Join the RPCVs of Wisconsin-Madison for our 39th annual Freeze for Food 5K/10K. Run or walk to raise funds to support programs of Madison’s Open Doors for Refugees, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the resettlement of refugees in the Madison area and welcoming them into the community. All proceeds from Freeze for Food will […]
A benefit concert for “Open Doors for Refugees,” a nonprofit volunteer organization advocating for, welcoming & helping settle refugees in the greater Madison area. Peter Mulvey, acclaimed Milwaukee folk singer/songwriter, will headline the event along with Sistastrings, a female duo also from Milwaukee. Madison’s own Clare Norelle will open. Food & beverages will be available […]
Organized just a year ago, Open Doors for Refugees meets on the third Wednesday of every month to coordinate resettlement of refugees into the Madison area. They collect household items and furniture to provide the daily needs new residents, and are sponsoring a fund-raising film, “Fire at Sea”, at the Barrymore Theater at 7:00 today, […]
Tony Castaneda talks with Ken Baun of Open Doors for Refugees, a new group that brings together people and organizations that want to welcome new refugees to the Madison area. Open Doors will sponsor a potluck picnic on Sunday, August 7 where people can meet, learn and enjoy free music and activities.