ReWA in the News

Meet Mahnaz Eshetu, CanvasRebel, January 28, 2024

Community Corner—Refugee Women’s Alliance,, October 4, 2023

Commerce awards $15.4 million in grants to expand legal aid to low-income immigrants, Washington State Department of Commerce, August 25, 2023

Seattle Preschool Program Educators Celebrate Dual-Language Classroom Accreditation ,, July 13, 2023

Opening Doors and Growing the Game, NHL, June 23, 2023

Two Western Washington Nonprofits win Classy Awards, King 5, June 13, 2023

The 2023 Classy Awards Honor 11 Nonprofits Progressing the Social Sector ,Yahoo Finance, June 7, 2023

youth at Space Needle
Youth program visit Seattle Center’s Mo-Pop Museum.

WA lawmaker wants stronger domestic violence protections, The Seattle Times, February 22, 2023 

Seattle Kraken’s Iceplex is Truly for the Community, USA Hockey, February 21, 2023

Ringing in the Lunar New Year, NHL, January 19, 2023

Kraken and their foundation make team facility’s first year a success, The Seattle Times, September 10, 2022                                                                      

How Two Refugee Women are Building Lives in Washington State, InvestigateWest, June 22, 2022

Why Ukrainians prefer settling in Washington state, March 22, 2022

New Americans, New Right to Vote, South Seattle Emerald, October 30, 2021

Support Afghans Resettling in the Puget Sound, Real Change OpEd, August 25, 2021

Seattle and Washington State Scramble to help Afghan Refugees, The Stranger, August 19, 2021

Pacific Northwest Nonprofits prepare for refugees from Afghanistan, King5 TV, August 17, 2021

“Refugee Women’s Alliance: 2021 is a new beginning”, Mercer Island Living, January 2021

“Crucial Outreach to Voters with Limited English Proficiency,” RealChange, October 14, 2020

“We did everything we could.” Community Organizers Fear Census  Undercount, South Seattle Emerald, September 2020.

This Cookbook celebrates the Food and Culture of Refugees in America, Well+Good, June 2020.

Cook Your Way out of isolation, South Seattle Emerald, March 2020

Combining Food and Culture to benefit refugees, New Day Northwest, December 2019

‘Recipes for Refuge’: This new cookbook by immigrants will help future immigrants , December, 2019, The Seattle Times

ReWA programs for women and children set for expansionThe Seattle Globalist

Resist Trump: Refugee Women’s AllianceThe Stranger

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Donates $97.5 Million to Nonprofit Groups Helping HomelessThe Seattle Times

Bezos Day One Fund Gives $97.5 Million to Help the Homeless – CNBC

Bezos Day 1 Families Fund Awards ReWA $2.5 Million –

Seattle’s Refugee Women’s Alliance building gets $5.5M expansion…and a Party to CelebrateSeattle Times

Refugee Organization “Raises Roof” to Expand Support for Immigrant WomenSouth Seattle Emerald

Refugee Women’s Alliance Celebrate Cultural Pluralism, Empowerment for International Women’s DaySouth Seattle Emerald 

Seattle is a Sanctuary City. So What?The Daily

“Domestic violence up, refugee & immigrant populations at-risk” – Q13 FOX

“How Seattle police, local prosecutors address and investigate hate crimes” -Seattle Times

“Sustainability Segment – Mahnaz Eshetu” – KEXP

“The kids are not all right. Trump scares them.”KUOW

“Refugee Women’s Alliance Reflects How the Trump Administration Affects the Most Vulnerable” – Ethnic Seattle

“20 Great Nonprofits to Give to in 2017 and Beyond” -Seattle Met

“Battling Hate Crimes Statewide” -KIRO 7 News

“Refugee Women’s Alliance” -The Stranger

“On Inauguration Day, Seattle Stands With Immigrants and Refugees”KCTS

“Finding Home: A Syrian Refugee Family Builds a New Life in the Pacific Northwest”KCTS

“The Refugee Haven South of Seattle” – Bloomberg Businessweek

“The local faces of an international refugee crisis” – Seattle’s Child

“King County Big Read Builds Bridges” Library Journal

“New Priorities for County’s Children and Youth” – King County

Chinese Law Student Seeks to Help Others” – Northwest Asian Weekly

Bilingual kids have power at home” – Everett Herald

Native cultures, newfound politics mix” – Seattle Times