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Job Posting: Director of Finance

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE The International Institute of Buffalo (IIB) is a highly regarded nonprofit organization that provides direct social services to refugees, immigrants and survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking. IIB also operates a fee-for-service Interpreting & Translation program that is focused on increasing language access. IIB’s mission is to make Western New York …
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Job Posting: Business Leader Interpreting & Translation

Business Leader Interpreting & Translation   The International Institute of Buffalo (IIB) is seeking to hire a business leader for our Interpreting & Translation department, which is a social enterprise that offers high quality, client-centered services for individuals and businesses in the medical, legal, government and educational fields. IIB is committed to helping refugees and …
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Job Posting: Operations Leader

  OPERATIONS LEADER The International Institute of Buffalo (IIB) is a highly regarded nonprofit organization that provides direct social services to refugees, immigrants and survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking. IIB’s mission is to make Western New York a better place for, and because of, refugees and immigrants. IIB also offers programming in Interpreting …
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Kazakh Leaders Examine Sustainable Energy for Media in Buffalo, NY

KAZAKH LEADERS EXAMINE SUSTAINABLE ENERGY FOR MEDIA IN BUFFALO, NY BUFFALO, NY — The Congressional Office for International Leadership (formerly known as the Open World Leadership Center), an agency of the U.S. Congress, will send a delegation of Kazakh experts in Sustainable Energy for Media to Buffalo, NY from May 6-14, 2022. The delegation consists …
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I Stand for Peace Fundraiser May 1st!

Join us for a family-friendly fundraising event at Soho Buffalo! Sunday, May 1st from 11am to 3pm. Proceeds will go to resettlement and integration programs serving refugees in Buffalo. Tickets are $30 online pre-sale or $40 at the door. Kids under 13 free. Tickets include champagne wall, open bar, and hors d’oeuvres. Basket raffle, silent …
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WNYLRC Hospital Library Services Program Donates 39 Chromebooks to Afghan Clients

Assisting Afghans to Relocate, Educate, Assimilate in Western New York   Pictured at press event left to right: Grace Di Virgilio, MLS, Co-coordinator & Circuit Librarian at Hospital Library Services Program; Jennifer Rizzo-Choi, Executive Director at International Institute of Buffalo; Councilman David A. Rivera ; Denise Phillips Beehag, Director of New American Integration at International …
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News Release: International Institute of Buffalo Announces New Executive Director

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF BUFFALO APPOINTS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Interim Executive Director Promoted to Permanent Position   Buffalo, N.Y. – The International Institute of Buffalo (IIB), a community based nonprofit that delivers impactful services to support the safety, integration and success of refugees, immigrants and survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking, has announced Jennifer Rizzo-Choi …
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Job Posting: Case Manager – Human Trafficking Services

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF BUFFALO, NY, INC. JOB DESCRIPTION JOB TITLE: Case Manager – Human Trafficking Services SUPERVISOR: Coordinator of Trafficking Services DEPARTMENT : Survivor Support Services WORKING HOURS: 40 hours per week JOB SUMMARY: IIB seeks applicants with a passion for social justice, human rights-based work, and collaborating with a dynamic team in our efforts …
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