The Southwestern Virginia Refugee Support Group will meet June 5 at Christ Episcopal Church in Big Stone Gap.
The church is located at 106 Clinton Ave. East. The meeting will begin at 3 p.m.
The speaker for the June meeting will be Huda Aden, chief of staff at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise. Huda will be sharing her experience as a graduate student working in one of the world’s largest refugee camps located in Kenya.
The Southwestern Virginia Refugee Support Group is a community organization formed to educate its members as to the issues involved in the integration of refugees into its member’s communities and lives and to address those issues where and when it is possible.
Those community members interested in this important issue facing our nation and the world are encouraged to attend.