Refugee Care Ministry

Current needs for Refugee Care

We have several refugee families who are part of our Calvary family. From time to time specific needs arise that we want to share with you.

Using Your Gifts and Talents in Serving

The Refugee Care Ministry team is looking for additional people who may wish to use their gifts and skills in this ministry.

Contact Sharon Bjerkaas if you have questions or to share in this ministry.

Introducing Our Families​

Refugee

Opiew Baw

Opiew Baw and his wife Abang Ojwatto immigrated from Ethiopia to Minneapolis two years ago. They moved to Rochester this past week and have considerable …

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Hariete Mikhael Omot
Refugee

Hariete Mikhael Omot

Hariete Mikhael Omot arrived September 2019 from Colorado, where she had lived just a few months. Her son, Kenebede Omot is 4 years old.

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Achan Ochogi Gilo
Refugee

Achan Ochogi Gilo

Achan Ochogi Gilo came to Rochester in August 2019 from Iowa, where she had been living the past year.

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Nyigwo
Refugee

Nyigwo Gilo Nyigwo

Nyigwo Gilo Nyigwo and his wife Abang Ochalla, along with their five children came to Rochester September 2017.

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Peter
Refugee

Peter Ojullu

Peter Ojullu has been in Rochester 2 ½ years.

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Ochalla Gilo
Refugee

Ochalla Ojulu Gilo

Ochalla Ojulu Gilo and his wife Abwolla Cham, along with their four children, came to Rochester August 2018 from a refugee camp in Kenya.

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Calvary Evangelical Free Church

Sharon Bjerkaas

Refugee Care Coordinator

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