An unprecedented 65.6 million people globally have been forced from home – among them are nearly 22.5 million refugees, over half of whom are children. Refugees Welcome♥ is a dinner project where refugees and non-refugees break bread and break barriers. Anyone can host a dinner – organizations, businesses, individuals, groups of friends. All you need is an open heart and a big enough table. Interested? Keep reading.
Refugees Welcome dinners bring refugees and non-refugees together around a table to break bread and share stories.
Through connections he made at a Refugees Welcome dinner, a Yemeni youth activist applied and won a scholarship in NYC.
At one Refugees Welcome dinner, an asylum seeker met a creative marketer. They are now working together to launch a pop-up restaurant.
A Refugees Welcome themed Seder dinner in Southern California during the week of Passover raised money to feed 40 Syrian refugee families in the Beqaa Valley for a month.
Refugees Welcome♥ dinners are being hosted around the world