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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
  • Contact methods:
    Email, Mail/Letter, Phone calls, Website
  • Appointments accepted:

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
Types of immigration legal services provided: Help completing forms, Filings with USCIS
Other areas of legal assistance: Community Development
Non-legal services: Administrative advocacy (CIS/ICE/CBP), Citizenship / Civics classes, Employment services, Legislative advocacy (state or national), Office Of Refugee Resettlement (ORR)-funded services for trafficking victims, Referrals to other services, Social services
Populations served: Human Trafficking Survivors, Individuals with criminal histories, Individuals with physical/mental disabilities, Juveniles, Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender, Torture survivors
Languages spoken: English
Access to a commercial interpreting service or language bank: No
Nominal fee charged? Yes
Other information: We do not have funding for interpretation, so any applicant who does not speak English must provide their own interpreter.


Volunteer Coordinator
Zoe Maani
(336) 617-0381