Meet Mohamad

On the day President Trump’s executive order suspended refugee arrivals, indefinitely banned Syrian refugees, and reduced fiscal year arrivals from 110,000 to 50,000, we talked to Mohamad Alkenss to hear what he thought.

A family from Syria arrives in Kentucky

How You Can Support Refugees

On January 27, President Trump signed an executive order suspending the U.S. refugee resettlement program for 120 days, indefinitely banning Syrian refugees, and reducing the fiscal year’s arrivals from 110,000 to 50,000 people, among other measures. KRM has welcomed over …

DeMarko Murphy & Abraham Mwinda are the first guests on our radio show

Bluegrass Refugee Voices

Our Lexington office, in partnership with Lexington Community Radio, has started a radio program in the hopes of advocating for the resettlement of refugees and introducing the Lexington community to the unique and gifted individuals being resettled. Bluegrass Refugee Voices …

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Why You Should Hire a Refugee

In your business, you strive for economic competitiveness, workforce development and diversity, and a healthy local economy. That’s why hiring a refugee could be the right decision for you. Work Ethic Refugees bring personal initiative, skills and a strong work …