Last week, 70 former refugees and 15 migrants and Lutheran pastors convened for the 2015 Migrant and Refugee Leadership Academy: three days of intensive training, advocacy, and action planning in Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Participants came from 33 states representing 22 countries of... more
Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service has walked alongside migrants and refugees as they have built new lives in America since 1939. Through our work, LIRS and Lutherans across the country have learned to respond to specific, targeted needs and address the immediate challenges newcomers... more
This post is part of the Community Support Network Newsletter. Subscribe to the email newsletter here. Read the archives here.
Dear Community Support Partners and Friends,
It was such a joy to see all of you at the convening in Chicago, and as always we are continuously... more