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Buffalo Without Borders Culture Packets

Thank you for supporting our Buffalo Without Borders To Go Series! Your ticket purchases support the local restaurants we feature, the local businesses we source our bag items from, and the refugees and survivors that benefit from the resources these fundraisers help us provide! Click each of the links below to learn more about the …
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Job Opening: Translation Coordinator

JOB TITLE: Translation Coordinator PROGRAM: Interpreting & Translation Department SUPERVISOR: Lead Coordinator of Interpreting & Translation WORKING HOURS: 40 hours per week (currently partially remote) CLASSIFICATION: Non-exempt, Hourly COMPENSATION: $15.00 per hour JOB SUMMARY: The translation coordinator is responsible for the coordination of document translation services, from start to finish, including processing requests, corresponding with …
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Great Decisions 2021

Great Decisions   Join us for 8 engaging foreign policy discussions introduced & facilitated by leading experts in Western New York. Great Decisions will be hosted on Tuesday evenings from 6:00 – 7:30 PM on Zoom.   Tickets and More Info: https://iibgreatdecisions2021.eventbrite.com    4/13/2021 The End of Globalization? (Dr. Robert Shum)   4/20/2021 The Korean Peninsula (Dr. …
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Job Opening: Donations Coordinator

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF BUFFALO, NY, INC. JOB DESCRIPTION: JOB TITLE: Donations Coordinator PROGRAM: Development and Communications SUPERVISOR: Community Outreach and Special Events Coordinator STATUS: Part Time, Hourly (20 hours / week) RATE OF PAY: $14/ hour QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills Ability to work in a multicultural setting and communicate in a friendly …
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Job Opening: Integration Services Case Manager

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF BUFFALO, NY, INC. JOB TITLE: Integration Services Case Manager PROGRAM: Refugee Resettlement SUPERVISOR: New American Integration Coordinator (Direct)  WORKING HOURS: 40 hours per week, grant funded position through June 2021, possibility of full time position depending on continued funding QUALIFICATIONS: Education:AA or BS and/or combination of education and experience in the refugee …
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Job Opening: Housing Case Manager – Human Trafficking Services

JOB TITLE:  Housing Case Manager – Human Trafficking Services PROGRAM:  Human Trafficking Survivor Support Services SUPERVISOR:  Housing Coordinator WORKING HOURS: 40 hours per week; $15.50-$17.50/hour   QUALIFICATIONS:  Education: MS/MSW or combination of experience in social work or human services Experience: Experience working with survivors of trauma and/or crime, and diverse cultures Additional Requirements:  –     Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills, including …
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Job Opening: Integration Services Case Manager

JOB TITLE: Integration Services Case Manager PROGRAM: Refugee Resettlement SUPERVISOR: Director of Refugee and Employment Services WORKING HOURS: 40 hours per week, $14/hour, grant funded position through June 2021, possibility of full time position depending on continued funding QUALIFICATIONS: Education: AA or BS and/or combination of education and experience in the refugee or human services area    Experience: Experience with diverse cultures …
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Statement on Anti-Democratic Riots in the Capital

We are deeply disturbed by Wednesday’s riots in the nation’s capital. Scenes of violent insurgents roaming freely, destructively, and without immediate consequence through the halls of Congress are appalling. We condemn the rioters and the elected and appointed officials who incited them, including the President of the United States.  These actions imperil our democracy. We …
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Translated COVID-19 Communications

In an effort to keep our community safe, we have been collaborating with The Erie County Department of Health to have essential COVID-19 updates translated into 14 languages to make sure health information is accessible to ALL Americans. Please share this webpage and consider making a gift to the Institute to support language access services …
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Adjustments to Video Interpreting Rates

Click Here to View Video Rate Contact Updates Over the last few months, providing language access services to Limited English Proficiency clients has been challenging in ways that none of us could have anticipated. COVID-19 has changed the way the whole world works/provides services. Here at the Institute–we have seen a tremendous shift from in-person …
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