Archive

25 Mar

Somali Refugee Crisis: Why You Should Care?

The term refugee comes from the word “refuge,” which means a safe shelter in which a person resides when in need of protection. The term was initially used for Protestants […]

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24 Mar

Affordable Housing Crisis: Big Problem for Somali Refugees in Ohio

Everyone deserves to have a living space that they can call home. What is a decent living space for you? A house with individual rooms, a living room for everyone […]

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1 Mar

Factors Preventing Somali Refugees from Recommencing Their Education

The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child’s Article 28 clearly states that every child has the right to acquire education, including the right to a place in […]

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28 Feb

Why Do Somali Refugees Need Employment Assistance?

Every year, over 1 million immigrants arrive in the US, of which most are refugees. Most people assume that the hard part is over once they arrive in the US. Whereas […]

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12 Feb

Everything You Need To Know About Somali Culture

Somalia is a country located in the Horn of Africa, bordered by Kenya, Dijbouti, and Ethiopia. Most of the population share common forefathers and are ethnically Somali. These people are […]

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11 Feb

4 Things You Can Do To Support Immigrants And Refugees

The struggle against xenophobia and racism is an ongoing one even in 2022. What can you do to support refugees and immigrants during these delicate times of change? People might want […]

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22 Jan

Funding

Our funding is through donors like you, Governmental Agencies and Endowment funds.

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22 Jan

Our Services

Case Management Employment Assistance Housing Legal Advocacy Youth Initiative

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22 Jan

The Challenges

Housing presents a special challenge due to large family size, language barriers and lack of understanding of local housing practices. This results in overcrowding, evictions, complaints about fair housing practices

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22 Jan

Our Mission

Improve the lives of others ( Somali Immigrants) by advocating, educating, assisting, employing, housing, interpreting, and supporting their successful integration into the American Society  

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