Refugee Stories; Texas

Austin Chronicle; Thanksgiving as a Refugee in America

Baptist Standard; Refute fearmongerers; think clearly, follow Jesus, remain true, be brave

Baylor Lariat; Baylor graduate employs refugee women

Belleville News Democrat; Syrian refugees: Clergy, what would Jesus do?

Bishop Michael Rinehart of the Gulf Coast Synod

Bishop Ray Tiemann of the Southwestern Texas Synod

CBS 11; Refugees Celebrate Thanksgiving Together in Dallas

CBS 11; Dozens Rally in Dallas to Support Syrian Refugees

Dallas Chronicle; Refugee talk spurs students

Dallas News; Denying help to Refugees is a moral failure for Texas

Daily Texan Online; Texas Blazers collect donations for Austin refugees

Express News; Costantino oversees center that helps refugees seeking to make a new home in San Antonio

Fox 4; Interfaith prayer vigil held in Dallas for Paris attack victims 

Houston Chronicle; Moral Courage Needed in Refugee Crisis

Houston Chronicle; Crocker: Welcoming refugees is what a proud nation does

Houston Chronicle; Kalikotay: Voting allows me to give back to my adopted country

Kera News; Laptops Empower Refugees In Texas To Learn English, Integrate Into The Community

KXAN; Protest Planned for Gov. Abbott’s Rejection of Syrian Refugees

NCR Online; Respite center in Texas hosts resurgent influx of immigrants

Nondoc.com; Refugees find a home in Texas despite struggles

Statesman; Uliya Fazal Ahmad: Mother fled Afghanistan to protect daughter

Statesman; Issa Noheli: Refugee who lost leg in attack seeks peaceful home

Texas Monthly; Texas Without Syrian and Lebanese Refugees Would Not Be Texas

Texas Monthly; Despite the Governor’s rhetoric, welcoming refugees is the Texas thing to do

Think Progress; Texas Governor Picks Fight with Faith Groups

USA Today; Syrians in Houston rebuke refugee controversy

Waco Tribune; Syrian refugees find friendship in Waco as homeland unravels

 

Refugee Resettlement Organizations

Catholic Charities

YMCA International Services

Refugee Services Of Texas, Inc (Houston)

Alliance For Multicultural Community Services

Interfaith Ministries Of Greater Houston

World Relief Fort Worth

Catholic Charities – Dallas

International Rescue Committee Dallas

Caritas Of Austin

Catholic Charities of the Texas Panhandle

IRC – Abilene