Center for Forced Migration Studies (CFMS)


News and Media

Read more about our programs and receive updates from our Newsletter.

World Refugee Day

Please join a celebration of the diversity we all share as members of Chicago’s refugee and immigrant communities. Learn about our city’s rich multicultural history through an exploration of music, multimedia works, food, arts, and more. Join the conversation on Facebook and learn about our Partners and Participants on the website. 

Volunteer Opportunities 

If you would like to volunteer with of the many Resettlement Organizations and Mutual Aid Associations in Illinois view the list of organizations in Illinois. 

Donate to CFMS

Our research and robust programming is made possible through grants and donations. Consider a donation today.

Forced Migration Resources

Review these LISTSERV and Blogs for other information on Forced Migration and Refugee protection