Recent Media Coverage

KUT
3/23/2017
Refugee Groups In Austin Navigate Resettlement Program's Uncertain Future

KERA News
3/22/2017
SMU Town Hall On Refugee Crisis Brings Together Politicians, Community

 

NY Times
3/2/2017
Welcome Refugees, Churches Say in a Public Challenge to Trump 

 

Business Insider
2/11/2017
'I don't know how much harder it can get': What it takes to go from refugee to American

Business Insider
2/1/2017
The chance an American will be killed by a foreign-born refugee is 1 in 3.64 billion

The Texas Tribune
1/30/2017
Hope turns to heartache for Texas volunteers looking to help refugees

Trib Talk
1/29/2017
Why President Trump is Wrong About Refugees

Nonprofit Quarterly
10/3/2016
Texas Opts Out of Refugee Program but Nonprofits and Volunteers Will Bridge the Gap

Texas Tribune
9/30/2016
Ignoring Anti-Refugee Rhetoric, Texans Rush to Help in Resettlement

Public Radio International
 9/8/2016
 Helping Syrian refugees is the Christian thing to do, say these church leaders

Texas Standard
8/31/2016

Thanks to Refuee Program, El Salvadoran Family Reunites

Austin American-Statesman
7/23/2016
A safe, legal way for children from Central America to get to the U.S.

Austin American-Statesman
7/4/2016
Lake Travis students spread hope through 'Me to We' projects

Houston Chronicle
6/19/2016
Her 'name' almost snags refugee's journey to Houston

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
6/18/2016
Forth Worth refugee community honors World Refugee Day 2016

CW 33 News Fix
6/18/2016
Home, Sweet Home: Refugees Celebrate New Life

News Channel 25
6/18/2016
Amarillo refugee multicultural day

Amarillo Globe News
6/17/2016
World Refugee Day observed today in Amarillo

Fox 7 Austin
6/5/2016
Hundreds attends first Austin Refugee Day Festival

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
4/27/2016
Syrian crisis inspires Fort Worth teens to help refugees

The Texas Observer
4/11/2016
The Strangers Next Door

The Austinite
3/8/2016
Safe Haven: What Happens When Syrian Refugees Come To Austin

Austin Chronicle
2/5/2016
Refugee debate in Texas continues

News Channel 9 El Paso
1/22/2016
Senate Votes Down Bill To Increase Security Checks For Refugees

KVUE
01/14/2016
New unit to fight human trafficking in Texas

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
12/19/201

Congolese refugee family starts new life in Forth Worth

The Dallas Morning News
11/25/2015
Point Person: Our Q&A with Aaron Rippenkroeger

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
11/25/2015
Refugees in Fort Worth learn about Thanksgiving traditions

KVUE
11/23/2015
Refugee service providers push back against Syrian ban

KXAN
11/23/2015
Local Leaders: We will pick up the tab for refugees if State backs out

Austin American-Statesman
11/23/2015

Austin Mayor Steve Adler joins White House call on Syrian Refugees

Houston Chronicle
11/21/2015
For Syrian refugee in Houston, feeling of safety stripped away

DFW WFAA
11/17/2015
Syrian Refugees Face Uncertain Future in Texas

Dallas Morning News
11/16/2015
Aaron C. Rippenkroeger: Why Gov Greg Abbott is wrong on Syrian refugees

KXAN
11/6/2015
Syrian refugee family settles in Austin

Texas Public Radio
11/3/2015

More Cuban Migrants are Entering the U.S This Way

The Huffington Post
10/28/2015
Refugees Will Arrive In The U.S. Needing Mental Healthcare. They Probably Won't Get It.

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
10/25/2015

North Texas immigrants, refugees rely heavily on faith

KWBU
10/21/2015
As Syrian Refugees Look to Resettle, Texas Could Become Home

NBC News
10/13/2015

Refugees Will Arrive In The U.S. Needing Mental Healthcare. They Probably Won't Get It.
'It Will Be Better': Burmese Refugees Struggle on Road to America

KXAN Austin
10/5/2015
Two organizations in Austin will host Syrian refugees

Texas Standard
10/5/2015
How one Texas company is helping refugees in Europe

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
9/30/2015
Refugees find a haven in North Texas

The Daily Texan
9/30/2015
The Texan Talks: student involvement in refugee rights and resettlement

My High Plains - KAMR
9/25/2015
Amarillo Reaches Out to Refugees

The Eagle, Bryan-College Station
9/24/2015
Houston is a magnet for refugees

VoiceBox Media
9/21/2015
Central American minors underrepresented in court

One News Page
9/18/2015
Texans Prepare for Syrian Refugees

Amarillo Globe-News
9/16/2015
Syrian refugee influx not likely to immediately impact Amarillo

KERA News
9/16/2015
Resettlement Agency Believes Texas Can Accommodate More Syrian Refugees

Everything Lubbock
9/15/2015
Texans Prepare for Syrian Refugees

International Business Times
9/15/2015
Syrian Refugees US Obama Policy 2015: How Middle East Asylum Seekers Resettle in America

KTRH AM 740
9/15/2015
Texas Preparing for Syrian Refugees

Houston Chronicle
9/14/2015
From a Burundi massacre to self-sufficiency in Houston

The Texas Tribune
9/13/2015
Texas Could See Increase in Syrian Refugees

Houston Chronicle
9/13/2015
Greater Houston resettles more refugees than any other American city

Fort Worth Star-Telegram
9/12/2015
Displaced by bombings, Syrian family finds peace in Fort Worth

Austin American-Statesman
9/12/2015
Rippenkroeger: Texas should welcome Syrian refugees

The Dallas Morning News
9/11/2015
Wes Magruder: Refugee images shook us awake. Now it's time to do something.

