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Covid Outreach Team Successes

The International Institute of Buffalo has developed a Covid Outreach Team to meet the needs of refugees throughout the crisis. This team has done amazing work in their field, providing new arrivals with important Covid-19 information, encouraging vaccination, and debunking common myths surrounding the pandemic. Here are some of the highlights of our work:  We …
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Empowering The Next Generation of Refugee Professionals: Mirvet’s Story.

For the first time in the last five years, hope is returning to refugee resettlement. Discriminatory policies and bans have been lifted, the refugee cap has expanded ten-fold, and families are arriving every week, including Afghan evacuees. Our New American Integration department is rapidly expanding to meet these positive trends. With the help of your generous …
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Empowering The Next Generation of Refugee Professionals: Hery’s Story

For the first time in the last five years, hope is returning to refugee resettlement. Discriminatory policies and bans have been lifted, the refugee cap has expanded ten-fold, and families are arriving every week, including Afghan evacuees. Our New American Integration department is rapidly expanding to meet these positive trends. With the help of your generous …
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Job Positing: 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: $15/ hour  QUALIFICATIONS: Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. Ability to work in a multicultural setting and communicate in a friendly …
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Empowering The Next Generation of Refugee Professionals: Eh Moe’s Story

For the first time in the last five years, hope is returning to refugee resettlement. Discriminatory policies and bans have been lifted, the refugee cap has expanded ten-fold, and families are arriving every week, including Afghan evacuees. Our New American Integration department is rapidly expanding to meet these positive trends. With the help of your generous …
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Job Posting: Professional Pathways Coordinator

JOB TITLE: Professional Pathways Coordinator   PROGRAM: New American Integration SUPERVISOR: New American Integration Programs Manager WORKING HOURS: Full time 40 hours per week. Primarily 8-4 or 9-5. Roughly 30% of work is done remotely. The New American Integration Department is currently working a hybrid staggered office schedule. SALARY & BENEFITS: Starting pay for the …
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Job Posting: New American Integration Administrative Assistant

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF BUFFALO, NY, INC. JOB DESCRIPTION JOB TITLE: New American Integration Administrative Assistant PROGRAM: New American Integration SUPERVISOR: Director of New American Integration WORKING HOURS: Full time 40 hours per week. IIB is currently working a hybrid model. Hours will be split between remote work and office hours. SALARY: Starting pay for the …
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Empowering The Next Generation of Refugee Professionals: Kotelo’s Story

For the first time in the last five years, hope is returning to refugee resettlement. Discriminatory policies and bans have been lifted, the refugee cap has expanded ten-fold, and families are arriving every week, including Afghan evacuees. Our New American Integration department is rapidly expanding to meet these positive trends. With the help of your generous …
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Job Posting: Immigrant Domestic Violence Advocate

JOB TITLE: Immigrant Domestic Violence Advocate  PROGRAM: Survivor Support Services  WORKING HOURS: 40 hours per week QUALIFICATIONS: Education: BA/BS in the social work or human services field required MS/MA in the social work or human services field highly encouraged Experience: Experience in providing direct human services is required.  Experience serving victims of violence and/or trauma …
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