Cadena volunteer Josias Karmon helps load luggage onto a vehicle in front of a temporary housing center for refugees from Ukraine in Ptak Warsaw Expo ahead of their flight to Spain on May 27, 2022 in Nadaryzn, Poland.

Volunteers Come To Help Ukrainians From Far and Wide

Jul 19, 2022

Mexican volunteers from HIAS partner organization, CADENA, are helping Ukrainian refugees in Poland.

WATCH: A Warm Welcome for Refugees in Tulsa

Dec 21, 2021

When a Tulsa synagogue approached HIAS to become a resettlement partner, it didn’t make immediate sense. But this inclusive, non-denominational Tulsa community works differently from most synagogue congregations.

Looking Back, Giving Back: A HIAS Volunteer Pays Forward

Apr 19, 2021

Twenty years ago Inna Zubashko came to the U.S. from Ukraine. HIAS gave Inna the time and the tools to learn English and prepare for entering the workforce. Now she's giving back.

Welcoming Refugees, One Word At A Time

HIAS volunteer and English tutor Carol Barker has developed strong bonds with Larissa Lakouetene, a resettled refugee from the Central African Republic.

Volunteers Allow HIAS' New York Clients to Weather the Pandemic

Aug 26, 2020

HIAS volunteers help with everything refugees and refugee seekers need to live stable lives, from providing for basic needs to career mentorship and English tutoring.

When Refugees Need Help, HIAS Volunteers Step Up

Jun 09, 2020

More than 1,700 volunteers help HIAS clients get the services they need to thrive in the United States.

No--Thank You! Recognizing HIAS Volunteers

Jul 15, 2019

The people who help HIAS to function at its best are the people who give: of their time, their skills, and their hard work.

Small and Mighty: Utah Assembly Shows Strength and Welcome

May 30, 2019

The recent Jews for Refugees Assembly in Salt Lake City helped people to learn more about refugee issues in their local area and to raise their voice together as part of the broader American Jewish movement for refugees.

Girl Scout Looks Out for Refugees

Apr 25, 2019

Radha Carollo, a Girl Scout, has helped refugees in many ways--and she wants you to do the same.

Volunteer Spotlight: Teaching English and So Much More

Mar 22, 2019

Neal Smith, a HIAS volunteer, uses his English skills to support refugee clients.