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Refugee Resettlement Partners

Since the inception of Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service in 1939 we have helped over 500,000 refugees build new lives in the United States. Thanks to our nationwide network of local resettlement partners, their caseworkers and community volunteers, refugees receive the support they need to find welcome and success in American communities. Following is a list, alphabetized by state, of the local agencies that carry out this life-transforming work.
Alabama Inspiritus, Birmingham
Arkansas Canopy of Northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville
Arizona Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest, Phoenix
California Islamic Circle of North America Relief USA Programs Inc., Fullerton Bethany Christian Services, Fresno
Colorado Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains, Denver, Colorado Springs, Greeley
Florida Lutheran Social Services of Northeast Florida, Jacksonville Lutheran Services Florida, Tampa, Sarasota, Ft. Myers, Orlando, Miami
Georgia Inspiritus (formerly Lutheran Services of Georgia), Decatur/Atlanta, Savannah Islamic Circle of North America Relief USA Programs Inc., Duluth
Iowa Lutheran Services of Iowa, Sioux City, Des Moines
Maryland Lutheran Social Services of the National Capital Area, Hyattsville/Greenbelt, Arbutus, Frederick LIRS Baltimore (Field Office), Baltimore
Massachusetts Ascentria Community Services, West Springfield
Michigan Samaritas, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Troy
Minnesota Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota, Minneapolis, St. Cloud
Missouri Refugee And Immigrant Services & Education, Joplin
Nebraska Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska, Omaha
New Mexico Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains, Albuquerque, Las Cruces
New York The Center, Utica
North Carolina Lutheran Services Carolinas, Raleigh, Salisbury
North Dakota LIRS North Dakota (Field Office), Fargo
Ohio Ethiopian Tewahedo Social Services, Columbus
Oregon Lutheran Community Services Northwest, Portland
Pennsylvania Bethany Christian Services, Allentown, Lancaster, Jenkintown/Philadelphia, Wexford
South Carolina Lutheran Services Carolinas, Columbia, Myrtle Beach
South Dakota Lutheran Social Services of South Dakota, Sioux Falls
Tennessee Inspiritus, Nashville
Texas Refugee Services of Texas, Fort Worth, Houston
Virginia Lutheran Social Services of the National Capital Area, Fairfax, Woodbridge/Dale City
Washington Lutheran Community Services Northwest, Tacoma, Vancouver
Wisconsin Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan, Milwaukee
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