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ORGANIZATION: World Relief DuPage/Aurora

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 55 people are interested

Loneliness is one of the greatest challenges refugees face in America, so good friends are greatly in need. Get to know a refugee family and help them adapt to America by providing consistent friendship and cultural empowerment.

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About World Relief DuPage/Aurora

Location:

191 S. Gary Avenue, Carol Stream, IL 60188, US

Mission Statement

World Relief-DuPage works with churches, businesses, and individual volunteers to wholistically assist refugees, immigrants, and members of their communities to be fully functioning, integrated participants in society.

Description

Our work consists of refugee resettlement, community-based ESL (English as a Second Language), mental health services, and immigrant legal services, employment counseling, and more. We work with volunteers from all walks of life from college students to retirees. If you want to help the refugees and immigrants in your community, we can help you connect with them.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Immigrants & Refugees
Community, Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Carol Stream, IL 60188

(41.91942,-88.13402)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Adult Education
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 19
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour weekly minimum for 4-6 months.

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