About Us


Mission: Coalition for Refugees from Burma (CRB) promotes the self-sufficiency of all resettled refugees by helping them access services and educational opportunities, while preserving traditional customs.

Vision: to transform refugees to become advocates of our community.

Goal: to provide culturally and linguistically appropriate humanitarian and social support services to improve the living conditions and quality of life for resettled refugees.

Approach: intentionally reach across ethnic, religious, and language barriers to provide services.

Focus: community-based system of training to enhance basic life skills, and crisis resolution skills.

Background: CRB was formed in 2009 and has provided its services to hundreds of families throughout the Puget Sound region. CRB builds relationships with and supports refugee families from all over the world through its education programs.