Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Job openings here and there

Mercy Housing’s Resident Services Team is looking for an After School and Summer Program Manager at Grace Apartments (in Denver). Experience with Refugee Youth highly desired. Full time, benefited position.

Must be dependable, community minded and a self starter. Interest in soccer and other outdoor physical activities a plus.

Please send resume directly to kbonamasso@mercyhousing.org or apply online at http://www.mercyhousing.org/ by Friday July 1st.

To find job openings at Emily Griffith, simply go to http://www.egos-school.com/ and click on “About Us” near the top of the page. On the right hand side, click on “Job Opportunities.”

A link to each specific job opening will appear. Currently, there four open positions.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Currently on YouTube

The UNHCR channel on YouTube is currently featuring first-person accounts of refugees' experiences. Refugees share their compelling stories and talk about what it's like to start life over.

The introduction video is shown here. For the first-person stories, visit the channel by clicking here.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Refugees in Focus: A Film Festival

Please join us on June 14, 15, and 16 for

Refugees in Focus
A film festival commemorating World Refugee Day

Three days, seven films, ten million stories

All films will be shown at Emily Griffith Technical College in downtown Denver. The roster includes the new documentary, Welcome to Shelbyville, as well as six other films that explore refugee issues both in the U.S. and abroad.

Watch. Think. Discuss.
For event details and full listing of the films scheduled, please click here to visit our website.