Empowering the local church to serve refugees in our city
Provide a WARM WELCOME This Winter
As the weather starts to change, many of our refugee friends begin to notice yet another difference between Columbus and their homelands... THE COLD! Provide a WARM WELCOME to refugees this season by donating gently used or new Winter Coats.
Securing a job is a necessary step for anyone on the path to self-sufficiency. Here at World Relief Columbus, we have a specially designed program to assist refugees obtain gainful emplyment as quickly as possible.
Since opening our doors to refugees in February of 2012, World Relief Columbus has served 180 individuals from around the world! We have been pleased to welcome 80 Bhutanese, 34 Iraqi, 31 Somali, 20 Burmese, 6 Eritreans, 4 Congolese, 3 Iranians, 1 Sudanese, and 1 Ethiopian as our new neighbors. Click the button below to see how you can be a part of their welcome.
A number of our newest Iraqi clients could use some help looking for and applying for jobs. If you have any experience with resumes, applications, or interviewing, then we have opportunities for you to put that experience to use! Contact Brian Zimmerman at BZimmerman@wr.org, or find more information by clicking the button below.