Fox 4 News
9/10/2015
Agencies prepare for arrival of Syrian refugees

Univision
September 9, 2015
Familia siria encuentra refugio in Houston

Houston Chronicle
September 7, 2015
Coming to Houston, not knowing a soul

ABC 13
September 5, 2015
Syrian Refugees Move to Houston to Escape Brutal Regime in Homeland

Houston Chronicle
August 31, 2015
City of Refugees: How Houston became a resettlement magnet

Greenlights
August 20, 2015
2015 Award Categories and Finalists

Austin Refugee Newsletter - August 2015
August 17, 2015
Refugee Services of Texas Expands Immigration Services

Amarillo Globe-News
August 10, 2015
Refugees given opportunity for 'a second life'

San Antonio Current
August 4, 2015
Hard Work: Skilled Refugees Face Hurdles To Ply Their Trade In U.S.

Hill Country News
June 25, 2015
Central Texas mother takes on worldwide slavery problem

Laredo Morning Times
June 22, 2015
World Refugee Day allows people to recognize contributions of refugees

KVUE News
June 20, 2015
World Refugee Day in Austin

KXAN News
June 20, 2015
24 refugees sworn in as U.S. citizens on World Refugee Day

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
June 20, 2015
Letter: Celebrate hope and optimism of refugees

Corpus Christi Caller Times
June 20, 2015
Letter: Celebrate World Refugee Day

The Monitor
June 19, 2015
LETTERS: On World Refugee Day, Donna ISD and bicycle etiquette

KERA News
June 16, 2015
Refugees Jump Financial Hurdles To Start Over In America

WGEM News
May 29, 2015
Fort Madison High School establishes Alumni Hall of Honor

El Mundo
February 19, 2015
Programa de refugiados para centramericanos

Houston Chronicle
January 28, 2015
Tempest-tossed : Like immigrants before them, Syrian refugees seek a new home in Houston.

My High Plains
January 28, 2015
Moore County Refugee Workshop


Connect Amarillo
January 28, 2015
Moore County hosts third annual Refugee Conference

News Channel 10
January 28, 2015
Moore County holds 3rd Annual Refugee Conference

News Channel 10
November 15, 2014
Helping refugees make Amarillo home

CCTV - AMERICA
November 7, 2014
Looser travel restrictions bring more Cubans to US

The Wall Street Journal
October 28th, 2014
Cuban Wave Arrives by Land

The Dallas Morning News
October 11th, 2014
Vickery Meadow neighborhood is 'melting pot of America'

The Monitor
September 6, 2014
Nobody is allowed to cry alone

The Daily Texan
September 4, 2014
Organization connects students with Austin's refugee population

The Living Church
August 26, 2014
Defend the Sojourner

FOX 7 Good Day Austin
May 14, 2014
Hope Through Health

KTBC-FOX
May 13, 2014
Austin area clinic helps trafficking victims

Telemundo Austin
May 13, 2014
Clínica de Austin ofrece recursos a víctimas de tráfico humano

FOX 7
May 13, 2014
Hope Through Health funding

News Channel 10
February 26, 2014
Refugees in the Panhandle learning English to succeed

The New York Times
February 20, 2014
Amarillo Struggles to Handle Influx of Refugees

Texas Medical Association
February 13, 2014
TMA Foundation Awards Group That Helps Refugees Get Health Care

KUT News From Austin, Texas
February 8, 2014
Refugees in Texas Face Hurdles Signing Up for Obamacare Plans

KAMR-NBC4
February 7, 2014
Refugee Population Growing too Quickly in Amarillo

The University of Texas at Austin School of Social Work
February 5, 2014
Hope through Health Clinic with CommUnityCare Recognized by TAASA

KEYE TV
January 22, 2014
Battle Against Human Trafficking Continues...

French Morning Texas (French-language online magazine)
January 9, 2014
Les réfugiés francophones affluent au Texas

International Organization for Migration
December 6, 2013
IOM Rwanda expects to resettle 1,500 Congolese refugees in 2014

The Eagle
November 30, 2013
Non-English-speaking parents helped by students

Austin American-Statesman
November 27, 2013
Qusay Hussein: Blinded by bomb, Iraqi refugee seeks to counsel others

Bloomberg
October 11, 2013
Shutdown Strands Refugees Seeking Asylum

KUT News from Austin, Texas
October 8, 2013
Another Casualty of Government Shutdown: Texas-Bound Refugees

Church World Service
October 8, 2013
Faith Leaders Kick Off Day of Action for Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Washington Examiner
October 8, 2013
VIDEO: Faith leaders urge lawmakers to take up immigration reform

KUT News from Austin, Texas
July 30, 2013
What You Should Know About Austin's Newest Neighbors: The Congolese

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