Everyone. Everywhere. Equal Value.

Worldwide, millions are denied basic human rights and respect. We believe every person has equal value and that the global family is strengthened when all of humanity is recognized. Join us as we pave the way for equal opportunity to full and independent lives for all.

Uniting Families & Protecting Children
Rebuilding
Livelihoods
Empowering
Survivors
Restoring Freedom, Dignity & Independence
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Tragedy to Prosperity
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New beginnings. Lasting solutions.

We are the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants. For over 100 years, we have advanced the rights and lives of those who have been forcibly or voluntarily uprooted. We provide unwavering leadership and essential services so previously interrupted lives and their communities can flourish.

Our Story Our Team Our Network

Services, solutions & partnerships

Locally, nationally, and globally, our network gives a voice to the uprooted
and unites to include everyone as equal partners in society.

Stories

A recipe for success - passion, hard work, and a little help from the community

Loatian refugee, Lai rose quickly from being a dishwasher to a prep cook at a popular restaurant, determined to rebuild his life.
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Refugees Seek Haven in Illinois

For a century and a half, Illinois has been a leader in welcoming refugees to…
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