We wouldn't be able to do what we do without the help and support from our incredible Missoula community. There are always opportunities to get involved - from volunteering to attending events to proudly wearing your support. 

With the IRC, we are welcoming several new families in  need of a "soft landing"

 

EVENTS

We'd love to see you there!

 

 

ACT BY COMING TO AN EVENT OR VOLUNTEERING!

OUR CALENDAR IS FULL OF ACTIVITIES & OPPORTUNITIES. We would love to see you there!

 

VOLUNTEER

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

  • Collect Household Items: collect items to bring to our office

  • Driver's Education Instructor: teach a small group on Fridays from 10-11:30 at least 1x per month

  • Driving Instructors: help students practice driving after passing their written exam

  • Farmers Market Volunteers: Work with refugee vendors on Saturday mornings

“Everyone has a right to dream. We all do. Refugees are no different. Truth is, for many refugees, dreams have just become...”

DONATE

We Couldn't do it without you! 

Donations to Soft Landing Missoula are tax deductible. We happily take financial donations by credit card or check and physical donations (see lists below).

As SLM is under the fiscal sponsorship of Social and Environmental Entrepreneurs, please make checks out to SEE, with Soft Landing Missoula in the memo. 

“The video Congolese Refugees in the United States includes interviews with refugees and community leaders from the Democratic Republic of the Congo…”

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PROUDLY WEAR YOUR SUPPORT

Profits from our merchandise goes directly into helping SLM welcome more families to our community.

We have t-shirts, sweatshirts and an array of this Welcome Week design goodies. 

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we're looking for:

WELCOME KITS

Most refugees arrive to the United States with next to nothing. Help them rebuild their lives by putting together a Welcome Kit to help provide a "soft landing". Select and create the welcome kit(s) of your choice!    

Download: HOW TO CREATE A WELCOME KIT

 

URGENT ITEMS

ALWAYS ITEMS

  • Gently used furniture

  • Household items

  • Large cooking pots

  • Vacuum cleaners

  • Gift Cards: Target, Sally Beauty, Walmart, Secret Seconds, Albertson's, Fresh Market

  • Bikes - all sizes

  • Feminine Hygiene products (pads)

  • DVD Player

  • Diapers and wipes - all sizes

  • Frames - all sizes

  • Shampoo and conditioner, lotion, bar soap

  • Phones, Flat screen TVs and other technology

  • CARS! Refugees are frequently graduating from our driver's ed program and are looking for their first car.

 

MISSOULA CELEBRATES NEIGHBORS
- NEW AND OLD. BE PART OF IT!