TAKE ACTION

One Journey invites you to take action for refugees living in the DMV area, across the US and internationally.   

From signing a petition to helping furnish a new home - there are so many ways you can make a difference. Below are some ideas from our partner organizations to help get you started.

Many of these organizations will be present at the One Journey Festival on June 2nd. We hope to see you there!


In the DMV

  Volunteer to support refugee families and children

Volunteer to support refugee families and children

  Start a refugee on the path to citizenship

Start a refugee on the path to citizenship

  Support newly arrived refugee families in Maryland

Support newly arrived refugee families in Maryland

  Welcome refugees resettling in Northern Virginia

Welcome refugees resettling in Northern Virginia

  Help furnish a home for newly arrived refugees

Help furnish a home for newly arrived refugees

  Open your heart and home to an unaccompanied refugee minor

Open your heart and home to an unaccompanied refugee minor

 
  Support emerging refugee chefs   

Support emerging refugee chefs
 

  Empower female refugee entrepreneur

Empower female refugee entrepreneur

  Help build lasting friendships through the power of soccer

Help build lasting friendships through the power of soccer

  Support and encourage new refugee in search of employment.

Support and encourage new refugee in search of employment.

  Serve the immigrant and minority populations in Montgomery County.

Serve the immigrant and minority populations in Montgomery County.

  Bring together diverse groups of people  to learn from one another.

Bring together diverse groups of people  to learn from one another.


Across the US

  Welcome New Americans to your community

Welcome New Americans to your community

  Help refugees gain the skills and confidence to succeed

Help refugees gain the skills and confidence to succeed

  Organize a baby carrier or diaper drive

Organize a baby carrier or diaper drive

  Host an Adopt-A-Future Fundraising Dinner

Host an Adopt-A-Future Fundraising Dinner

  Adopt a refugee family   

Adopt a refugee family
 

  Tutor Syrian refugees and other individuals affected by conflict

Tutor Syrian refugees and other individuals affected by conflict

 
  Help coordinate an annual essay contest

Help coordinate an annual essay contest

  Defend the rights of "forgotten" refugees and migrants.

Defend the rights of "forgotten" refugees and migrants.

  Advocate for children’s rights.   

Advocate for children’s rights.
 

  Commit to making a difference in Palestine refugees lives.

Commit to making a difference in Palestine refugees lives.

  Advocate for human dignity and development policies

Advocate for human dignity and development policies

 

Internationally

  Record your story of how you are welcoming refugees

Record your story of how you are welcoming refugees

  Learn about refugees and migrants

Learn about refugees and migrants

  Stand as one with people forced to flee

Stand as one with people forced to flee

  Fight fear with facts   

Fight fear with facts
 

  Volunteer with refugees in Greece

Volunteer with refugees in Greece

  Sponsor a Syrian Family   

Sponsor a Syrian Family
 

 
  Listen to our podcast: Standing with Refugees   

Listen to our podcast: Standing with Refugees
 

  Help refugees rebuild their live    

Help refugees rebuild their live

 

  Advocate for lifesaving assistance and protection for displaced people.

Advocate for lifesaving assistance and protection for displaced people.