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Benefit Concert: Diana Jones "Song To A Refugee"

May 17, 2020, with guest appearances by Richard Thompson and Zara Phillips, and words by Hearts & Homes founder Kathie O'Callaghan and refugees Lamin Jarju, Bintou Camara and Reshad Ahmadi.

Check-In with Lift the Lamp participants

What are they doing now?
In February 2019, Kathie O'Callaghan, founder of Hearts & Homes for Refugees, and Reshad Ahmadi, Ambassador for our Westchester Refugee Initiative, participated in "Lift the Lamp", a panel presentation on immigration, as part of the Diversity Series at the Irvington Theater.
In May 2020, Kathie and Reshad (and other participants in the Diversity Series!) updated the community at large at where we are now. 

Welcoming Refugees:  The Power of Community Sponsorship in Westchester County. 

43 Refugee and Immigrant Advocates To Know

Sloane Davidson 

February 6, 2019 

Founder and CEO of Hello Neighbor, a mentorship program helping to support and guide refugees in their new lives.

Introducing the Westchester Refugee Initiative

Amy Robertson 

January 2019 

The 2018-2019 Newsletter of the American Muslim Women's Association included an article by Hearts & Home staff Amy Robertson to introduce the WRI.

"Refugee Sunday" on LMC-TV

September 27, 2018

Local television clip about Refugee Sunday, a community lunch and day of action hosted by St. John's Lutheran Church in Mamaroneck, coordinated by Hearts and Homes for Refugees.

"Just Love" with Msgr Kevin Sullivan 

September 14, 2018

Sirius Radio Program Highlighting Local Volunteers Work with Refugees 

"It's a Small World" Video Documentary

September 17, 2017 

by PMHS  graduate Jonathan Salama,  Created for the Community Church of Pelham,

Hearts and Homes for Refugees-A Video Documentary

Fall, 2017

A short documentary about Hearts and Homes for Refugees created by high school students in our week-long, summer Documentary Intensive. Instructor: Laura Meoli-Ferrigon