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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 on June 8th, 2017

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

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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. 

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Memphis, We Belong Here

Posted by on February 2nd, 2017

Our Recruitment Director's thoughts on the march for refugees and immigrants last night here in Memphis, TN. 

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3 Ways To Support Sudanese Refugees

Posted by OBS Team on January 28th, 2017

The rights of refugees are under attack due to the Trump Administration's refugee ban. Here's what you can do about it.

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The U.N. Is Abandoning Nuba Refugees ... Again

Posted by Mark Hackett on June 30th, 2016

Today, June 30, 2016 marks another ill-conceived effort by the United Nations to close Yida Refugee Camp. Learn more. 

Tags: Sudan, Nuba, Yida, Refugees, United Nations, get involved
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Meet The Next Mount Sinjar

Posted by Mark Hackett on February 2nd, 2016

Thousands of families are besieged on a mountain by a violent extremist force with no humaitarian assistance. This time there will be no calvary coming over the hill. 

Tags: Singar, refugees, refugee, Jebel, Marra, Darfur, Sudan,
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Thoughts On The Refugee Crisis

Posted by Mark Hackett on November 22nd, 2015

Over the past few weeks, we've received a lot of questions, mostly from our Tennessee supporters, about the refugee crisis and the current debate in the United States. This is not an official statement, just some thoughts on the issues based on our experience in Sudan and South Sudan. 

Tags: refugee, refugees, crisis, Syria, Sudan, South Sudan
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