Reunification Fund" which will give us flexibility to respond as the situation changes. 

Send Legal Help to the Border

July 3, 2018

 

We are often asked by people we meet, "What can my family and I do to help refugees and immigrants who have fled here?" 

Here are 3 simple things you can do right now:

1. Advocate

Speak up with those who don't yet have the right to vote. Speak to those with the power to change policy and create action.

 

June 26, 2018

***FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE***
June 26, 2018

CONTACT: 
Scott Ellis
253-228-4613
sellis@wr.org

World Relief Seattle Laments SCOTUS Decision to Uphold Travel Ban

Seattle, WA  This morning, the Supreme Court announced a decision on the most recent version of President Trump’s executive order restricting travel from individuals from seven particular countries, five of which are Muslim-majority countries. In a 5-4, decision, the court allows the travel restrictions for these particular countries to remain in effect.

June 11, 2018

Contact:

Solveig Haugen

Cell: 571-271-6600 shaugen@wr.org

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

June 19, 2018

 

World Relief’s SEA-TRI-KAN bike ride for refugee employment kicks off June 20th

 

What: A festive, community send-off for a 5-day, 400-mile ride across Washington state to support refugee employment programs.

When: Wednesday, June 20th, 9:30 a.m.

Where: Hogan Park

24400 Russell, RD

Kent, WA 98032

 

More about the Kickoff event: