Related Program: Refugee & Immigration Services
80 Sherman Street
Community integration is vital to refugee resettlement. The Cultural Orientation volunteer helps to support integration into their new community on this informative day, .
Impact of Opportunity:
The Cultural Orientation volunteer will embody the CCM core value of “hospitality” by “welcoming the most vulnerable and in need to an environment of dignity, safety, warmth and a sense of being home.” The efforts of the orientation volunteer will help refugees build a safe life in Maine by improving connectedness to their local community at large and to the local immigrant community. The efforts of the orientation volunteer will help refugees become independent and self-sufficient.
Qualifications & Skills Required:
Time Commitment & Schedule: 2 to 8 hours per month - the 3rd Friday of the month
Program Contact: Linca Vanessa Iradukunda, RIS Volunteer Coordinator, 207-653-2491 or [email protected]
Updated August 2023 kad