MCC from the Capitol

A Closer Look at Refugee Resettlement in Mid-Missouri

September 24, 2021 Missouri Catholic Conference Season 2 Episode 11
A Closer Look at Refugee Resettlement in Mid-Missouri
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MCC from the Capitol
A Closer Look at Refugee Resettlement in Mid-Missouri
Sep 24, 2021 Season 2 Episode 11
Missouri Catholic Conference

Central Missouri has been a safe harbor for people seeking refuge from wars and natural disasters for several decades, and the Catholic Church has been active in their settlement. Though the number of refugees admitted to the U.S. varies from year to year, the ministry to those hoping to find a new home continues. Dan Lester, Executive Director of Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO), and Samantha Moog, CCCNMO Director of Refugee Services, offer their expertise and perspective on this important ministry of the Church.


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Central Missouri has been a safe harbor for people seeking refuge from wars and natural disasters for several decades, and the Catholic Church has been active in their settlement. Though the number of refugees admitted to the U.S. varies from year to year, the ministry to those hoping to find a new home continues. Dan Lester, Executive Director of Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO), and Samantha Moog, CCCNMO Director of Refugee Services, offer their expertise and perspective on this important ministry of the Church.