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3 Ways To Support Refugees This World Refugee Day

Posted by OBS Team on June 20th, 2017

This World Refugee Day, we are bringing you specific ways you can support Sudanese refugees. Learn more.

Tags: Sudan, World Refugee Day, refugees, get involved,
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Welcome To The Renewal!

Posted by Katie Barber on June 8th, 2017

A short message to our recurring donors about their new giving program. 

Tags: Sudan, give, giving, The Renewal, refugee, refugees,
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Ask Senator Corker To Support S.1158

Posted by OBS Team on June 3rd, 2017

The Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act (S.1158) helps to ensure the U.S. government has the most constructive and cost-effective tools to address the root causes and drivers of violent conflict around the world. Our Tennessee activists have a unique opportunity to help move this important legislation forwards. 

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What Is the Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act?

Posted by OBS Team on June 2nd, 2017

We recently launched a statewide campaign in our home state calling on Senator Corker to cosponsor new antigenocide legislation. Here's answers to your questions. 

Tags: genocide, mass atrocity, prevention, act, get involved, Sudan, advocate, advocacy,
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June 2017 Endure Classrooms Update

Posted by Mark Hackett on June 1st, 2017

A brief update from our school in Yida Refugee Camp. 

Tags: Sudan, news, school, Yida, refugee, get involved,
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