Ten students from James Madison University (JMU) from Harrisonburg, Va., visited Phoenix to partner with Catholic Charities refugee program. The students worked with and learned from refugees from around the world.
Ally Gotthold, a junior at JMU shares the most impactful part of her trip in this brief video.
Ally shares about a refugee who felt like he was among his people. The help that our volunteers give to refugees helps them to feel accepted in their new home. You can learn more about how we serve and welcome refugees to the United States or learn about volunteer opportunities.