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.
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.
February 6, 2019
Founder and CEO of Hello Neighbor, a mentorship program helping to support and guide refugees in their new lives. www.helloneighbor.io
The 2018-2019 Newsletter of the American Muslim Women's Association included an article by Hearts & Home staff Amy Robertson to introduce the WRI.
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.
September 14, 2018
Sirius Radio Program Highlighting Local Volunteers Work with Refugees
September 17, 2017
by PMHS graduate Jonathan Salama, Created for the Community Church of Pelham,
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