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OVERVIEW OF VOLUNTEER TRAINING & ORIENTATION
The Welcome Home orientation, featuring founder, Dan Samuelson, is fast moving, involving and encouraging. Through story telling, practical information and easy-to-master how-tos you will get a feel for the refugee community in our neighborhood and learn some very easy to implement techniques for adding a foreign born family to your circle of friends.
Welcome Home Refugee and Immigrant Services equips and mobilizes people to become friends with their new neighbors.
The training is a user-friendly experience to gain a deeper understanding about the current status of refugees that will help participants identify opportunities to support refugees in their communities, and connect with others engaged in befriending our new neighbors.
- Instruction by Dan Samuelson, Director of Welcome Home
- Learn about refugees in our community
- Pathways to action for making a difference.
- Opportunitiy for free-will donations.
How will you benefit from this Welcome Home Seminar?
- A deeper understanding about the context of refugees in the Seattle area and the impacts of our local immigrant communities.
- Awareness of refugees’ challenges, opportunities and needs.
- Exposure to the key immigrant-related organizations and how to support them.
- Improved tools for leading action on behalf of refugees.
- Meaningful connections with other participations
Q: Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? Minimum age 16.
Q: What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event? Plenty of room for free parking.
Q: How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Of course! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Saturday, February 24, 2018 THANK YOU Lifeway Church, Federal Way
Saturday, January 27, 2018 THANK YOU Hillside Church, KENT
Saturday, September 23, 2017 THANK YOU Journey Church, Federal Way
Sunday August 27, 2017 THANK YOU Aurora Nazarene Church, Seattle
Sunday, July 9, 2017 THANK YOU Living Hope Nazarene Church,
Thanks to all who attended and especially to our first graduating class of volunteers now ready to make new friends!
A BIG THANK YOU TO THE MANY VOLUNTEERS AND INTERESTED FRIENDS WHO PARTICIPATED IN OUR PAST EVENTS