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New center in South Salt Lake assembles resources for refugees under one roof

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah – Refugees who come to Utah want to fit in, but at the same time, they don’t want to lose their culture. 384 more words


Joel Nafuma Refugee Center

First, off, what a powerful experience!

Our class has been reading and writing about and discussing immigration and refugee issues in Italy, and our service portion of this week-long trip was to help out at the Joel Nafuma Refugee Center, part of… 595 more words

Fight Another Day

Another week has come and gone. What a beautiful time we had this week in particular.

School was a bit slow, with only our most diligent pupils popping in for their daily lessons. 666 more words

Refugee = Human

What is your first thought when you hear the word ‘refugee’? Maybe not much and probably something negative.

It’s an unfortunate truth that there are still negative stereotypes attached to the word ‘refugee’, and it is of the utmost importance that we reject these stereotypes and accept the truth that the refugee is a human. 1,258 more words

Other Voices

The Dreams of the Humble

Writer: Eunny

Nationality: Korean

A few years ago I stayed at refugee center in Maheba, Zambia.

I met many children there, and I liked to ask them about their dreams for the future. 276 more words


July 20th: Refugee Center Holds 3rd Annual Magic Valley Refugee Day

Dear Members of Record and Friends of MVUUF:

This morning during our service, I circulated two letters mailed recently to our MVUUF Fellowship. The first was a letter from the CSI Refugee Program informing us of the upcoming “Third Annual Magic Valley Refugee Day” to be held Friday, July 20. 312 more words