LIRS | Quotes About Immigrants and Refugees | From Presidents to Poets
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Quotes about immigrants and refugees

Check out these wise words, by and about, immigrants and refugees. From presidents to activists to historical figures to faith leaders, these quotes are sure to inspire and uplift all those who stand for American values of welcome and compassion.

Our work

Interested in more than just quotes about immigrants and refugees? Learn about some of the most vital work LIRS is doing to champion values of welcome and compassion for asylum seekers, immigrants and refugees in our communities today.

For more than 80 years, Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service has carried out a wide range of programs to provide holistic, trauma-informed, and age-appropriate care to the children and families we serve. Learn more about how we rebuild lives and rekindle dreams right here in America.

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