We invite you to send a letter supporting refugee resettlement in Alaska to your federal elected official or by spreading the word to your friends and family. You will have the opportunity to write a letter to your federal elected officials at the World Refugee Day Event too!

Letter Template Examples

World Refugee Day 202

Template #1: Let’s Celebrate Our New Arrivals
I am writing in celebration of World Refugee Day, to recognize the strength of our refugees and the wealth of experience and life they bring to Alaska. I encourage your ongoing support for our new arrivals. Thank you for supporting the people and organizations who make resettlement possible.
Thank you!

Template #2: Please Support Our Alaskan Resettlement Community!
World Refugee Day is celebrated globally on June 20th to honor the strength, courage, and perseverance of millions of refugees. Since October 2021, Catholic Social Services (CSS) has welcomed 775 new arrivals to Alaska through participation in the U.S. Refugee Resettlement program. I encourage your continued support of RAIS and the US Resettlement Program.
Thank you!

Template #3: Thank You for Your Support!
June 20th, globally recognized as World Refugee Day, is an occasion to build empathy and understanding for people who have been forced to flee their home country – and to recognize their resilience in having the strength to rebuild their lives. Thank you for your ongoing support for our new neighbors!
Thank you!