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Featured events

Friday, June 19, 2020 • 8 AM - 2PM

JUNETEENTH Celebration

@ Refuge Sweet Auburn

On June 19, 1865, two months after the surrender of Confederate General Robert E. Lee at Appomattox Court House in Virginia, Union General Gordon Granger and approximately 1,800 federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas, to take control of the state and enforce the Emancipation Proclamation.

Saturday, June 20, 2020 • 10 AM - 2PM

DIY World Refugee Day Celebration

@ Refuge Clarkston

Please join the Coalition of Refugee Service Agencies (CRSA) for our first ever DIY World Refugee Day—Saturday, June 20—where we’ll provide the virtual inspiration and the actual tools you’ll need to make the day a meaningful one wherever you are. Our day will feature a mini, socially-distant parade, free take-home World Refugee Day Kits, and plenty of opportunities for advocacy!

Upcoming Events

Saturday, July 25, 2020 • 8 AM - 2PM

Shop Refuge

@ Refuge Clarkston

Come join us for an amazing curated shopping experience!

All men’s, women’s and children’s clothing are just $2 per item. You can stock up on all your back to school shopping needs, while also working with the refugee community to promote equality, dignity, and space for refuge. There will be food, music, and of course the best coffee in all the land!

Recurring Events

Weekly, Every other Friday • 11 AM - 12 PM (Beginning July 10)

Chai-Making Workshop with Leon
@ Refuge Clarkston

Learn the art of Chai making and the story of Refuge Coffee Co. from Leon, our first Refugee Trainee who is now our Customer Experience Coordinator. Your purchase provides you with a special edition mug, recipe card and a free Chai Latte.

Weekly, Every other Friday • 11 AM - 12 PM​ (Beginning July 17)

Chai-Making Workshop with Leon @ Refuge Sweet Auburn

Learn the art of Chai making and the story of Refuge Coffee Co. from Leon, our first Refugee Trainee who is now our Customer Experience Coordinator. Your purchase provides you with a special edition mug, recipe card and a free Chai Latte.

Previous Events

Saturday, May 16, 2020 • 10 AM - 2PM

Refuge Coffee Co. Spring Market

Combine the wonder of our friendly drive-thru with your itch for online shopping and you get this spring’s adapted Refuge Market!

Shop online with us starting on May 11th as we share our friends doing good and creating beautiful things in our virtual market!

Join us in person on May 16th for our drive-thru shopping experience celebrating our local community vendors!