COVID 19 and Refugees
Refugees and displaced people are particularly vulnerable to the spread of COVID-19.
JRS seeks to accompany, serve, and advocate the cause of refugees and other forcibly displaced people, that they may heal, learn, and determine their own future.
Reconciliation In a spirit of welcome and hospitality, JRS works to create a communal expression of social cohesion and acceptance of refugees within society.
Education JRS delivers quality education that fosters agency among forcibly displaced people, focused through the Global Education Initiative.
Livelihoods JRS provides innovative programs and opportunities focused on empowerment, self-reliance, and sustainability.
40 Years of Accompaniment: Fr. Jim Martin SJ February 21, 2020
Dying to Live: Resources for Lent February 19, 2020
USA: Dying to Live Book Tour Inspires Communities Across the U.S. March 5, 2020
JRS/USA has been awarded the 2019 GuideStar Platinum Seal of Transparency.