Colorado refugees

AURORA | The Aurora Welcome Center, a multi-purpose service hub for the city’s burgeoning refugee and immigrant community, is teaming up with a recently formed nonprofit organization to better serve many of Aurora’s newest residents, the city announced late Wednesday. The majority of tenants and service providers currently operating at the Aurora Welcome Center, which has […]

‘It’s been really heartbreaking to look in the eyes of our community members when they say ‘My 18-year-old son was supposed to come in one week … is that really not happening?” said Jill Fricker, executive director of the Colorado African Organization. ‘And our response is, ‘The way we understand it, that is not happening.”