Refugee Sponsorship - Omaha

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Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska

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

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 Omaha.

If you are a group looking to sponsor a refugee family, please contact Jennifer Gentle at jgentle@lfsneb.org

Please fill out our application through this link: http://bttr.im/wc1b5

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Advocacy & Human Rights Community Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1941 South 42nd StreetSuite 402Omaha, NE 68105

(41.240627,-95.97516)
 

SKILLS

  • Networking
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Advocacy

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Weekly for a commitment of 90 days.

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