This is a photo of the Goal Board that hangs in one of our English as a Second Language classrooms. Some of the goals read: "Talk in English every day with my friends in the park." "Read books two days a week in my house." "Read the Bible in English." "Try to speak with people … Continue reading What are your goals?
Image Source: United Nations / CC BY-SA 4.0 I'm sure many of you have heard the story of Yusra Mardini, the Syrian refugee turned Olympic athlete who helped save the lives of 20 migrants crossing the Mediterranean Sea last summer. Yusra swam in open water for three hours pushing and pulling their group's overcrowded boat … Continue reading An easy way you can help local refugees just like Olympian swimmer Yusra Mardini
World Relief Chicago is happy to announce a Summer Potluck! Why Potluck? It isn't often that gatherings of volunteers and clients are happening. Most of the time, a Good Neighbor Team is spending time with their refugee family, while another volunteer is sharing a meal with her refugee friend. Rarely do these groups meet. Many of … Continue reading World Relief Summer Potluck!