Maryam sat by her husband as he pleaded with us, “Please let my wife come sew for you. You don’t even have to pay her. She is very sad and lonely.”
Re:new creates hope for refugee women and you can help! The organization builds a family of trust and support for women who have come to this country, often traumatized by a variety of circumstances.
Behind the storefront of a Glen Ellyn boutique, a crowdfunding effort is underway to support refugee women in the community.
So many people around the world dream about coming to America. But when they get here, the language and culture barriers can be overwhelming.
Do you believe that refugee women should be able to thrive in the United States? Re:New’s mission is to make that happen – and 100 Extraordinary Women is helping them raise the funds needed!