Our Own Stories: Syrian Women Organize for Justice

Global Fund for Women, and the World Affairs Council Seattle and The Channel Foundation are co-hosting a lunch featuring women activists from Syria catered by Syrian-Lebanese restaurant Mamnoon. $15 ($25 non-member). News stories about Syria in the international media often feature the voices of aid workers, UN policy-makers, and academics; rarely do we hear from […]
Mar 5, 2018

An immigrant “comes out” as a refugee

The recent U.S. backlash against Syrian refugees has convinced writer Irina Vodonos to talk openly about coming to United States as a refugee.
Dec 10, 2015
A volunteer doctor working with the Salaam Cultural Museum examines a Syrian refugee child. (Photo by Alisa Reznick)

How to help Syrian refugees in Seattle

Want to know how to help Syrian refugees? We've got answers.
Dec 1, 2015