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2015 Holiday Appeal - Beyond Syria
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Since last summer all of the United States witnessed the mass migration of Syrian refugees fleeing their brutal civil war. This exodus left many wondering what were the implications for refugee resettlement in the US: http://goo.gl/vbB8GH
 
2015 Holiday Appeal - Survivor Support Services
Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Although Domestic Violence occurs at the same rate across all communities. The murder rate is significantly higher among immigrant and refugee women because of the barriers they face in seeking freedom. Read the latest installment of our 2015 Holiday Appeal: http://goo.gl/l7Uho9

 
2015 Holiday Appeal - Cultural Calendar
Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Whether the Chopin Singing Society, Korean Dancers, Ugandan drummers, or the Karen Wrist Tying festival, IIB has been home to newcomer celebrations for more than a century.

 
2015 Holiday Appeal - Akili's Story
Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Akili and his wife Reny fled the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2008. After a 1,300 mile journey and six years in a refugee camp, they're building a new life in Buffalo: http://goo.gl/EfYNms

 
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Immigrant Victim Services

The International Institute provides holistic services for immigrant victims of domestic violence and human trafficking, who face unique cultural, social, economic, legal and practical challenges.

In 2009, the IIB received a certificate of recognition Governor Paterson & the Office of Temporary & Disability Assistance, and was the first agency to receive this recognition since the passing of the NYS anti-trafficking legistlation in 2007.  CLICK HERE to read more from the Buffalo News. 

To find out more about our Victim Services programs, please click to the links below:

Here are a  few Community Resource Guides: click on  Non sectarian & for more information click on the Community Resource Guide for Muslim families

The International Institute of Buffalo is a member of the Freedom Network USA

 

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"It is not the magnitude of our actions but the amount of love that is put into them that matters."
- Mother Teresa


The mission of the International Institute of Buffalo is to assist immigrants, refugees, their families, and others who face linguistic and cultural barriers to become self-sufficient, productive members of our community, and to increase global understanding and international connections in Western New York.
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