How can I help?

Become a Foster Parent

Ascentria Unaccompanied Refugee Minors Program urgently needs qualified, enthusiastic individuals willing to open their hearts and homes to refugee youth. Contact us today! Email Orfa Torres or call her at 774.243.3062.

Become a Volunteer or Donor

Email Gillian Braley or call her at 774.243.3966

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Mentor or a tutor our refugee youth
  • Create a job training internship
  • Provide a job at your company
  • Offer reduced rent
  • Provide respite care
  • Provide a ride
  • Provide free legal assistance
  • We are open to new and creative ideas

Donor Opportunities

  • Sponsor a young person's activities (camp, music lessons, sports team, gymnastics, art program, field trips)
  • Help with holiday gifts or party
  • Help with prom or graduation expenses
  • Help with post-high school education
  • Support a youth in transition
  • Donate a gift certificate
  • Contribute to or start a scholarship fund
  • Make a charitable gift to Ascentria designated for the URM program

Donated Goods Needed

  • Computers
  • Musical instrument
  • Apartment set-up
  • We are open to new and creative ideas

Visit Us

230 Second Ave, Suite 125
Waltham, MA 02451 | MAP
Phone: 781.790.8019
11 Shattuck Street
Worcester, MA 01605 | MAP Phone: 781.790.8019
Fax: 781.373.9157