Welcome to IRM

  • "...and her name Mother of Exiles. From her beacon-hand Glows world-wide welcome..."
  • Matu Chin dancers performing at Interfaith’s Dinner on 5 Continents.
  • Helping with school enrollment.
  • Karen youth perform the traditional pole dance.
  • Mon National Day, celebrated through traditional dance.
  • Assistance with job applications.

This entry was posted on October 25, 2016.

Job opportunity – Wilmington office

A full-time position for an Employment/Housing Specialist is available at our Wilmington office.  For job requirements and how to apply visit www.ncworks,gov and look for Job 10830856.

This entry was posted on March 9, 2018.

Giving Tree Thank You

Many thanks to all who donated to our Giving Tree.  We were able to fulfill over 40 wishes for  refugee clients.

This entry was posted on March 9, 2018.

Giving Tree opens on #Giving Tuesday

Stop by IRM and choose a gift tag from our Giving Tree. Simply purchase a gift for the refugee you choose and bring it to IRM for delivery. Want to give a gift but are unable to pick up a tag? Donations may be made online and we will be happy to purchase a gift in your name. When making your online donation, please indicate that it is for the Giving Tree. Thank you!

Gift ideas for girls and boys: coloring books, crayons, sticker books, craft kits, mittens. For teens: Sweat pants and sweat shirts, socks, earrings, watches, sleeveless vests. For adults: watches, umbrella, lap robes, flashlights with batteries, tools, pens, notebooks, calendars.

This entry was posted on November 27, 2017.

“All Saints” Movie

This is the story of Karen refugees from Burma who arrived through Interfaith in New Bern and moved to Tennessee. Watch the trailer. True story. Pass it on. The refugees became members of Rhems United Methodist Church in New Bern. Opens this Friday in New Bern and nationwide. Here is YouTube link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXv6h8avzFM

This entry was posted on August 22, 2017.