Monthly Archives October 2011

Oct 31, 2011 | Post by: dodge No Comments

Bhutanese Refugees Keep Cultural Traditions Alive

Members of the Bhutanese refugee community in Maryland gathered together on Saturday, October 22 to enjoy a youth-sponsored cultural event filled with song, dance, food and fun.

As a volunteer with the International Rescue Committee of Silver Spring (IRC), I work closely with one Bhutanese refugee family, helping them navigate their resettlement into the United States. I was honored to be invited to this event and partake in this day of celebration.



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