Date(s) - 20/06/2018
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm


Join Catholic Charities USA, Catholic Relief Services, and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops to learn more about the dire circumstances that compel refugees to flee, the stringent vetting process for those being considered for US resettlement, and the enormous and lasting contributions that refugees make to our nation. This briefing will also highlight the findings of a brand new research study that lends further evidence to the gift that refugees are.


  • Ashley Feasley, Director of Migration Policy, U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops
  • Donald Kerwin, Executive Director, Center for Migration Studies
  • Emily Wei, Deputy Director for Policy Development, Catholic Relief Services
  • Frances McBrayer, Senior Director of Refugee Services, Catholic Charities Atlanta
  • Saeed Rahi, Case Manager, Catholic Charities of Diocese of Arlington

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
12:30PM – 1:45 PM
Cannon Office Building, Room 441

See WRD Congressional Briefing Invite for more information