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ESL Crash Course

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

We’re excited to announce our first “ESL Crash Course” with Jay Ingram to equip Refuge Volunteers to better help refugees and immigrants improve their English.

This two-hour training will be a prerequisite for all volunteers participating in our brand new English Mentorship program. The inability to communicate in English presents a great hardship for refugees. We want to empower every refugee with the language skills they desire. Refugees will be encouraged to push their limits in a new language while simultaneously building relationships with Christian mentors who love them and seek to share the gospel with them.

Jay holds a MA in Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor and has taught at Boyce College and the University of Illinois at Springfield.

Details

Date:
June 15
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm