Episcopal Migration Ministries

Refugees face down some of the most dire and difficult circumstances imaginable, fleeing their countries to escape persecution, oppression, and war. Episcopal Migration Ministries welcomes refugees to peaceful homes and hopeful futures in the United States, partnering with faith groups, volunteers, community organizations, and many other local supporters to build a foundation for success for these new Americans. In its 2011 program year, Episcopal Migration Ministries and its network of local affiliate partners assisted more than 3,600 refugees from 34 countries. From the moment they arrive in their new communities, refugee clients receive care, hospitality, and assistance from professional affiliate staff and from the hundreds of generous church volunteers who welcome the stranger through this ministry each year.

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Episcopal Migration Ministries, the refugee resettlement agency of the Episcopal Church, invites participation in supporting its life-saving work through Stand To Support Refugees, a fundraising campaign to maintain a strong, viable...

After more than three decades serving as a model for successful resettlement and integration, the Episcopal Migration Ministries’ satellite office in Miami, Florida will close at the end of July 2017. The Rev. Canon E. Mark Stevenson,...

Episcopal Migration Ministries is hosting a one-hour free webinar, Love in Action: Episcopal Churches Welcome Refugees, on Wednesday, March 8 at 4 pm Eastern (3 pm Central/2 pm Mountain/1 pm Pacific/noon Alaska/11 am Hawaii). Participants...

Episcopal Migration Ministries and the Episcopal Church Office of Government Relations are sponsoring an important webinar to discuss the basic root causes of refugee crises and to examine critical questions such as: who is a refugee; how...

Throughout December, Episcopal Migration Ministries is offering weekly Advent Reflection videos available here, with a focus on the refugee resettlement work of the Episcopal Church. “We invite you into the journey of Advent with us, as...

Be sure to tune into the live webcast discussion, One United People: A Dialogue on Refugee Resettlement and Faithful Welcome, on Wednesday, September 14 hosted by Episcopal Migration Ministries.  A panel of refugee resettlement...

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During Advent, we are reminded of God’s abundant love in the mystery of the Incarnation –  that...

September 16-25 is national Welcoming Week, a time for all Americans to celebrate with our...

In 2000, the United Nations General Assembly established June 20 as World Refugee Day to...

In 2000, the United Nations General Assembly established June 20 as World Refugee Day to...

Through an innovative new partnership, Episcopal Migration Ministries, the refugee resettlement...

Married for 20 years, Wahab had a family, a peaceful home and a successful career. But the war...

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Since 2011, the number of unaccompanied immigrant children making the dangerous journey from Central America to the southern border of the United States has increased more than sevenfold, with arrivals potentially exceeding 60,000...

On August 13, 2014, Episcopal Migration Ministries and the Office of Justice and Advocacy Ministries hosted a webinar about the Central American migrant crisis on the southern border. This document shows the slides used in that...

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The following is a list of books and resources relevant to ARC's mission to serve refugees and displaced people. This list was compiled based on recommendations from ARC supporters, members of the ARC Board of Directors, and staff. Learn more about refugees and the work of ARC and share what you learn with friends. Shop for these books online or at your local bookseller.

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