Refugee Resettlement

2018 YEAR IN REVIEW: Challenges, Heartbreak, and Resolve

Dec 26, 2018

2018 was a challenging year for HIAS as we continued our work of fighting for refugees and asylum seekers.
13 Dec

The Global Refugee Crisis and Jewish Values

Over the last year, the number of refugees and displaced people across the world has grown to more than 65 million – more than any time in recorded history. Because of our history and our values, the Jewish people have a unique connection to these most vulnerable people.

06 Dec

The 2nd Annual People's Hanukkah Party
Come celebrate the festival of lights, rededicate yourself to building a better world, and get your nosh on!
28 Nov

Resiliency in Action: How We Can Move Forward For Refugees
Join us for an overview of what HIAS does and how we assist refugees in the U.S. and globally. On the call, we will bring you up to speed on policies affecting refugees and asylum seekers, and share about how you can get involved in the months ahead.

An Open Letter to the Community from HIAS

Oct 29, 2018

The outpouring of love and support that we have received in recent days means a great deal to all of us at HIAS. We know emotions are still raw and the need to process is ongoing. We look forward to better days ahead and to working alongside you for that future. Thank you for keeping us in your thoughts and in your hearts.

New Software Does the Hard Work in Placing Refugees

Oct 18, 2018

New software developed with HIAS' help gives refugees better chance at finding jobs
09 Oct

NaTakallam’s 3-Year Anniversary Celebration

Join our partners at NaTakallam on October 9th for a Souk-style gathering featuring beer, wine, Arak cocktails, food from our favorite New York City vendors and more.

During the course of the night, you’ll get to participate in a live conversation session with a Syrian language partner in the Middle East as well as Venezuelan language partners in Costa Rica.

Tickets cover the cost of food, drinks, music, and the above. There will also be booths from HIAS and other NGOs and social enterprises working on refugee issues.

16 Oct

HIAS Action DC: Special Exhibition Tour at the U.S Holocaust Memorial Museum
Please join us for a private tour of a new special exhibition at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum, Americans and the Holocaust, followed by a discussion.
26 Oct

National Refugee Shabbat at Temple Beth Ami
Join HIAS and Temple Beth Ami as together we deepen our understanding of today’s global refugee crisis, connect to the national Jewish movement for refugees, celebrate local acts of welcome and recommit to putting our values into action.

Somali Teen Refugees Play to Win

Sep 21, 2018

Teenage Somali refugees play together as a brand new basketball team.