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BIIN Program Updates

Please share this information with anyone you think may be interested in attending our programs or volunteering to help with them. BIIN still needs wonderful volunteers for our conversational English classes on Mondays and Wednesdays Read more…

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Help BIIN while you shop!

Love shopping online with Amazon? Love supporting BIIN and immigrants in your community? Thanks to AmazonSmile, you can now do both at the same time!AmazonSmile is operated by Amazon and features all the same products Read more…

Faces of BIIN

Volunteer Spotlight

Norma Madrigal is an Information, Referral, and Assistance (IRA) volunteer that has been volunteering at BIIN for four years. She helps clients with any problems they have, whether it be translation needs or advice on Read more…

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BIIN Programs Update

BIIN PROGRAM UPDATES: Please share this information with anyone you think may be interested in attending our programs or volunteering to help with them. English Conversation Classes are every Monday and Wednesday evening from 6:00 PM Read more…

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BIIN Program Updates

Please share this information with anyone you think may be interested in attending our programs or volunteering to help with them. English Conversation Classes at BIIN will resume on September 9, 2019 on Monday and Read more…

Immigrant Stories

Meet Nicolas

Friends,  Meet Nicolas. Nicolas is one of our hard-working students. He comes twice a week, every week, to our evening English classes. As a young child, his mother always told him to work hard and Read more…

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4TH OF JULY FUNDRAISER KICKOFF

Friends, Tomorrow our annual 4th of July Fundraiser is kicking off. This year, it is our goal to raise enough money to sponsor fifty students in citizenship classes. These citizenship classes provide local immigrants with Read more…

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BIIN Updates

BIIN will  have a Volunteer Orientation on June 7, 2019 from 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM at the BIIN office, 107 Williamson Drive in Bryan. We are located in the gymansium behind St. Michael’s Episcopal School. Read more…

Previous Events

We Received a Grant!

Thank you Mays Business School! Students in the Strategic Philanthropy course chose BIIN to be a recipent of its Community Grant. We received $10,500 for operational support. 

Faces of BIIN

Volunteer Spotlight

Janet Morford moved to the BCS area in 2017 from Illinois. She learned about BIIN through St. Thomas Episcopal Church and was excited to get involved and contribute to a positive and constructive organization. She Read more…

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The Faces of BIIN

Originally from Brownfield Texas, Greyson Holt is an outstanding volunteer for our Conversation Partners program. He first found out about BIIN from a friend after revealing his hope to possibly volunteer somewhere he could speak Read more…

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The Faces of BIIN

Ricardo Gonzalez is the volunteer-coordinating intern for BIIN. He is a senior Sociology major with a minor in Latino Studies and Japanese from Dallas, Texas. Ricardo has helped with the management of volunteers’ accounts and Read more…

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Sponsor a Student!

Our Conversation Partners program is where aspiring citizens practice speaking English and answering interview questions. But… our students need textbooks! Please consider sponsoring a student. For $31 you can sponsor one student’s textbook and workbook Read more…

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Yard Sign Fundraiser

Love this colorful sign? Would you like a “Welcome Your Neighbor” sign for your yard? For a suggested donation of $20, stop by and pick one up at BIIN’s office (107 Williamson Drive, Bryan, TX, Read more…

Previous Events

Annual Meeting

Thanks to all who came out to BIIN’s Volunteer Appreciation and Annual Meeting on August 19th! It was great to come together and celebrate BIIN’s work this past year. If you missed it, here are Read more…

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Sponsor Citizenship Class Students

BIIN is raising money to support students in our summer classes, which help people prepare for the interview and test portions of the naturalization process. BIIN’s free citizenship classes are an important service not available Read more…