Refugee Ministry Network

The Refugee Network's mission is to provide support for those congregations engaged in ministry to refugees here and abroad.  

For those looking to assist Asylum seekers and Undocumented people, please see the Sanctuary Team page.


Refugee Network

Our Charter

Member congregations include:

Bradley Hills, Bethesda MD

Warner Memorial, Kensington MD

Gaithersburg, MD

Vienna, VA

Immanuel, McLean VA

Chevy Chase, DC

Georgetown, DC


Other participating congregations include:

Capitol Hill, DC,

Church of the Covenant, Arlington, VA

Fairlington, Alexandria, VA

Greenwich, Nokesville, VA

John Calvin, Annandale, VA

National, DC

Old Presbyterian Meeting House, Alexandria, VA

Saint Mark, N Bethesda, MD

Trinity, Arlington, VA

St Matthew, Silver Spring, MD

New York Avenue, DC

United Christian Parish, Reston, VA



work with congregations that are interested in either sponsoring a individual/family or would like to work in partnership with other faith communities. In some areas, an individual congregation is discouraged from solo sponsoring due to issues of dependency.

DMV Resettlement Organizations

Lutheran Social Services of the National Capital Area

Catholic Charities Migration & Refugee Services (Northern VA)(Arlington)