How to Help Detained Migrant Families

July 15, 2019
Austin Chronicle

With in-kind donations to detention centers being refused by Customs and Border Protection authorities, many are looking for ways to help improve conditions for refugees. Here is a list of organizations in need of volunteers and donations providing direct support and relief to detained refugees in Texas.

Grassroots Leadership

This Austin-based civil and human rights organization seeks donations for its Hutto Community Deportation Defense Bond Fund as well as a visitation program for the women detained inside the T. Don Hutto Detention Center, which is the only all-women’s facility in the country for asylum-seekers.