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 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
In honor of World Refugee Day. Saturday June 24th at the New Bern Farmers Market. Cookies from New Bern businesses and market vendors. Buy an empty box for $10 and visit market vendors to fill it with delicious cookies representing many different countries around the world. Sponsored by the New Bern Farmer’s Market and Interfaith Refugee Ministry, New Bern. See you there!!