You can help create a pathway for immigrant and refugee families in Ithaca to go to school!

We’re launching our month-long giving campaign NOW for Global Roots Play School, to help low-income families with small children get access to childcare and adult English classes.¬†Learn More

Welcoming America

Ithaca Welcomes Refugees is a volunteer led community initiative that fosters a welcoming and fairenvironment for refugees and immigrants who come to our region. Our hope is that these efforts will continue the development of Ithaca as a welcoming host community in times of great global need. Ithaca Welcomes Refugees is a proud member of Welcoming America.



Human Flow Screening

Documenting the Global Refugee Crisis to Ask: Can Our Societies Move Beyond Fear and Isolation to Trust and Compassion? Ticket Sales Support Local Refugee and Immigrant Families Part of Welcoming America's National #WELCOMINGWEEK
Global Roots Play School (GRPS) is an initiative of IWR and helps refugee and immigrant families by providing affordable, accessible childcare to parents eager to learn English. Learn more about GRPS here.