Refugee Resettlement

Refugee Resettlement

Mission: In cooperation with Catholic Charities, we adopt families for the first six months following their arrival from their country of origin, by providing support, furniture, household furnishings and other needed donations.

Agency served: Catholic Charities, Diocese of Charlotte

Volunteer opportunities:

  • Donate and/or collect furniture and household goods for apartments.
  • Welcoming visits to newly arrived refugees.
  • Teach English to refugees.
  • Drive refugees to doctor’s appointments, shopping, etc.

Time commitment of volunteers: Varies depending on type of service.

To volunteer or ask a question, contact Bill LaMay.

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