(Al Hartmann | The Salt Lake Tribune)
Recently settled refugees to the Salt Lake City area enjoy a feast of traditional and American food at the Refugee Christmas Party sponsored by Catholic Community Services of Utah at St. Vincent de Paul Parish Sunday Dec. 8, 2013. Each year, Utah receives approximately 1,200 refugees from all around the world. And each year, Catholic Community Services of Utah (CCS) helps to welcome them with this party.
Utah refugees celebrate holidays with help from friends
| The Salt Lake Tribune
First Published Dec 08 2013 04:59 pm • Last Updated Dec 09 2013 10:38 am
Catholic Community Services of Utah hosted its annual Refugee Christmas Party on Sunday at the St. Vincent de Paul Parish in Holladay.
Each year, the state receives approximately 1,200 refugees from all around the world, according to CCS, and the annual party is aimed at welcoming them.
CCS offers numerous services to refugees, including assistance in adapting to their resettlement in Utah, immigration services and foster care for unaccompanied children.
For more information on CCS, go to www.ccsutah.org.
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