Be at least in the 8th grade.
Explain why refugees from other countries arrive in your nation.
What are the causes and what governmental authorities must certify
each case before the individual or family is allowed to travel?
List the immediate needs that a refugee has when they arrive in your
country. Describe the feelings that the refugee may have about a new
language, culture and environment.
Find out about the organizations in your community that assist
refugees and immigrants. Use the telephone or visit the office of at
least one such organization and ask how they would assist if your
local church were to cosponsor a newly-arrived refugee with ADRA or
Adventist Community Services.
Write a plan of at least 500 words describing the arrangements that
your local church could make if it were the cosponsor with ADRA or
Adventist Community Services for a refugee arriving in your
Interview a person who immigrated to your country. Ask them about
the contrast between the culture in your community and the community
where they were raised. Ask them to describe the process they went
through to become comfortable in your community. Take notes during
Give a report of at least 10 minutes duration to a
program, Pathfinder Club church committee or civic club on what you
have discovered in completing the requirements for this honor. Tell
why the refugee situation is so important and make specific
recommendations to the group of ways in which they can help meet the
needs of refugees.