Gilchrist Center Programs
The Gilchrist Immigrant Resource Center offers a variety of programs and services to the Montgomery County community. For more information, please see below or call (240) 777-4940.
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Spring 2017 Program Flyers *NEW*Spring Registration Dates for all sites (Wheaton, East County, Gaithersburg, Germantown)
East County (Briggs Chaney area):
Updated: March 24, 2017
Gilchrist Center Services
Information and Referral Services: Each of our sites has extensive information about local government and non-profit resources that focus on the needs of the County's new immigrants and newcomers. Programs include English as second language classes, citizenship and civic classes, basic legal assistance and informational seminars on a variety of topics. Stop by or call one of our sites to speak to an Information and Referral Specialist. Visit our Resources page to see our online resources.
Volunteer Program: All of the Gilchrist Center's programs and classes are taught by our extraordinary volunteers. Our volunteer program assists the Center in reaching its goal of serving local immigrant populations, as well as help forge new relationships, and build mutual respect, cultural competence and awareness. Professionals, retirees, students and all community members are welcome. Visit our Volunteers page for more information.
Please call (240) 777-4940 for more information on programs and activities.