We equip people at their point of need to move out of poverty and inspire them to be of service to others

IC Compassion needs ESL Tutors!

Please visit our Volunteer page for more information on volunteering with IC Compassion

I wanted to thank you for all the wonderful work you do to help families like mine reunite. My mom got her visa!!!! We are so relieved and happy. I thank you! We could not have done it without you.



-Immigration Client


Community Education

We offer ESL classes, citizenship classes and one-on-one tutoring. 

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Food Assistance

Our food pantry is open every Wednesday from 12-5 PM.

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Immigration Services

The IC Compassion Immigration Resource Center is authorized by the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) to officially provide high quality, low-cost immigration legal services to our community.​

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Global Food Project

Connects newly arrived and established Iowa City and Johnson County residents through community garden plots.

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Jabez Café

Employment training program for special needs young adults from immigrant families offering coffee, smoothies and homemade food.

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Refugee Counseling

The Refugee Counseling Center is available to all refugees and immigrants of our community. The counseling center provides social and emotional health support.

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Other Services

We provide walk-in assistance for those in need of help with paperwork. We also provide assistance for people in need of household items and transportation assistance. 

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We appreciate your generosity.


1035 Wade St

Iowa City, IA 52240

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