Monthly Archives: September 2009

MRC story featured in Refugee Works newsletter

Check out the most recent edition of the Refugee Works newsletter where there is an MRC article on a success story of an Austin refugee from Iraq.  http://www.refugeeworks.org/downloads/rwnews_30.pdf Advertisements

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MRC Open House at New Community Center

MRC had an open house with 20 participants from Burundi, Congo, Ethiopia, Somalia and Iraq to celebrate our new shared space at the Foundation Communities/Trails at Vintage Creek Learning Center- 7224 Northeast Drive.   We will meet on Thursdays from 6:30-8:30pm … Continue reading

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Visitor from Congolese Development Center

MRC welcomed Eric Kamba from the Congolese Development Center (http://www.c-dc.net/) in Boston for a visit this week. Meg and Paul met Eric while at the Refugee Works (www.refugeeworks.org) conference in Michigan this summer and discovered we had similar goals. Eric … Continue reading

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MRC at the Houston Zoo

MRC was invited by the Houston Zoo to participate in the ground-breaking ceremony for their $40 million dollar African Forest Exhibit on September 10, 2009. Peter Riger, the conservation director of the Houston Zoo, asked for authentic performers from the … Continue reading

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