Refugees learn about the job market, wages and worker rights in this seventh session in a 10-class series on life in the United States
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In the sixth of a 10-class series orienting new refugees to life in the states, participants learned about spending money and building a budget.
English language learners testify before Board of Commissioners on housing, ESL, services for single mothers and abuse survivors
In the fifth class introducing refugees to life in the United States, families learn about local libraries and public school.
Free class series offered through Multnomah County libraries and area nonprofits help immigrant residents prepare for their naturalization exams and interviews.
SummerWorks interns straddle two cultures and shape what it means to lead
Keeping a home in good condition and free of pests is important for people’s health. It helps avoid problems with the landlord, too.
Newly arriving refugees learned the basics of personal safety and hygiene in the third of a series of classes intended to introduce them to all aspects of life in the United States.
Many feel relieved when they step off a plane to safety, safe from whatever it was that caused them to flee. For many refugees, however, those feelings change.
People from across the world gathered at Catholic Charities for one in a series of classes meant to introduce newly arriving refugees to everything American
Every weekday during the summer, children and their parents gather for a free lunch and sports at the Wood Village Baptist Church.
Violence can tear people down. Poverty can leave them in tatters. Hardship can take a toll, but it can also seed courage and conviction. That’s the story of Cristabel Nichols.