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Video: Building a Community Together

Author(s): Welcoming America
Date: February 1, 2018
Topic(s): Community Engagement, Employment
Subtopic(s): Entrepreneurship
Watch the story of how diverse community members come together through a shared taste for Cocoberry Pops, which has become a landmark in the Beechmont neighborhood of Louisville.
Man playing music

Video: Building Community Through Music

Author(s): Welcoming America
Date: February 1, 2018
Topic(s): Community Engagement
Subtopic(s): Community Cohesion
This video shares the story of Osmany Chauvin Elias, a client of Kentucky Refugee Ministries (KRM), and his friendship with prominent jazz pianist and KRM volunteer Harry Pickens, who has mentored Elias as he develops as a professional musician.
People working together outside

Video: Finding Common Ground in a Garden

Author(s): Welcoming America
Date: February 1, 2018
Topic(s): Community Engagement
Subtopic(s): Community Cohesion
This video shares how refugee and long-term community members can come together to exchange information and grow vegetables at Common Earth Gardens, a program at Catholic Charities of Louisville.

Video: The Importance of Client Choice

Author(s): Higher
Date: June 23, 2017
Topic(s): Employment
Subtopic(s): Job Readiness
In this video, Carrie Thiele, of Ethiopian Community Development Council (ECDC) African Community Center in Denver, Colorado, discusses the importance of promoting client participation in the job search process.

Video: From Learning to Action

Author(s): META
Date: June 14, 2017
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Data Analysis, Using Data and Evidence
Watch this video to learn META’s answer to the American Evaluation Association’s question “What does ‘from learning to action’ mean to you?”

Video: Quick Tips on Data Quality – Animated Excerpt from the META Podcast

Author(s): META
Date: December 26, 2016
Topic(s): Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Data Quality
Watch an animated excerpt of the META Podcast on data quality in refugee case management programs! Learn about common challenges and hear helpful tips for data quality improvement from Abigail Clarke-Sayer and Prospero Herrera of the IRC as well as Jennifer Malloy of the Washington State Office of Refugee and Immigrant Assistance.

Video: Finding Common Ground: Stay-at-home Mom and Sudanese Refugee Share Culture and Welcome

Author(s): Welcoming America
Date: December 1, 2016
Topic(s): Community Engagement
Subtopic(s): Community Cohesion
This video shares the story of stay-at-home mom Becca Clary who found common ground with Sudanese refugee Fatima Bakhit through a cultural exchange program at Kentucky Refugee Ministries.

Video: SIV Stories: Starting Anew in the United States – Working with Your Resettlement Agency

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: September 16, 2016
Topic(s): Case Management
This video is part of a four-video series focusing on the experiences of Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) holders that resettled to the United States. In this video, we meet Razan Osman, the resettlement manager at a resettlement affiliate. She provides insights on assistance and basic services of the Resettlement Agency, describing in detail what is …

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Video: SIV Stories: Starting Anew in the United States – Ahmad and Friends

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: August 4, 2016
Topic(s): Case Management, Community Engagement, Employment
This video is part of a four-video series focusing on the experiences of Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) holders that resettled to the United States. Ahmad arrived in Charlotte, North Carolina without any existing ties in the U.S. He now works two jobs to provide for his family and played a key role in creating a …

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Video: SIV Stories: Starting Anew in the United States – Jalal and Family

Author(s): Cultural Orientation Resource Exchange (CORE)
Date: May 5, 2016
Topic(s): Case Management, Employment
This video is part of a four-video series focusing on the experiences of Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) holders that resettled to the United States. Jalal arrived in Richmond nine months ago in order to give his young family a safe and secure life. Jalal had worked as a translator, English and computer instructor, and deputy …

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