Together we have offered community support to over 300 individuals who have been forced to migrate from their homeland. Your support has been vital to this important work!
Spirit Fiddle Concert, March 8th at 7pm
Join the Congregational Church of Topsfield, MA for a special benefit concert for RIM, featuring Spirit Fiddle. Tickets are on sale now >>
Faith and Migration: Building an Agenda
During the month of March will will focus on Immigration. Join RIM for a screening of the movie The Vigil on March 6th and an interfaith symposium on immigration at the Andover Newton Theological School on March 13th. Learn more >>
Spiritual Care Givers Training - 28 Years of In-reach to Immigrant Detainees
Spiritual Care Giving is an Interfaith ministry of listening to those who are in the Limbo of detention. Care Givers go in teams, are supervised in their work and provide an important humanizing presence. Most SCGs visit once or twice a month. Spring training sessions begin March 22nd. Read more >>
You can now make your year-end tax deductible donation online. Please consider making a gift to Refugee Immigration Ministry and Happy New Year!
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Resources for Congregations
Check out some recently added resources that congregations can use to spread the word about RIM's work. View resources >
Review RIM on GreatNonprofits.org
GreatNonprofits is the leading developer of tools that allow people to find, review, and share information about great nonprofits. Review Refugee Immigration Ministry today and help us build our profile!
Magazine fundraiser to benefit RIM
Purchase or renew your favorite magazine subscriptions in our online store and 40% of your purchase will go directly to our cause.
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About RIM - Serving Immigrants and
RIM is an Interfaith, community-based organization that was founded in 1986.
RIM’s volunteers bring clients into relationships with their communities. Programs include:
- Community-based resettlement of asylum seekers and refugees
- Job preparation through English and computer classes
- Spiritual Care Givers who provide chaplaincy services to immigrant detainees.
- Case Management: All programs rest upon a strong Case Management plan, offering "new life and hope to uprooted people". As one client summed it up, "You took me from nowhere to somewhere."