Uporabo mobilne spletne strani

V RCO je le celovit spletni strani, ustvarjene posebej za begunce & priseljencev v ZDA.

Naš cilj za 2017 je bil zagotoviti 100,000 novinci informacije in vire za pomoč pri obnovi svoje življenje v ZDA.

Namesto, smo dosegli 250,000.

2017 cilj za doseg spletne strani
2017 spletni strani doseg dejansko

"To je točno kakšen sem rabil, da mi pomaga, ko sem prišel v ZDA."

Mama s hčerko, nasmejan

Poskrbimo, da novinci lahko najdete informacije, ki jih potrebujejo, Kdaj in kje jo potrebujejo.

Z uporabo sramne prevoz

Da bi biti v celoti dostopne, Nudimo, večina naših virov v najpogostejši jezikov z begunci v ZDA. Čim bolj, Zaposlujemo beguncev in priseljencev, za strokovno prevajanje teh virov.

Ilustracija prevedenih jezikov

Jeziki, ki najbolj uporablja novinci na obisku v RCO, ki so:

arabščina
španščina
francoščina
svahili
Nepalščina
Karen
vietnamščina

V RCO ustvarila edinstven programing omogočiti dva jezika lahko ogledate vzporedno. To omogoča novince za dostop do potrebnih informacij v svojem jeziku, medtem ko se učijo angleško, in občutek občutek večje integracije.

Graphic showing USAHello side by side translation feature

Smo dosegli novinci v vsaki članici, v mestnih in podeželskih mestih. Naše najvišje število uporabnikov, ki so bili v teh mestih:

New York City
Los Angeles
Chicago
Portland
Houston
Washington DC
Dallas
San Francisco
Seattle
Phoenix

Vendar smo imeli tudi veliko obiskovalcev od manjših mest kot Louisville, Kentucky; Fort Wayne, Indiana; Buffalo, New York; Fargo, Severne Dakote; Ontario, Oregon; in Ashburn, Virginia.

Virov

Pomagali smo ljudem najti točno informacije, ki so potrebne za:

Združitve s svojimi družinami

Spoznajte svoje pravice

Najdete in zaprositi za štipendije

Pametne telefone in zakaj beguncev in priseljencev jih radi

Ve, kje za shop za kulturno ustrezne hrane

Iskanje programov v svojih skupnostih

Poskusi, da bi občutek nenehno spreminja pravila anti-priseljencev

Prilagodijo ameriške kulture

In še veliko več.

Starejši begunca človek

"Odkar sem prišel v ZDA v 2009, Sem imel veliko kulturnih nesporazumov. Sem zgubil svoj [občutek] osebne vrednosti in sem imel veliko obžaluje. Emigrantov RCO, Sem prišel, da razumem veliko stvari in vidim Američani skozi nov obraz. Zdaj počutijo bolj povezan in srečna v Ameriki."

Izobraževanje

Naše spletne učilnice pomagala na tisoče novinci postali državljani in pripravite svoje GED® izpiti.

Naše stretch cilja za 2017 je vpisati 2,000 učenci v našem razredu državljanstva.

Namesto, smo vpisani 4,091.

2017 spletni strani doseg dejansko

Štirideset odstotkov študentov, ki so zaključili tečaj že poročali postanejo državljani.

We similarly hoped to enroll 2,000 learners in our GED® program last year.

Namesto, smo vpisani 7,979.

2017 GED enrollment goal of 2,000 people
2017 spletni strani doseg dejansko

Seventy-three percent are women, half of whom told us they have children at home.

"I came to the United States when I was 19, with one baby. I did not have the chance to finish school in camp. I now have three children and I can’t drive. My husband is working two jobs and comes home late. When I found the GED® program, I was so happy to study. I have already finished Language Arts and Social Studies and now I take the Science Unit. The proudest day for me will be when I finish school."

še več, we launched a course that trained 630 educators across the country how to help refugee & immigrant students succeed in their classrooms.

96 percent of the course participants said they would recommend the class to a friend.

By the end of the course, 3 od 4 had already implemented something they’d learned in their own school.

Skupnosti

We reached out to newcomers and sent them a message: you are welcome.

And we supported efforts by newcomers to help newcomers, by publishing 104 articles written by refugees across the United States.

cultural background

"Writing for the RCO makes me feel like I belong. I don’t want my story to get lost. I want people to know my story."

Finances

We are proud of our efficiency.

USAHello 2017 financial report figures
Download a .pdf of this financial report.

Conclusion

2017 was an incredible year of growth for the RCO, and we outperformed every one of our goals. We are deeply grateful to our generous supporters and incredible volunteers.

Smiling people

We are honored by our Foundation supporters:

Carnegie Corporation
Collins Foundation
David Rockefeller Fund
Goulder Family Foundation
Grove Foundation
Haas Fund
Oregon Community Foundation
Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Rutgers Presbyterian Church
Scheidler Foundation
Tides Foundation

And we are grateful for the many individual donations this year, which added up to over $70,000. You are helping us help thousands of people when and how they need it most.

Our Board

Thank you from all of us at the Refugee Center Online for supporting our mission to use technology to help refugees and immigrants build new lives.

Because of your help, we were able to offer welcome and support to more than a quarter of a million people during one of the most difficult times in the history of American migration.

The RCO is headquartered in Portland, Oregon. Our physical address is 2420 NE Sandy, Apartma 102, Portland, Oregon, 97213, although the majority of our staff and board are spread across the United States (and the globe).