West Michigan Refugee Education and Cultural Center

Nonprofit or community organization | http://www.westmirefugee.org

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  • Parent Mentor

    Posted on October 13, 2014

    Kentwood, MI, US

  • Tutor

    Posted on October 10, 2014

    Kentwood, MI, US

  • Fall Tutor

    Posted on August 4, 2014

    Kentwood, MI, US

About us

Founded in 2006 by immigrants and refugees, the West Michigan Refugee Education & Cultural Center (WMRECC) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Its goal is to support families and individuals to gain the skills necessary for successful integration into the community.

Mission

To support refugee children and families to gain the necessary skills for seamless and successful integration into the community through providing comprehensive educational support and youth development services, along with fostering cultural knowledge and understanding.

The main objectives of the program are as follows:

  • Empower refugee families to succeed in school and in life.
  • Support refugee children to finish school and become self-sufficient.
  • Provide refugee families a place to socialize to strengthen their families and their communities.
  • Foster a lasting sense of community that will benefit both refugee and non-refugee families alike.
  • Foster leadership development in the refugee community.
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Contact information

Government ID number: 06-1770896

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Phone: 6162479611

Address:
2130 Enterprise St SE, Kentwood, MI, 49508, US

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