Online Registration for the event has now closed. Please purchase tickets at the door.
We invite you to participate in Red, White and New, the second annual fundraising celebration hosted by Refugee Resettlement and Immigration Services of Atlanta (RRISA) and benefiting RRISA and Refugee Family Services on August 1, 2014. Red, White and New will be attended by generous Atlanta-area individuals and corporations who support diversity in our community as well as the opportunity for refugees to rebuild their lives in Georgia.
Friday, August 1, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.
Mason Murer Fine Art Gallery
199 Armour Drive, Atlanta 30324
*Please note that the dress code is business or festive attire
For more information or to donate an item for Red, White and New, please contact RRISA Development Coordinator Stephanie Jackson Ali at (404) 622-2235 ext. 268 or Stephanie@rrisa.org.
Interested in an event sponsorship? Contact RRISA Board Member John C. Bottini at (678) 362-7699 or firstname.lastname@example.org with questions, or sign up on the "Buy Tickets" page.
About RRISA and RFS
RRISA is a nonprofit organization that welcomes refugees, asylees, and victims of human trafficking into Georgia, helping them along the path to self-sufficiency in their new home. In addition to meeting the immediate needs of shelter, food, clothing, and medical care, RRISA offers longer-term services in resettlement, employment, education and youth, Savings Match, and immigration, including specialized immigration support services to assist Cuban and Haitian clients. Currently the majority of RRISA’s refugee clients arrive from Burma (Myanmar), Bhutan, Iraq, Somalia, Eritrea and Ethiopia. For more information, visit www.rrisa.org.
RFS is a nonprofit organization that has grown and adapted to meet the changing needs of metro Atlanta’s international refugee community for more than 25 years. RFS invests in whole families by providing comprehensive services and support for refugee women, children, and families, with a focus on early learning, English literacy, afterschool support, parental engagement, and economic self-sufficiency. For more information, visit www.refugeefamilyservices.org.
Red, White and NEW is a benefit auction event
to support RRISA and RFS. The two organizations will merge on October 1, 2014.