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How to Help


Ways to Make an Impact

Your support helps New Americans achieve a brighter future. Whether through a financial contribution, volunteering or leading a housing drive, together we make Minnesota welcoming to refugees and immigrants.

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Your generous support helps refugees and immigrants find safety and fulfillment in their new lives. Please consider making a gift today.

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Did You Know?

Your donations and support ensure we continue to exist as an essential resource for New Americans looking to make a strong start to life in Minnesota.

  • 100 +

    Years of Service

    We’re proud to have a rich history supporting New Americans.

  • 4,000 +

    New Americans

    Each year, we advocate for individuals and families looking for a new start in Minnesota.

  • 100 +


    We have served individuals and families from all over the world.

  • 300 +


    Our valued support system is essential to our clients’ success.

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Become a Volunteer

From virtual to in-person opportunities, we have a variety of chances for individuals and groups to volunteer at IIMN. Your time and talents are an essential part of our success in welcoming New Americans to Minnesota.

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  • Conversation Circle Volunteer

    Develop and hold weekly conversation circles for different levels of English language learners.

    Estimated hours/week: 2 hours/week
    Worksite: The International Institute of Minnesota, 1694 Como Ave, St Paul MN 55108

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  • Nursing: NCLEX Tutor (remote or in person)

    Assist students who are in a nursing program or who are preparing to take the NCLEX exams.

    Estimated hours/week: 1-2 hours/week
    Worksite: Remote or in person

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  • Bus Buddy

    Teach newly arrive immigrants and refugees how to use public transportation.

    Estimated hours/week: Minimum 4 hours/week
    Worksite: Throughout the Twin Cities

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Funds and Gift Options

We have several campaigns, funds and planned giving options in which your financial support can align with your values. View our giving options in the link below, and kindly consider ways you can make an impact on the lives of New Americans in Minnesota.

Funds and Gifts