World Refugee Day 2014 - New Home, New Hope! Wilmington, NC
Hugh McRae Park, 1799 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC
This FREE event is open to the public and begins at 9:00 a.m. with a Refugee Walk through the park (proceeds to benefit newly-arriving refugees), followed by entertainment, children’s activities, and food tasting from the countries of Wilmington’s refugees from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Meet members of the Wilmington refugee community, hear their stories, enjoy their cultural traditions including songs, dances, and speeches, and taste samples of their delicious traditional foods! Celebrate the contributions refugees make to the Wilmington community and recognize the courage, strength and resilience of refugees worldwide.
Hosted by Interfaith Refugee Ministry - Wilmington.