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2301 'O' St.Lincoln, NE 68510


Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska (LFS) welcomes hundreds of refugees to Nebraska every year. Newly-arrived refugees need support for daily tasks such as shopping, connecting to others in their new community and learning financial literacy. As a sponsor you will act as a guide, friend, and advocate for newly-arrived refugees in becoming self-sufficient in a timely period. Possible sponsorship opportunities include, shopping aid, set up, airport pick ups, and in home weekly visits.

Sponsor organizations can be volunteers of faith communities, non-profit organizations, businesses, etc. that provide resources and mentoring to newly arrived refugee families in Lincoln.

If you are a group looking to sponsor a refugee family, please contact Parker Cook at pcook@lfsneb.org for more information.


  • Mentoring
  • Networking
  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Advocacy

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekly 1-2 hours for a commitment of 90 days.

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