Stories tagged: World Relief Spokane
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 10:50 a.m.
World Relief hosts world music concert to benefit refugees
World Relief Spokane will host a benefit concert Friday to showcase music from around the world while raising funds for their work supporting refugees.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 12, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
Refugees share their stories at packed Spokane rally
After a week in which President Donald Trump tweeted about
Sat., June 18, 2016, 5:46 p.m.
Refugees take citizenship oath in Spokane during celebration
A few hundred of the many refugees who now call Spokane home gathered in Liberty Park on a cool and blustery Saturday morning for a celebration hosted by World Relief …
Sat., Sept. 12, 2015
Resettling refugees takes time, resources
Images of Syrian refugees streaming into Europe have dominated the news for the past week, but the crisis is more than a European issue. World Relief Spokane settled 527 refugees …
Thu., Dec. 6, 2012
Classes prepare those seeking U.S. citizenship
How many amendments does the U.S. Constitution have? How many voting members are there in the U.S. House of Representatives? Who does a U.S. senator represent? These are just three …
Fri., Aug. 17, 2012
Many Spokane employers happy to hire refugees
Upon arriving in the U.S. from Ukraine, Max Baron and his family faced obstacles many refugees do on their way to self-sufficiency. “It was a completely new life,” he said. …