The United States has a long, proud tradition of giving families fleeing war and persecution a chance to rebuild their lives in safety—a tradition that is threatened by President Trump's ban on refugees. 

You can help at this critical moment by urging your elected officials to support refugee resettlement and joining local resettlement agencies, such as the International Rescue Committee, in welcoming refugees as new and valuable members of American society. Here are some ways to help refugees in the U.S. right now: