The refugee and immigrant community needs you at this challenging moment.
Your donation will help IINE continue to provide critical support services to our most vulnerable newcomers.


What we’re all about

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

Our Vision

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

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Where we work

Boston, MA

Manchester, NH

Lowell, MA

How we work

Refugee Resettlement

Services For New Americans

Employment Support

2903, 2020

An Update on IINE programs during COVID19

ALL IINE OFFICES ARE CLOSED THROUGH MONDAY, MAY 4, 2020 At IINE our priority is the health and well-being of our community of clients, staff, volunteers, and the visitors to our sites. Dear friend of IINE: I want to update you on all the International Institute program team has been doing during the COVID-19 emergency. I have served alongside IINE colleagues and led program teams for over a decade, and know IINE’s dedication [...]

2603, 2020

Everyone Has A Suitcase Story

By Cheryl Hamilton, Suitcase Stories Director “I am not sure I have a story.” This is often the response when I speak with someone about participating in Suitcase Stories®, a signature program of the International Institute of New England. Suitcase Stories is how we explore storytelling through the lens of migration. We believe that sharing stories of refugee and immigrant life and other migration and cross-cultural experiences introduces people to new perspectives and brings [...]