New name, same mission! LIRS is becoming Global Refuge. Learn more.

New name.
Same mission.

LIRS is now Global Refuge.

Welcoming newcomers since 1939.

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Julienne's Story

A Future for her Family

As a former refugee from Rwanda with four children and a fifth on the way, Julienne wanted a better way to support her growing family. With the help of New American Cities, she found a meaningful career that allows her and her family to thrive.

[My] priority for them is that they get a good education.

Julienne

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