Gift Processing & Database Management Specialist
(Part Time)
Boston, MA

2018-07-12T17:38:13+00:00July 11th, 2018|

The International Institute of New England, a nongovernmental, not-for-profit, New England-based organization dedicated to addressing the needs and rights of refugees and immigrants, is seeking  a Gift Processing and Database Management Specialist at its Boston office. A dynamic, forward-looking, smart and rapidly growing non-profit organization, we seek well-qualified, solutions-focused candidates who are experts in their respective [...]

Recent Program Highlights

2018-07-09T17:25:50+00:00July 9th, 2018|

All three sites hosted public events to honor World Refugee Day on June 20. Photos from the four events that day are posted on the IINE Facebook page. Thank you for making this year's World Refugee Day a memorable occasion for our clients, volunteers, and supporters. BOSTON - In April volunteers from Life [...]

Volunteer Spotlight: Meet the Traegers

2018-07-09T16:43:35+00:00July 9th, 2018|

Disillusioned by the national debate on refugee policy during last year’s election, Mark and Heidi Traeger decided it was time to learn more about refugee resettlement in their own backyard. Last winter they attended IINE-Manchester’s A Home for All event at the Millyard Museum and were moved by the personal stories shared by the [...]

Meet Biar Kon

2018-07-09T17:06:50+00:00June 28th, 2018|

All you really need to know about Biar Kon is this: in the right shoes, under a spotlight, he is unstoppable. During last week’s Suitcase Stories performance on World Refugee Day, he gave a tour-de-force storytelling presentation before a crowd of almost two hundred people.  In his dapper patterned suit and bedazzled shoes, he mesmerized the [...]

Unaccompanied Minor Program

2018-07-09T16:49:16+00:00June 20th, 2018|

The International Institute of New England provides unaccompanied minor children and their families reunifying support services in the United States. Many migrant families travel to the U.S. border together, but very often minors travel alone, separated from families members in their home countries and crossing the U.S. border seeking safety and reunification.  Minors often [...]

Employee Highlight: Sofie Sute

2018-07-09T16:47:58+00:00June 19th, 2018|

A graduate of Boston College (BA) and UMass Boston (MA), Sofie Suter works in IINE’s Boston office as a Case Manager for the Central American Unaccompanied Minor Program. Her job and department are unique because her clients are children, with whom she works for short, intensive period of time while they are first reunifying [...]

2025 Strategic Plan Open House

2018-06-25T18:58:25+00:00June 13th, 2018|

On Monday, June 11, 2018, IINE celebrated our centennial and the launch of our 2025 strategic plan with an Open House at our Boston office. Visitors learned about how we plan to expand our services to refugees and immigrants and toured the space to see our 100-year timeline mural and office artwork. We’re thrilled [...]

Employee Highlight: Yusuf Abdi

2018-07-09T16:41:29+00:00June 11th, 2018|

My father was a Somali army general, a political science professor at Somali National University, and a civil rights advocate. My mom was a businesswoman who owned beauty salons in the capital city of Mogadishu. I grew up during the Somali Civil War, and witnessed the period from December 1991 to March 1992, when [...]