Sweet Liberty Bake Sale
Apr
1
12:00 pm12:00

Sweet Liberty Bake Sale

Come eat cookies, kolaches and more at Axelrad to support Refugee Services of Texas! All profits will be donated to RST - an organization "Guided by the principles of human compassion and dignity, Refugee Services of Texas welcomes refugees, immigrants, and other displaced peoples and supports them in integrating and thriving in their new communities." 

Thanksgiving
Nov
23
Nov 24

Thanksgiving

All RST offices are closed in observance of Thankgiving.

Dec
22
Dec 25

Christmas

All RST offices are closed in observance of Christmas.


Town Hall Meeting with Congressman John Culberson
Mar
25
3:00 pm15:00

Town Hall Meeting with Congressman John Culberson

Representative Culberson will be holding a public town hall. All of his constituents are invited to attend to ask questions and express their opinions on vital public issues.

TIME: 3:00pm - 4:30pm

LOCATION: Spring Branch Middle School, 1000 Piney Point Rd. Houston, TX 77024

Dallas Service Site Open House
Mar
25
10:00 am10:00

Dallas Service Site Open House

  • Refugee Services of Texas - Dallas

Join RST Dallas at our Open House and learn more about what we do and who we serve! There will be activities for kids, free health screenings for our clients, and information on some of our community partners. 

Pet a Pal!
Mar
24
11:00 am11:00

Pet a Pal!

  • University of Texas Student Activity Center

https://www.facebook.com/events/763702197117808/

Know Your Rights Session
Mar
17
Mar 18

Know Your Rights Session

  • For the City Center (Ridgetop Room)

The session will focus on the most recent executive order and how it affects refugees and green card holders here in the U.S., those interested in traveling outside the U.S., and questions regarding family reunification options.

The session is held weekly at the same time and location and is open to the public. Please feel free to share this information with your community. Interpretation in Arabic will be available. Please contact RST for other language needs.

 

 

InSolidarity - Candlelight Vigil Against Hate
Mar
16
7:00 pm19:00

InSolidarity - Candlelight Vigil Against Hate

  • Thanksgiving Square

Supporters can come out and stand with those affected by the new Executive Order regarding immigrants and refugees as well as those who have received threats or who have been victims of hate crimes. This vigil will be held to send the message that we will not forget those whose lives have been impacted and we will not back down from this fight.

InSolidarity - Postcards of Love
Mar
12
6:00 pm18:00

InSolidarity - Postcards of Love

  • 32 Highland Park Village Dallas, TX, 75205 United States

Come write post cards filled with positive, loving statements to show our support to the Dallas Jewish Community Center, and the Dallas Jewish community at large, in light of the recent bomb threats and vandalism.

Weekly Witness with Texas Impact
Feb
6
12:00 pm12:00

Weekly Witness with Texas Impact

Location:

Murchison Chapel at First United Methodist Church

1201 Lavaca Street

Austin, TX 78701

Texas Impact will hold a short, focused advocacy training in Murchison Chapel at First United Methodist Church, Austin. RST's Chris Kelley will present timely, insider information on Immigrants, Refugees and Human Trafficking as well as updates and next steps on other issues that are on the legislative agenda. 

Following the training, participants will make scheduled or unscheduled legislative visits with their own legislators and other key members, and sometimes attend committee meetings or take advantage of other timely opportunities.

Refugee Resettlement in Texas - Panel Discussion
Feb
3
10:00 am10:00

Refugee Resettlement in Texas - Panel Discussion

  • 1100 Congress Avenue Austin, TX, 78701 United States

Join Refugee of Services of Texas' CEO Aaron Rippenkroeger at the Texas State Capitol Building to discuss the refugee resettlement process, national security considerations, community support for refugees, refugee contributions to Texas. 

Leonard Cohen Tribute Night
Jan
22
Jan 23

Leonard Cohen Tribute Night

  • Cheer Up Charlies

The Nothing Song presents a Leonard Cohen Tribute Night at Cheer Up Charlies with local talent covering their favorite Cohen tunes! All proceeds from the door will go towards RST Austin to help welcome refugees.

Performances by: Moving Panoramas, Star Parks, Grace Rowland Park, Ali Ditto, She Sir, Matthew Squires, Boonesboro, Summer Swells Palo Duro and Some Say Leland

https://www.facebook.com/events/350689858630092/

*Poster created by Jaime Zuverza

Women's March
Jan
21
11:00 am11:00

Women's March

  • 1100 Congress Avenue Austin, TX, 78701 United States

RST is a proud partner organization of the Women's March on ATX. Vibrant and diverse communities are the strength of our country that contribute in a multitude of different forms. Join RST at the state capitol to demonstrate solidarity and support the protection of rights, safety, health, and family. For more information about the march click here: https://marchonaustin.com/about/

Dec
28
4:00 pm16:00

RST Event

RST Event in Austin Here

Address

XXXX Street Name

City, TX, 00000

Meet in the crestview room