Refugees and Our Response Video and Slide Resources

Video and Slide Resources from Refugees and Our Response webinar on September 29, 2020  Recap: This timely seminar highlighted a Christian’s responsibility toward our nation’s refugees and immigrants. Offering data, commentary and a biblical perspective, Ms. Yang shared how Christians can align with God’s heart for

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Local Immigrant-Owned Restaurants

Order takeout from an immigrant-owned restaurant Here’s a resource on how to support an immigrant-owned restaurant! Some of our staff favorites include: Minneapolis: Marhaba Grill – South Minneapolis Gorkha Palace – NE Minneapolis Harry Singh’s Caribbean Restaurant – South Minneapolis Emily’s Lebanese Delicatessan – NE Minneapolis Daalo Hilaac Restaurant – South Minneapolis

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English-Speakers Learning Somali on Zoom

“Afar geesli,” says our Somali language guide, pointing to the square on the screen. Since last September, our SALT team has started four small groups of people who have been learning the Somali language. These groups initially met face-to-face, but when COVID19 came to Minnesota, we switched

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The UN Refugee Agency’s 2020 Figures

How many refugees are there around the world? At least 79.5 million people around the world have been forced to flee their homes. That’s one percent of the world’s population who have fled their homes as a result of conflict or persecution. Among them are nearly 26

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