Tagged: Corporate Partners

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Aug 15, 2022

One Year After the Fall of Kabul, a Look Back – and What’s Next

Aug 15, 2022

One Year After the Fall of Kabul, a Look Back – and What’s Next In the year since the fall of Kabul, HIAS has resettled over 4,300 Afghans through the tireless efforts of its staff, resettlement partners, and volunteers. But the work to ensure that Afghan evacuees are able to build new lives in the U.S. is not finished yet.

Jul 06, 2022

In Poland, Airbnbs Offer Refuge for War-weary Ukrainians

Jul 06, 2022

In Poland, Airbnbs Offer Refuge for War-weary Ukrainians Housing was an afterthought when Oksana Bezkorovaina arrived in Poland from bordering Ukraine with her daughter Masha and sister, Maryna. The trio had been through the wringer trying to make it out of their home in Kharkiv, where they would sleep in the basement with their shoes on — ready to flee at any moment.

Jun 29, 2022

Airbnb Helps Refugees Find Housing & Community in Ecuador

Jun 29, 2022

When Daniela arrived as a refugee in Ecuador with her husband and young son, they faced difficulty and uncertainty. Thanks to HIAS, Airbnb, and local hosts who open up their homes to refugees, she now feels supported and embraced by her local community.

Mar 24, 2022

From Royals to Girl Scouts, Supporters Pitch in on Ukraine Crisis

Mar 24, 2022

From Royals to Girl Scouts, Supporters Pitch in on Ukraine Crisis In the month following the invasion of Ukraine, HIAS has seen major support from individual donors, foundations, and corporate partners, including a gift from The Duke and Duchess of Sussex and a $10 million grant from MacKenzie Scott and Dan Jewett.

Dec 02, 2021

After Months on the Run, Afghan Family Finds Safety in New Home

Dec 02, 2021

After Months on the Run, Afghan Family Finds Safety in New Home As the Taliban closed in on Kabul, Abdul and his family had to move frequently, never staying in one place for more than a day. Now, with the help of HIAS' resettlement and corporate partners, they are safely resettled in their new home in California.

Nov 09, 2021

Corporate Partners Help Afghans Find Shelter in a Perfect Housing Storm

Nov 09, 2021

Corporate Partners Help Afghans Find Shelter in a Perfect Housing Storm Tens of thousands of Afghans need to be resettled in America at a moment when the country has a widespread crisis of affordable housing. HIAS is working with corporate partners to make sure they are set up for success.

Aug 25, 2021

Airbnb Pledges to House 20,000 Afghan Refugees

Aug 25, 2021

Airbnb Pledges to House 20,000 Afghan Refugees As resettlement agencies around the world prepare to welcome tens of thousands of Afghans evacuated from Kabul, finding housing for the new arrivals is a significant challenge. Airbnb stepped up.

May 07, 2021

HIAS, Airbnb Help Mothers Make New Homes

May 07, 2021

HIAS, Airbnb Help Mothers Make New Homes This Mother’s Day we bring you the stories of refugee mothers who got help from HIAS and Airbnb to make their homes anew.

Nov 20, 2020

Trying to Help Refugees into the Workplace? Now There’s an App for That.

Nov 20, 2020

Trying to Help Refugees into the Workplace? Now There’s an App for That. It’s often hard for refugees to find jobs, but what if there were an app to help them? HIAS is now partnering with SkillLab to promote economic integration for refugees in Ecuador, Peru, and Panama.

Jun 29, 2020

Digital Marketing + Corporate Partnerships = Success for Refugee Entrepreneurs

Jun 29, 2020

Digital Marketing + Corporate Partnerships = Success for Refugee Entrepreneurs HIAS is working with corporations to help refugee entrepreneurs in Ecuador and Peru grow their businesses.