Serving and Empowering New Americans Since 1918

Ways You Can Help

In order to provide the unique services that assist over 7,000 individuals annually from the state of Connecticut, IICONN counts on the help it receives from generous members of our community

Cash Donations

> Help our clients become self-sufficient
> Donate in honor of a loved one or member of your organization
> Give in memory of a special person who believed in our work
Please make your financial gift by check or use our convenient, online, safe and secure Bloomerang donation service:

Donate Professional Services

Are you a teacher? Do you have technical skills? Are you well versed in communications? Have event coordination skills? Are you an attorney? Find our how you can help by contacting

In-Kind Donations

Our Refugee Resettlement Program continuously accepts donations to assist our programs and newly arriving refugee families. Please contact Luke Sharples at to donate goods.


Be an English tutor or become a mentor for a refugee – help them with home management such as learning to do laundry or balancing a checkbook. See other opportunities for volunteers and interns.

Stay Informed!

Tell friends and family about the refugee plight worldwide and encourage others to help! Write your Congressmen! Ask them to support the US Refugee Program and to increase refugee admissions.