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Save the Date!
Join Dorcas International Institute of RI, May 17, 2018, for an international culinary celebration to support our work and honor the vibrancy of Rhode Island’s diverse community.

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Check out our Annual Report
From "Travel Bans", to Executive Orders; post-election fall-out to DACA; World Refugee Day to incredible community support--it was a year of ups & downs. Read about all we've done this year and all we plan to do in the year ahead. 

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We just earned platinum status on Guidestar & we couldn’t be prouder. Check out our profile & maybe learn something new about us.

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS?

Everyone has basic rights--no matter what your status is or who is president.

The change in policies that impact immigrants has left many in fear but some basic things remain the same and that's what your rights are. Learn what they are and how to assert them.

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We partnered with RISD graduate Jason Fujikuni to design these Know Your Rights pamphlets for the community. Download them and spread them far & wide. Available in English, Spanish, & Portuguese.

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Save the Date for Global Eats!


Join Dorcas International Institute of RI, May 17, 2018, for Global Eats an international culinary celebration to support our work and honor the vibrancy of Rhode Island’s diverse community. General admission tickets are $35 and VIP (which includes a cocktail pre-party & free drinks) are $100. Free valet parking will be available. 

At Fête Music Hall from 5:30 - 9 pm we will feature renowned local chefs reimagining family dishes from all over the world using the many recipes Dorcas International has collected from clients over the years. Proceeds from the event go to funding the vital programs and initiatives we offer that strengthen welcoming in Rhode Island. Get your tickets now! 

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Amazon donates to Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island when you sign-up with AmazonSmile. While you're at it check out our Refugee Resource Center Amazon Wish List!

We're hiring! 

Community Interpreting Training (CIT) Coordinator:
CIT Coordinator is responsible for planning, organizing, researching and coordinating the delivery of Community Interpreting Training Program. Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter by 2/18/2018 to hr@diiri.org

Facilities Manager: This role is responsible for overseeing the use, maintenance and improvement of two agency buildings and equipment. Interested applicants should send a resume and a cover letter by 2/23/18 to hr@diiri.org

Client Clinical Supervisor: This role's primary responsibility is to oversee the coordination of Client Case Management Services, including organizing and managing the day to day operation of the Client Resource Center and its’ activities. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter by 2/23/2018 to hr@diiri.org

Case Management Clinical Supervisor: This role's primary responsibility is to support, communicate and implement the agency's vision, mission and overall direction, leading the development of our Case Management staff. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter by 2/19/2018 to Human Resources at hr@diiri.org

Case Management Associate: This role assists the case management team with client and program related tasks including preparing housing for refugee arrivals, providing support to clients for appointments at the Department of Human Services (DHS) or other community agencies. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter by 2/26/2018 to Human Resources: hr@diiri.org 

Case Manager: This role provides strengths-based, comprehensive support services for a designated group of clients in the areas of basic needs such as resettlement, medical, employment, housing, transportation, childcare, or educational needs. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter by 2/26/2018 to hr@diiri.org







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