This post was originally published by CRSI on May 5th, 2020 and is archived. Learn more here.
Community sponsorship of refugees is a growing global phenomenon which expands resettlement capacity through harnessing the resources and networks of local volunteer groups, who are trained and supported to provide holistic settlement support to refugee newcomers.
Learn more about community refugee sponsorship in this one-page explainer, including:
- Guiding principles for our program design;
- What is needed from the federal government; and
- What role sponsor groups play