Volunteer Guide

Church World Service - Immigration and Refugee Program (Greensboro Office)

  • Location:
    122 N. Elm St.
    Suite 607
    Greensboro, NC 27401
  • Phone:
    (336) 676-4223
  • Fax:
    (336) 617-0654

Church World Service (CWS) of Greensboro is a resettlement agency in the North Carolina Triad. CWS provides immigration legal services in the areas of: naturalization, refugee/asylee green cards, refugee/asylee family reunification, green card renewal, FOIA requests, refugee travel documents, employment authorization document renewals, and Certificates of Citizenship. Additionally, CWS prepares applications for the CAM program (Central American Minors).  In addition to the legal program, CWS provides refugee resettlement services as a part of the U.S. Department of State Refugee Resettlement Program. These services include basic needs assistance, case management, cultural orientation, employment preparation and placement, health access, and information and referral. CWS hosts community events throughout the year including the annual Mosaic Festival celebrating diversity through food, music, and art in downtown Greensboro.

State served: North Carolina

Services Provided

Areas of immigration legal assistance: Adjustment of Status, Employment authorization, Naturalization/Citizenship
Populations served: Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English

Additional Details

Pro Bono opportunities? Yes