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Host a refugee as part of a Good Neighbor Team, World Relief, Chicago, Illinois

Organization: World Relief
Contact Name: Kathryn Waldron
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 3507 W. Lawrence Ave.
Chicago, Illinois  60625  
United States
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Meet a refugee at the airport when they first land in the United States. Commit to weekly visits at a refugee's new home during their first four months in the United States, providing friendship and guidance regarding American customs and Chicago services. While times are flexible, we generally ask volunteers to commit to 2 hours a week for 4 months. Please email resetcoordchi@wr.org for more information.
Initially Posted: 10/02/2013
Last Updated: 07/22/2016

(this opportunity is not scheduled for a specific date)