Name of Non-Profit Organization *


Today's Date: *

Monday, November 11, 2019

Organization's website

EIN / 501(C)(3)Number *


What year did your organization receive it's non-profit status? *


Address *

5030 Oaklawn Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45227
United States

County *


Your Name *

Megan Iverson

Your Title *

Program Director

Your email address *

Your Phone Number

(513) 304-1994

Executive Director's Name *

Robyn Lamont

Executive Director's email address *

What is the mission of your organization?

RefugeeConnect’s mission is to empower people who were forced to leave their country to escape war, persecution, or natural disaster, to thrive in life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.

Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *

  • (3) Children
  • (5) Education
  • (7) Equality & Social Justice

Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists?

RefugeeConnect’s vision is a vibrant, inclusive, safe, and diverse community.

Programmatic examples:
RefugeeConnect’s Refugee School Impact Program is embedded in local schools within Hamilton County working with students and their parents within five years of arrival to the US to ensure a welcoming and supportive environment for learning and acculturation.

RefugeeConnect engages local refugee survivors in sharing their stories of strength and resilience with the wider community at the Speaker Series Stories of Survival.

RefugeeConnect leads the Refugee Empowerment Initiative Quarterly Forms for nonprofits, businesses, and government organizations to share best practices and build collaboration.

Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? *

Yes, Grades 6 – 12

List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web.

RefugeeConnect’s Ambassador Mentoring Program trains volunteers to be culturally responsive to empower refugee individuals and families toward self-sufficiency. Volunteers can build connection through our teen-to-teen mentorship program. Additionally, volunteers may give their time at community events.

Volunteer coordinator

Megan Iverson

Volunteer coordinator's email address

Volunteer coordinator's phone number

(513) 304-1994