Supporting Refugee Families
A small group of members and staff from ACCA churches are working to educate the community and train the 25-30 volunteers who will support a family that will be resettling to our local community.
There will be a dinner and training for volunteers on Saturday, September 8, at Peace Lutheran Church.
volunteer information & cultural awareness training
Saturday, September 8, at peace Lutheran church
Registration is required for the meal.
5:00 to 5:30 p. m. Sign-in and light meal of Middle Eastern food (no charge for meal)
5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Panel presentations on Afghani culture, and challenges faced by SIV immigrant families. Presentations will be followed by Q & A, and information about volunteering for the local Good Neighbor Program.
Register for dinner by September 4. Email Amy Meli: firstname.lastname@example.org.