Monthly Archives: June 2010

World Refugee Day

On June 26th, Austin Area Refugee Providers along with the Bob Bullock State History Museum hosted the annual World Refugee Day celebration and this year was our best year yet.  MRC was grateful to be a part of such a … Continue reading

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Presidential Proclamation: World Refugee Day

Presidential Proclamation – World Refugee Day On World Refugee Day, we honor the contributions and resilience of those forced to flee from their homelands due to violence, persecution, or natural disasters.  The hard-earned wisdom, diverse experiences, and unceasing courage of … Continue reading

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World Refugee Day

Please see the message from Mr. Eskinder Negash, the Director of Office of Refugee Resettlement regarding World Refugee Day:  http://www.mrcaustin.org/pdf/WorldRefugeeDay2010Statement.pdf MRC had the pleasure of meeting him while he was in town speaking to Central Texas Refugee providers and were … Continue reading

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MRC Celebrates World Refugee Day

Every year on June 20th World Refugee Day is celebrated around the world bringing awareness to the refugee situation and the 40 million people that have been uprooted from their homes.  The theme for this year’s World Refuge Day is … Continue reading

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