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Chooseday 20th June - Choose to support World Refugee Day.

Good Morning,

Happy Chooseday!

Today, we come together to celebrate World Refugee Day—a day of solidarity, compassion, and reflection. It's a time to recognize the incredible strength and resilience of refugees worldwide, while also acknowledging the atrocities and hardships they endure, just to live happy, fulfilling lives. As we embrace this day of celebration, let us remember that we all have the power to make a difference in the lives of refugees. Here are five meaningful ways you can take action this World Refugee Day:

1. Donate to Charities Supporting Refugees: Make a tangible impact by donating to organizations that provide essential support to refugees. GoodCompany offers you the opportunity to contribute to charities such as Refugee Migrant Children Centre, Human Rights For All, Act for Peace, Asylum Seeker Resource Centre, Free to Feed and many more! Your donations can help provide shelter, education, healthcare, and other critical services to those in need.

Visit GoodCompany to explore and support refugee causes today.

2. Raise Awareness: Amplify the voices of refugees by sharing their stories and experiences with your friends, family, and colleagues. Use the power of social media to spread awareness about the challenges faced by refugees and the need for compassion and support. By raising awareness, you can foster empathy and create positive change in attitudes and perceptions. #worldrefugeeday #wrd

3. Support Refugee-Owned Businesses: Discover and support refugee-owned businesses in your community. By purchasing their products or utilizing their services, you not only contribute to their economic empowerment but also celebrate the cultural diversity they bring. Explore local markets, online platforms, and community directories to find refugee entrepreneurs and businesses to support. We highly recommend booking a Free to Feed cooking experience!

4. Volunteer or Offer Skills: Contribute your time, skills, and expertise to organizations working with refugees. Consider volunteering at community centers, language schools, or mentoring programs that provide support and guidance to refugees. Your involvement can make a significant difference in helping them integrate into their new communities and rebuild their lives.

5. Advocate for Policy Change: Engage in advocacy efforts by reaching out to policymakers and expressing your support for fair and humane refugee policies. Write letters, sign petitions, or participate in peaceful demonstrations that call for the protection of refugee rights and the creation of inclusive resettlement programs. Together, we can make our voices heard and influence change at a systemic level.

On this World Refugee Day, let's choose empathy, action, and unity. By joining hands and standing in solidarity with refugees, we can create a brighter future for all. Together, we can make a lasting impact and build a world where every person, regardless of their background, has the opportunity to thrive. Thank you for choosing to do good this Chooseday.

Giving Solutions,

the GoodCompany team.

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