BIG NEWS: Refugee Action is officially hosting a family!!

Lafayette College Refugee Action is hosting a donations drive to prepare for the family who we will help resettle in the Lehigh Valley. We are searching for common household items - the complete list can be found at:

We also have an Amazon registry if you would like to purchase some items for families. Here is the link:

If you don’t think you can donate any of the items on the list but still want to help, please donate gift cards from Wegman’s, Target, Walmart, Kohl's, CVS or other local merchants! We also have a Venmo account: @refugeeaction. Tracy Itterly in Farinon 107 will also accept cash or checks for Refugee Action. For more information, please contact Mackenzie Calvert ( or Betsenat Gebrewold (

Donation pick-ups can be arranged, and there are drop-off boxes on the Lafayette campus in Farinon 107 and in select residence and academic buildings. Please contact for questions or more information.

We greatly appreciate your support!