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September 18, 2018 | by Lisa Dumolt

The gift of education is the best thing to give refugees on the path to becoming self-sufficient, productive citizens. Volunteers who connect with a child or adult can literally change a life. We are grateful for our volunteers like Donmienne, herself a newcomer from Hong Kong, who dedicated hours of her time to help Paw, […]

September 12, 2018 | by Lisa Dumolt

RefugeeNet began in 1995 at St. Luke’s, North Park to provide supportive services to refugees during their adjustment to life in the U.S.  We have grown from a small committee of five people to a nonprofit corporation with a board of directors and an annual budget of $188,000 funded by donations and small grants. In […]

March 30, 2017 | by Lisa Dumolt

Refugee Net is proud to announce two new members of the 2017 Board of Directors – Naomi Madsen who attends St. Alban’s and Liz Mahon who attends St. Bartholomew’s. Naomi has vast experience working with refugees.  She founded and directed a resettlement agency affiliated with Church World Service (CWS), she worked as church involvement coordinator […]