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'Refugee Services' tagged posts

Small Shoes, Big Journey

Maggie Fuller, a PCPC member, came to the In Community Speaker Series meeting in February of this year that was led by Janet Blair from Refugee Services, a program with the Florida Department of Children and Families. Florence Ackey of the Refugee and Migrant Women Initiative (RAMWI) also presented information and needs specific to the…

Refugee Ministry, Tampa, Refugee resettlement

PCPC Refugee Ministry

Tampa Bay is home to the largest refugee community in the state of Florida other than Miami-Dade. In 2016, Tampa Bay received 5,947 new arrivals and  in 2015 we received 4,351. Although the majority of these new arrivals were Cuban Entrants, many others came through traditional refugee resettlement from war-torn countries like Democratic Republic of…