Refugee Resettlement

Agencies enthusiastically prepare for increased refugee resettlement in Columbia

This story originally appeared in the Columbia Daily Tribune. Read the full story online: Columbia Daily Tribune Website. After four years of decline, refugee resettlement in Columbia may be on the upswing again soon with the start of the Biden administration. Catholic Charities Refugee and Immigration Services in fiscal year 2020 resettled 34 people in mid-Missouri, said Sam Moog,…

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Catholic Charities announces expansion in Refugee and Immigration Services

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) has announced that as of December 1,, 2020, Samantha “Sam” Moog will serve as their new Director of Refugee Resettlement. Lorna Tran, who directed both the refugee resettlement program and the immigration services program for the non-profit for the last 13 years, will…

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Career Opportunity: Refugee Health Promotion Coordinator

Update 12/3/2020: This position has now been filled and application process closed. Thank you for your interest in Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Dan Lester, Executive Director: dlester@cccnmo.org Download: Refugee Health Promotion Coordiantor Job Description The Health Promotion Coordinator is responsible for implementing…

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Watch: Catholic Charities featured on Radio Friends with Paul Pepper

Our own Grace Wildenhaus joined Paul to talk about refugee resettlement and immigration services.

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Radio Friends with Paul Pepper: Catholic Charities Refugee & Immigration Services

Grace Wildenhaus from CCCNMO appeared on the Paul Pepper show to discuss Refugee & Immigration Services. View the original story on the KBIA Website.

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Hear My Story: Celestine

Stories of tragedy, courage, and hope reborn: these are the voices of the refugees served by Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri.   Learn more about the refugee experience from those who have lived it first hand. What is your name? Celestine, Rozalia, Alphonsina and Diani Can you tell us about where you’re from? Uganda…

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Hear My Story: Shewit

Stories of tragedy, courage, and hope reborn: these are the voices of the refugees served by Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri.   Learn more about the refugee experience from those who have lived it first hand. What is your name? Shewit Can you tell us about where you’re from? Asmara, Eritrea Where were you…

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Hear My Story: John and Ma Ri

Stories of tragedy, courage, and hope reborn: these are the voices of the refugees served by Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri.   Learn more about the refugee experience from those who have lived it first hand. What is your name? John and Ma Ri  Can you tell us about where you’re from? John: Burma,…

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Hear My Story: Amal

Stories of tragedy, courage, and hope reborn: these are the voices of the refugees served by Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri.   Learn more about the refugee experience from those who have lived it first hand. What is your name? Amal Al-Basha Rayyan Al-Ali  Can you tell us about where you’re from? All of…

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World Refugee Day 2020

Join Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri as we celebrate World Refugee Day 2020! While we may not be able to gather in person, our hearts are with refugees around the world on this special day.

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