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Share these posts on your social media pages with articles or photos that express your support for refugee families. The more we share and inform others, the more change we can make together.

Contributions of Refugees

  • We say #RefugeesWelcome in my [city] community by [action]. #WRD2018
  • [Name of group, family, etc.] is ready to welcome #refugees! #RefugeesWelcome #WRD2018 (insert photo)
  • My community is better with refugees. They [pay taxes, create jobs, start businesses, bring cultural diversity, open restaurants, etc.]. #WRD2018 #RefugeesWelcome 
  • This #WRD2018, we celebrate the diversity and resiliency #refugees bring to our communities! #RefugeesWelcome
  • Refugee #resettlement means not only saving lives, but also successful integration for #refugees in communities across the US. #WRD2018
  • Making #RefugeesWelcome involves teamwork! NGOs, faith communities, community groups & others all chip in. #WRD2018
  • #Refugees who get tools they need to succeed add real value to our communities as hard working tax payers #WRD2018
  • Refugees across the US add value: working, learning English, paying taxes, opening businesses & becoming citizens. #WRD2018 #RefugeesWelcome
  • Entire communities benefit from refugees, especially when we invest in welcoming early on, equipping them to thrive. #WRD2018
  • Every year, #refugees open businesses, revitalize towns, become citizens & give back to the communities that welcomed them. #WRD2018
  • #Refugees bring their resiliency & experiences to help make our communities better. We celebrate them this #WRD2018! #RefugeesWelcome
  • This #WRD2018, join us in creating welcoming communities for all – join the #RefugeesWelcome initiative today! Visit LSSNCA.org
  • As we celebrate #WRD2018, join us in making sure the US continues its welcoming legacy and resettles #refugees. #RefugeesWelcome

Refugee Facts

  • FACT: 51% of #refugees are under the age of 18. What if that was someone you know? #WRD2018
  • 42,500 people a day are forced to flee their homes because of conflict & persecution. #WRD2018
  • The number of #refugees and others forcibly displaced from their homes is over 61 million worldwide, the highest level since WWII #WRD2018
  • Every minute, 24 people are forced to flee their homes because of war or persecution. #RefugeesWelcome #WRD2018
  • The US has been a global leader in the protection of refugees and must continue to set an example as a safe haven. #WRD2018 #RefugeesWelcome
  • Since the passage of the Refugee Act of 1980, over 3 million #refugees have found safe haven in America. #RefugeesWelcome #WRD2018
  • DID YOU KNOW: Less than 1% of the world's #refugees are ever resettled. #WRD2018 
  • The US Refugee Resettlement Program is a lifesaving, public-private partnership for #refugees with no other means of finding safety. #WRD2018
  • Fewer than 1% of the world's 21.3 million refugees will be resettled. #WRD2018 
  • #Refugees from all over the world do whatever it takes to try to bring their families to safety, often risking their lives. #WRD2018
  • FACT: There are over 5 million #SyrianRefugees, mostly in #Turkey, but so many in Lebanon that 1 in 5 people there is a refugee. #WRD2018
  • Turkey, Pakistan, Lebanon, Iran, Ethiopia, & Jordan are the top #refugee hosting countries. #WRD2018

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