Community Partners & Referrals

Who We Have Worked With to Resettle Refugees in Wilmington:


NHCS Schools ( including Language & McKinney Vento liasons)

NHCS SS Office

New Hanover Countiy Diversity ,Equity and Inclusion Sub-Committee of NHC Resiliency Task Force

Cape Fear Collective

City of Wilmington

New Hanover County Endowment

Mednorth Health Center, Knox Pediatrics, Wilmington Kids Dental, Zimmer Cancer Center, Coastal OBGYN, etc.

Cape Fear Literacy Council ESL & Immigration Classes

Open Gate Shelter                                

Nourish NC                                        

Diaper Bank of the Lower Cape Fear                                         

ESC Work First                      

1st Baptist Church          

Grandmas for Peace              

Coastal Horizons                      

UNCW (International Studies, Spanish, Social Work, Creative Writing, & English departments)

Southeastern YMCA

Wave Transit

American Red Cross

Church World Service Durham and Church World Service Wilmington

Interfaith Refugee Ministry

Coastal Carolina UNA Organization

Clinica Latina – Latina Alliance

New Hanover County Disaster Coalition


Peace Rose Montessori

Cape Fear Academy

Friends School of Wilmington

Wilmington School of Arts & Sciences

Cape Fear Community College (international studies department, ESL, adult education, etc.)

Lutheran Refugee Services

Port City church

Carolina Presbyterian Church


Downtown Presbyterian Church

Grace United Methodist Church

1st Baptist Church

Catholic Charities

… and counting!

Employers We’ve Partnered With to Support Refugees:

Hilton Homewood Suites

Marriott Residence Inn

Smithfield BBQ

Tokyo 101

Eastern Insulation

Freeman Landscaping

Whole Foods


Molly Maids

The Maids

UNCW Aramark


Maverick America

AFC Sushi


Szechuan 132

Peno Grill

Ghenki Sushi