Domestic Refugee Ministries

Here are some ways to get involved in serving our in our Domestic Refugee Ministries.
For more info, please email info@westover.org.

  • Help Organizing Donations – we receive in kind donation all the time that need to be sorted and organized (at the Westover building)
  •  Occasionally drive a van picking refugees to meet with the church – Vans are provided by Westover.  The van is picked up at the Westover building
  • Help fill out IRS forms (simple) for refugees – these newly working families need help during tax time with filing their taxes
  • Tutor elementary school refugee children – occurs every Wednesday night at the building from 7:00 – 8:00 pm at the Westover building
  • Visit refugee families in their homes – this can be done at any time, regular visits are made on weekends
  • Individual or small group bible studies with refugees (children & adults) – occurs every Saturday at 4:00 PM at the Oak Hallow apartments (near the building)
  •  Help refugee families read their mail – this can be done any time a person is available
  • Take refugees grocery shopping – this can be done any time a person is available
  • Take refugees to run errands – this can be done any time a person is available
  • Welcoming new refugees to Austin – this occurs when we learn of newly arriving families.  If interested, people can be contacted to come along for a formal welcome to the family
  •  Help refugees fill out job applications – this occurs on an ‘as needed’ basis
  • African Cultural Worship Service – The focus of this service is to bring together Africans with Americans to form relationships of understanding
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