Feb 14, 2019
More than 50 people from around the country came to Washington, D.C., this week to advocate for refugees in the halls of the U.S. Congress.
Dec 26, 2018
2018 was a challenging year for HIAS as we continued our work of fighting for refugees and asylum seekers.
Nov 21, 2018
It’s pretty easy to come up with things about Thanksgiving: family, food, turkey, etc. But what if it’s your first Thanksgiving? What do you do?
Oct 31, 2018
Public figures went public on social media in support of HIAS.
Oct 30, 2018
This past weekend was unlike any other for the American Jewish community.
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.
Sep 18, 2018
NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with HIAS President and CEO Mark J. Hetfield about the Trump administration's newly proposed 30,000 cap on U.S. refugee admissions for the 2019 fiscal year.
Sep 18, 2018
The Trump Administration yesterday announced a proposed refugee resettlement ceiling of 30,000 for Fiscal Year 2019.
Sep 06, 2018
Watch Senior Vice President for Public Affairs Melanie Nezer's ELI Talk called “The Ground Beneath My Children’s Feet: Refugees and the Jewish Story."
Aug 16, 2018
Today HIAS sent a letter signed by 36 national Jewish organizations to President Trump urging him to allow at least 75,000 refugees to be admitted to the United States in 2019.