Refugee/new Immigrant Befriender

Cause Areas


Wed Aug 31, 2016 - Fri Sep 01, 2017


Utah Health and Human Rights225 S. 200 E. Ste 250Salt Lake City, UT 84111


Directly assist Utah Health and Human Rights individuals resettle and adjust to life in Utah by becoming their friend! Befrienders mentor UHHR individuals (refugees/new immigrants) and help them learn about American culture, develop skills for daily tasks in Utah and gain access to public resources. Example free or low cost activities of befrienders and UHHR individuals include public library visits, public art or music events, navigating trips on the TRAX, visits to the farmers market, etc. Approximately 6-8 hours a month commitment for 4 month minimum.


Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18

Report this opportunity

Report this opportunity

Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.