World Refugee Day Open House


A World Refugee Day open house was hosted by Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Fort Wayne–South Bend on Tuesday, June 20, at the Archbishop Noll Catholic Center.

Bobbie Golani, senior administrative officer for Catholic Charities, says that about 7,000 refugees call Fort Wayne and northeast Indiana home.

World Refugee Day is observed June 20 each year, and is dedicated to raising awareness of the situation of refugees throughout the world.