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What is Refugee?


The Refugee program provides students with meaningful service opportunities that will benefit refugees around the world.

“This moment does not define them, but our response will help define us.”

—Elder Patrick Kearon

How do I get involved?

Follow @yserverefugee on Instagram for event announcements! For questions contact and join our Y-serve Refugee Facebook page. We will keep you updated!

Volunteer Commitment:

Events are held weekly on Wednesday nights from 7-9 pm at the Wilkinson Center Terrace!


No Y-Serve training required to volunteer with this program.


Available by email at

Madison Richan, Executive Director

(801) 319-1595

Mckayla Zimmerman

(951) 207-1565

Emeline Benson

(435) 668-4841

Mari Kobe

(801) 829-8252

Maryn Rust

(801) 949-4835

Jared Bennett

(541) 285-4844

Dallin Swanson

(801) 556-4660

Nicholas Dizes

(208) 760-2048

Nye Johnson

(801) 448-1947

Campbell Howell

(435) 668-3012

Emily Tucker

(801) 500-3428