If you have ever moved to a new city or country, you probably know how important it is to feel welcome in your new community. For refugees and immigrants, welcome can be the difference between flourishing in their community and struggling in isolation.  World Relief DuPage/Aurora recently joined...

28 Sep 2017

Peter arrived in the U.S. from Burma in 2007. Now, only ten years later, he owns a profitable real estate firm, has published a book for first-time home owners, and has founded a non-profit organization that supports the work of Burmese evangelists. Peter’s story is not unique among refugees and...

30 Aug 2017

Children across the U.S. are returning to school. Recently resettled refugees will be among those children. Tabitha McDuffee, Communications Coordinator for World Relief Dupage/Aurora (WRDA) sat down with both Malita Gardner, Children & Youth Program Manager at WRDA, and Deborah, a former...

28 Aug 2017

NEVER GIVING UP: One man's determination to overcome tragedy and pursue his career dream.  Michel P. was in a college class, studying medicine, when a neighbor came in with news that rocked his world: Both of his parents had been brutally murdered. On top of that, the man who’d killed them was...

28 Apr 2017