Caring for Refugees in Our City

There are many ways we can respond to the needs of refugees in the greater Portland area. See below for opportunities and contact Katy and/or Christine to learn more. 

Friends of Refugees in Beaverton needs:

  • Drivers and childcare for ESL Classes
  • Women to teach refugee women to drive
  • Men to fellowship with refugee men
  • Vocational needs (dentists, architects, web designers)
  • Donations (vacuum, microwave, furniture, household goods, money)

Contact: Katy Fairley (

Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization (IRCO) needs:

  • After-school mentoring for youth

Contact: Christine Kan (