World Refugee Day Houston 2017

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The Houston Refugee Consortium will celebrate refugees’ courage and contributions at the World Refugee Day Houston event on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Levy Park from 4:00-7:00pm.

The event will feature musicians, dancers, a resource/artisan fair, and Houstonians will have the opportunity to taste food from refugee and immigrant owned restaurants.

Bring the whole family to this fun, free, and educational event!

World Refugee Day Houston MISSION:
1. RAISE AWARENESS: World Refugee Day introduces the general public to the many contributions refugees make in Houston
2. HONOR REFUGEES: World Refugee Day honors the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children who were forced to flee their homes and rebuild their lives
3. SHOW GRATTITUDE: World Refugee Day thanks the many Houstonians who have welcomed refugees with open arms for than 40 years.

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