Congregation Beth Shalom has created a Chicago home for a refugee family that arrived from Myanmar on October 31, 2018. We partnered with RefugeeOne to help this family learn a new language, adjust to a different culure and navigate a new life.
CBS Members Welcoming Family to Chicago on October 31, 2018
There will be a multitude of opportunities for our members to connect with the family, including tutoring the children and enjoying social visits.
This may include mentoring, touring the city together, navigating public transportation,helping with English lessons, doctors appointments, etc.
There are many ways you can get involved.
- Provide a welcome meal
- Become a weekly mentor
- Coordinate refugee programming at CBS