May 16, 2018
“There’s nothing more American than welcoming refugees—and nothing more Jewish.”
Jan 24, 2018
To help tell the story of the first year of the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program under the Trump Administration, HQ Trivia Host Scott Rogowsky lent his voice to a new HIAS video, A Year Later, the Fight Goes On.
Dec 05, 2017
HIAS' partner agency, Right to Protection, released a new documentary video retelling the stories of four refugees.
Aug 07, 2017
In the next few weeks, President Trump will announce the Presidential Determination for 2018. Learn why refugee supporters are pushing for a PD of at least 75,000 refugees.
Jul 20, 2017
Watch a new video shining a light on Ukraine's refugee and asylum seeker population.
Jun 20, 2017
Meet Kate and Melina, two Jewish women who started a supper club to help welcome Syrian refugees to their community.
Mar 21, 2017
Our local partners at Jewish Family Service of Buffalo & Erie County have partnered with Deaf Access Services to support a community of Deaf refugees. Watch our new video.
Jan 30, 2017
HIAS President and CEO Mark Hetfield discussed the Trump Administration's refugee ban on MSNBC with host Ari Melber on Sunday, January 29, 2017.
Dec 14, 2016
Experts, including HIAS President and CEO Mark Hetfield, discuss the role faith-based organizations have taken during the refugee crisis and the challenges of aiding and resettling refugees in the United States and abroad.
Sep 15, 2016
Ahead of two momentous summits on the global refugee crisis, HIAS CEO and Pres Mark Hetfield and VP of Policy and Advocacy Melanie Nezer briefed foreign press at the New York Foreign Press Center of the U.S. Dept. of State.