IINE Statement on Trump Administration Refugee Cap for Upcoming Fiscal Year

2018-09-19T12:44:38+00:00September 18th, 2018|

Trump Administration Refugee Cap for Upcoming Fiscal Year... This isn't the kind of news we want to share on Citizenship Day, or any day. Needless to say, the IINE community is very disappointed by this short-sighted and mean-spirited policy. Refusing refugees means that deserving people cannot come to the United States, that families remain [...]

Development Operations Manager
Boston, MA

2018-08-06T21:18:08+00:00August 6th, 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 Development Operations Manager 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 fields. Candidates need [...]

Skills Training Program Specialist
Lowell, MA

2018-07-31T13:57:35+00:00July 31st, 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 Skills Training Program Specialist at its Lowell 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 fields. Candidates [...]

[Bilingual] Case Manager, Post-Release & Home Study Services
Boston, MA

2018-08-06T21:22:21+00:00July 31st, 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 Post-Release & Home Study Services Case Manager 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 [...]

A Tribute to Bob Sullivan

2018-07-31T17:40:52+00:00July 26th, 2018|

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 [...]

Meet Zainab Sumu: Primitive Modern

2018-07-20T13:33:44+00:00July 16th, 2018|

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 [...]

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

2018-08-29T13:45:00+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

2018-07-20T13:50:08+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 [...]