Our new publishing arm has launched! Check out our new website for resources that educate and equip both refugees and volunteers. Materials produced by First Steps Press are research-based, design-driven and user-friendly.
At this year’s Celebration of Hope we presented two awards recognizing outstanding contributions made on behalf of refugees. Please click on each name to read more about their investments in the lives of refugees.
“I felt like an alien. America was a strange place, and I was a stranger in it.”Bhutanese refugee
For 19 years after they fled from Bhutan to Nepal, the home of Bishnu* and his family was a small thatched-roof hut in a refugee camp. They finally resettled in America in February of 2009. But that presented a new set of problems.