Upcoming Events

  1. Volunteer Orientation

    December 18 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  2. Volunteer Orientation

    January 11, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  3. Volunteer Orientation

    January 22, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Volunteer Orientation

    February 8, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  5. Volunteer Orientation

    February 19, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

What’s New

Happenings

Volunteer Spotlight- Bonnie Kallenberg and Finders Keepers Consignment

Over the years we have been fortunate to have many incredible partners in our work in helping refugees and Georgia thrive. One partner that stands out in several ways is Finders Keepers Consignment. Bonnie Kallenberg and her team have been tremendous partners since before RRISA and RFS merged to become New AP. Bonnie shared that years ago a case manager… More >

Multiple Paths to Generosity

This month’s thought leader piece is by New AP Board Member, John Pinkard. John joined the New American Pathways’ Board of Directors in 2018.  He has volunteered with the Clarkston community since 2012 through All Saints’ Episcopal Church and currently facilitates a Saturday morning tutoring group open to New American Pathways volunteers and All Saints’ parishioners.  John currently works in… More >

A Brave Path for Five Years

Refugees are brave. They have to be. They are forced to leave behind everything and everyone they know for an uncertain future. After a perilous journey and an excruciatingly long stay in a refugee camp, even life in the relative safety of the United States requires courage. Rebuilding your life in a new place, learning a new language and navigating… More >

Coming Together and Making a Difference

It is a difficult time.  Strict restrictions on asylum have been imposed and we are looking at a possible presidential determination in the next two weeks setting the number of refugees allowed in the US to zero or the very low numbers of 10-15,000. World Relief Atlanta will no longer be resettling refugees and so many of its gifts to… More >

Abdirahman’s Citizenship Journey

Citizenship is a huge goal that many refugees have once they are resettled in the United States. During those first few weeks, it seems like… More >

Why Education is Important

We asked some of our middle school students in our Bright Futures Afterschool Program the question: “Why is education important to you?” Below are their… More >

Volunteer Spotlight: Lynda Douglass

We are so very grateful for the many volunteers who serve regularly in our afterschool program. This month we would like to highlight Lynda Douglass. Lynda began serving in our afterschool program this year, and in a short time has become an integral part of our community. Lynda is recently retired and volunteers with our Elementary afterschool program. She comes… More >

What World Refugee Day Means to Me

This month’s Thought Leader piece is by Mwoddah “Mo” Habib. Mo is pursuing a Master’s of Public Health concentrating on health management and policy at… More >

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