Stories Category: Updates

New Data Reveals Welcome Corps Sponsors in Every State + D.C.

This overwhelming response reflects a profound American commitment to welcome those seeking refuge. In December 2023, the Welcome Corps expanded to allow sponsors to facilitate the resettlement of refugees they have personal connections with, including family members, friends, classmates, and coworkers. Through this expansion, sponsors have now submitted more than 13,000 applications to refer refugees…

Exciting Update: Meet CSH’s Executive Leadership Team!

Community Sponsorship Hub is thrilled to announce our executive leadership team during this historic moment for sponsorship in the U.S. At the helm is Annie Nolte-Henning as CSH’s Executive Director. Throughout her tenure as Interim Executive Director, Annie has demonstrated visionary leadership and a strong commitment to strengthening inclusive programming that puts sponsorship in the…

Open Call for Advisory Board Members

Overview of CSH: Established in 2021, CSH is a dynamic organization dedicated to growing the role of communities in the protection, resettlement, and integration of refugees and other forcibly displaced people. Mobilizing civil society, and the public, private, and philanthropic sectors, and empowering them with resources and access, CSH shapes and coordinates a community sponsorship…

Introducing the Sponsor Fund: A new resource for Sponsor Circles

We know that communities change for the better when we help newcomers, and from coast-to-coast, we have heard moving stories about how uniquely meaningful the sponsorship experience is for all involved. Communities everywhere have felt the power of welcome as people have stepped up to sponsor in the face of recent humanitarian crises like those…

CSH Announces Open Call for Advisory Board Members

Overview of CSH Established in 2021, CSH is a dynamic organization dedicated to growing the role of communities in the protection, resettlement, and integration of refugees and other forcibly displaced people. Mobilizing civil society, and the public, private, and philanthropic sectors, and empowering them with resources and access, CSH shapes and coordinates a community sponsorship…