Friday, June 16, 2017

47,434 refugees have been admitted to US in FY17 -- 9,328 refugees admitted since the moratorium, 17,312 refugees let in since Trump was inaugurated.

 

JS: The stunning refugeee admision figures in the headline came from the post below at
Refugee Resettlement Wactch

 

 Refugee contractor Episcopal Migration Ministries is 99.5% funded by you, will close some offices



Refugee Resettlement Watch| by Ann Corcoran 

This is old news from back in April and I don’t know if they have changed their minds about closing offices after it was announced by the Dept. of State on May 26th that the number of refugees being admitted to the US is going to tick up to 1,500 a week.

Since the refugee contractors*** are paid by the head to place refugees in your towns and cities they may feel there is some hope for their finances to pick up with an increase in paying client (aka refugees) arrivals.
(As of June 11th, 47,434 refugees have been admitted to the US in FY17. This is 9,328 refugees since the supposed moratorium began and 17,312 since Trump was inaugurated.)

However, office closure news isn’t the primary reason I’m posting this news.  I’m posting it because a reader has solved a mystery I’ve been wondering about for years—why is there no Form 990 (the IRS form required of non-profit groups) for Episcopal Migration Ministries (EMM)?

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