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September 2023 Newsletter

By September 27, 2023No Comments

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The latest and the greatest information from the International Institute of Buffalo in the form of our September 2023 Newsletter!

Get more information about:

  • Our next fundraiser From Refugee to Comedy: An Evening with Thom Tran on Thursday, September 28, 2023, from 6 pm-8:30 pm at the WNED Studios, 140 Lower Terrace, in downtown Buffalo
  • Welcoming Week– This year we put a 716-spin on it. Since Buffalo’s nickname is “The City of Good Neighbors,” we tailored the theme to Being a Good Neighbor Starts with a Welcome!
  • Jennifer Rizzo-Choi discusses IIB’s century-long history of welcoming recently at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Libraries IMAGINE Buffalo Speaker Series.
  • Welcoming 82 New Americans from 32 different countries in two naturalization ceremonies in Buffalo during September
  • Honoring the achievements of Hispanic immigrants and refugees during Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Wheels for Workers 716, who generously donated 13 bicycles and a call of donations of household goods
  • Meet one of our linguists, Andrée Khangi
  • New Job Postings

Plus, updates from our New American Integration, Survivor Support, Interpreting & Translation, and International Exchanges and Education departments!

Read our September 2023 Newsletter!