Our Events

You can support International Neighbors by attending or volunteering at an event listed below. Many of our events are a great opportunity to get to know your neighbors. Join us!

August Great Neighbor Gathering



Wednesday, August 15

Where: Friendship Court playground

Back to School theme
Here's the link to C'ville's

Help locally resettled refugees! Donate back to school essentials, including backpacks, pencils, crayons, washable markers, glue sticks, and marble composition books.

Volunteers needed for these shifts at the GNG
  • 4:00-4:30 set up (4 volunteers) organize school supplies, garment racks/donations, welcome neighbors & other volunteers 
  • 4:30-5:45 (4 volunteers) help neighbors "shop" for items! 
  • 5:45-6:15 (4 volunteers) help clean up & deliver any unwanted items to Salvation Army

Family Friendship Training



Wednesday, August 15

Building Goodness Foundation

128 Carlton Rd 22902

Contact: for details.

Are you interested in being matched with a refugee or SIV family in Charlottesville? Family Friends get together for social outings, celebrations, and mutually beneficial cross-cultural experiences.  Be a great neighbor!