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No One Left Behind on Capitol Hill

by NOLB Staff

Yesterday, I was honored to join many different refugee organizations and advocates on Capitol Hill, and speak to the importance of saving the Special Immigrant Visa program for America’s wartime allies: “My organization – No One Left Behind – is dedicated to saving and supporting America’s wartime allies. Our local national allies risk their lives…

Ellen DeGeneres Gave Naqeeb the Will to Live

by NOLB Staff

Ellen DeGeneres Gave Naqeeb the Will to Live   For more than three years, our friend Naqeeb was trapped in Afghanistan while at the top of the Taliban’s hit list because of his work in support of America. Hidden away in his family’s home while waiting for a visa to come through that would allow…

Operation Secret Santa

by Matt Zeller

Happy Holidays! Thanks to your support, we’re on pace to resettle 1000 people by the end of this year. We’ve helped obtain housing, employment, transportation, and furniture, all thanks to you. When our translators arrive from Afghanistan and Iraq, they come with little more than the clothes on their backs. Without us, they often end…