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Cultural Orientation - Portland, Maine

Related Program: Refugee & Immigration Services

80 Sherman Street
Portland, Maine

Community integration is vital to refugee resettlement. The Cultural Orientation volunteer helps to support integration into their new community on this informative day, .

Key Responsibilities: 

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: 


Training Offered:  

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

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