I was able to pick up and drop off all my donations for the Refugee Empowerment Program yesterday! I was so blessed to have more donations than I had expected! It was amazing and I’m looking forward to continuing this relationship with REP in the future.
“To empower refugees and immigrants in Memphis, TN by offering high-quality, tailored programming that encourages, educates, and equips individuals, families, and the community.” This is the mission statement of the Refugee Empowerment Program, or REP, which I’ve been working with for my senior project. This program has worked diligently to fulfill their mission. One studentContinue reading “The Refugee Empowerment Program”
A couple days after a particularly long meeting (long both mentally and in actual time) between the seniors and teachers, I received a list of resources about refugees and the Syrian refugee crisis. I have found these articles interesting and helpful. https://www.rescue.org/article/migrants-asylum-seekers-refugees-and-immigrants-whats-difference The above article explains the differences between refugees, asylum seekers, immigrants, and migrants.Continue reading “Resources I Used For My Senior Project”