Some things the Dallas office of the International Rescue Committee has down pat. In 2005, for example, the refugee assistance agency locally resettled 457 victims of persecution or torture from countries including Liberia, Somalia and Sudan. Some other things, however, they're still working on—like fund-raisers. "We've kind of had some problems with fund-raisers," says Amy O'Connor, a VISTA volunteer and Dallas outreach coordinator. "We haven't even broken even on some." That's something that O'Connor and her fellow rescuers are trying to change with... More >>>