During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More

Refugee Services of Texas, Inc. (Austin)

Cause Area

  • Advocacy & Human Rights
  • Community
  • Employment
  • Immigrants & Refugees
  • International

Location

500 E St Johns Ave #1.280, Austin, TX 78752Austin, TX 78752 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Guided by principles of human compassion and dignity, Refugee Services of Texas is committed to providing quality services for refugees and other displaced persons. Working in partnership with businesses and volunteers, we provide our clients with resources, referrals, education and guidance to support them in integrating and thriving in their new community.

Description

Founded in 1978, Refugee Services of Texas (RST) is a not-for-profit social service agency dedicated to providing assistance to refugees and other displaced persons fleeing persecution based on race, religion, nationality, political opinion, or membership in a particular social group - as well as to the communities that welcome them. RST provides services to hundreds of refugees, asylees, survivors of human trafficking, and related vulnerable populations from over 30 different countries of origin each year.

Reviews

Would you recommend Refugee Services of Texas, Inc. (Austin)?
1 review Write a review
by Cindy Z. (July 28, 2010)
The variety of volunteer opportunities is tremendous and the willingness to create a project for a group is commendable. If you have a skill or interest, chances are Refugee Services of Texas, Austin, will be able to find something rewarding for you to do.

Report this organization