Gather: Guatemala | Global Refuge

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Same mission.

LIRS is now Global Refuge.

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Gather: Guatemala

Celebrate the people and culture of Guatemala

Join us and gather with friends, family, and community to learn about the people and culture of Guatemala through education, activities, music, crafts, recipes, and more.

Gather with Global Refuge to support Guatemala!

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Gather Toolkit

Find exciting resources for your Gather journey, including custom coloring sheets, delicious recipes, a new online store, crafts for the whole family, and a custom Spotify playlist.

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Participate in Gather: Guatemala

  • Act

    Host a Gather: Guatemala event with your friends, family, and community.

  • Advocate

    Urge your representatives to rebuild and restore a humane and just asylum process.

  • Pray

    Lift your voice for our neighbors who seek safety and protection with guided prayers.

  • Teach

    Learn about the history and culture of Guatemala and the challenges that push families and individuals to leave their homes in search of safety and opportunity.