Help a family to reach their dreams. . .
More than 1,000 new refugees annually resettle in Utah. Each family flees in search of refuge from war and conflict, political oppression, religous persecution, or manmade and natural disasters. Children account for 44% of these refugees. Please donate to the Refugee and Immigrant Center - Asian Association now so that we may help these refugee families defeat their challenges and realize triumph in peace and prosperity.
RIC-AAU also has need of in-kind donations in order to help our refugee clients become self sufficient. At this time, we are in need of the following:
Back to School Backpack Drive! We are now collecting new backpacks and school supplies for refugee youth and other students out programs support.
Other needed items include:
- Hygiene: shampoo, soap, deodorant, detergent, etc.
- Household items
- Supplies for new mothers: clothing, diapers, etc
- Winter coats and boots
- Reusable shopping bags or heavy-duty bags for hygiene kits