Welcome Home Jersey City
WELCOME HOME Jersey City
Home to the Statue of Liberty, and one of the most diverse cities in the country, Jersey City, NJ is a community uniquely positioned to welcome people from all over the world.
Established in 2016, Welcome Home Jersey City is an all-volunteer organization devoted to helping newly-arrived refugees and asylees begin their lives in the greater Jersey City area.
By partnering with local government, businesses, and other like-minded, not-for-profit organizations, Welcome Home helps refugees and asylees resettled by Church World Service with the support needed for long-term success in this country.
Some of our services include:
* Cleaning and furnishing apartments for new arrivals
* Teaching ESL classes and providing individual tutoring and support
* Hosting cultural training in conjunction with Church World Service
* Funding summer camp programs
* Organizing an annual back-to-school drive
* Hosting summer and winter clothing distribution
* Providing material support beyond the limits of Church World Service’s refugee resettlement program
We’re always looking for additional volunteers and donors! With your help, we can make a difference!
If you have questions or want to get involved:
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Thanks for visiting our fundraising page and for your support!
A Tax ID number identifies Church World Service as a 501(c)(3) non-profit Organization. The Church World Service Tax ID number is 13-4080201 All donors will receive a receipt via email address provided at time of donation.