Somaliland: American Refugee Committee Recognizes Key Global Business Partners


ARC-press statement

Changemakers after ball party

Somaliland sun – On Thursday, November 12th, four of ARC’s business partners received an award commemorating their work to help save lives around the globe

Minneapolis, MN (Wednesday, November 18th) – Last Thursday, the American Refugee Committee (ARC) honored their key global business partners at an event held in their honor, attended by ARC board members and a select group of special guests. The evening was part of a series of events leading up to ARC’s annual Changemakers Ball.

The business leaders honored on Thursday were Dahabshiil, BMO Harris Bank, Atomic Data, and Dorsey & Whitney LLP. ARC recognized these businesses as more than partners, but as kindred spirits in humanitarianism who go above and beyond to help ARC save lives around the world. ARC President and CEO Daniel Wordsworth presented each business with a plaque honoring their collaborations and achievements.

The Dahabshiil CEO Abdirashid Duale receives his companys refugee communities changemaker award from an ARC official in MinnesotaI can say with certainty that we wouldn’t be in the place we are today without Dahabshiil, Atomic Data, Dorsey & Whitney, and BMO Harris Bank. These are people who are working with us to make change around the world right here from Minnesota. I couldn’t be prouder tonight of what we’ve accomplished, together.” ARC President and CEO Daniel Wordsworth.

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