Mary's Place Refugee Outreach

414 Lexington Ave.
Rochester, NY 14613
Phone: 585-270-8626
Contact: Meg Burkhard, Maria Perticone
Fax: 585-270-8986


Mary’s Place Outreach is a non-profit refugee outreach center in Northwest Rochester, NY. Our mission is to reach out in love, hope and service to refugees of all faiths and nationalities, especially those in the NW Rochester neighborhood. We offer the following refugee services: Food and Clothing Distribution, English-as-a-Second Language Classes for Adult Refugees, Pre-K Classes, Case Management Services, and Green Card and Citizenship Assistance. We also provide school supplies, field trips, recreation and a safe community atmosphere. We are a ‘family’.

Wish List

  • Christmas gifts for children, unwrapped
  • clothing (gently used) for men, women, children, and infants
  • computer paper
  • food
  • kitchen housewares, small
  • school supplies

Volunteers Needed

  • Green Card and Citizenship Assistants.
  • Translators (Nepali, Karen, Karenni, Burmese, Chin, and Swahili/French).
  • Office work, data entry.
  • Play supervisors.
  • Drivers.
  • Case Management.
  • Teachers for English-as-a-Second Language classes.
  • Clothing sorters.
  • Jewelry making (beading).

Information reviewed by agency 9/11/15. (Contacts, Wish List, and Volunteers Needed updated.)