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Matching Grant Program

​​​2244 Church Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11226
T: (718) 282-0108

Program Summary: This early employment program for highly motivated refugees and political asylees provides participants with a cash grant as an incentive for going to work and avoiding public assistance. Serving refugees and political asylees from more than 50 countries, the p​rogram offers case management, job placement, retention services and English-language training​.

Eligibility: Asylees, Cuban, Haitian parolees and human trafficking victims within 31 days of asylum, parole or certification. Must live in NYC and surrounding areas.
Clients Served Annually: 300
Referrals Accepted: Yes

This program is funded by the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants.