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Volunteer Serves Through ESL Program

Posted by Sharon Azbel on

I got involved in the English as a Second Language (ESL) program with First Pres during the summer of 2018. The opportunity was listed in our church bulletin! Immediately, I began thinking about what days of the week I could serve. I had just come from Dearborn, Michigan, where I taught ESL with...

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Tags: esl, refugees, city engagement monthly focus

Refugee Family Adapting to Life in the Springs

Posted by Lydia Lockhart on

Rukundo and Akilimali are a young African refugee couple. Each grew up in war-torn Congo but fled with their families to Burundi, where they lived for 17 years. Three months ago, they moved to the United States with their two sons, ages 3 and 1, and are settling into a new life in Colorado...

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Tags: esl, refugees, city engagement monthly focus