What We’re All About

We create opportunities for refugees and immigrants to succeed through resettlement, education, career advancement and pathways to citizenship.


How We Work

Refugee Resettlement

Services For New Americans

Employment Support

Where We Work

Refugees and immigrants are able to realize their dreams and contribute to New England’s growth and prosperity.

Boston, MA

Manchester, NH

Lowell, MA

Latest News

2607, 2018

A Tribute to Bob Sullivan

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the founding of IINE, we are looking back at our organization’s history and recognizing some unique efforts made by the staff and volunteers who contributed their time and expertise to help improve the lives of immigrants and refugees. In 1990, before the International Institute of Boston merged with locations in Lowell and Manchester, their newsletter included a tribute to Bob Sullivan, an outstanding volunteer, board member, and [...]

1607, 2018

Meet Zainab Sumu: Primitive Modern

This is the second blog in a series of posts highlighting immigrants in business across New England. Zainab Sumu is the artist and entrepreneur behind the label Primitive Modern and has lived around the world, but like every good Bostonian, the Hub is the hometown of her heart. Zainab’s upbringing in Sierra Leone led to her education in the United Kingdom and Paris, and then to work experience in New York and L.A. Yet [...]

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