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Celebrate World Refugee Day (official date June 20) on Saturday June 22 at the Gilbert Spruance School in Northeast Philadelphia.
The day will be featuring delicious Arab, Sudanese, Darfuri and Nepali food music, dancing and acitivities for children. Bring your friends, family and Ipod loaded with music to share.
To get there, take the 59 bus from the intersection of Cottman & Caster Avenues to Castor & Hellerman, walk left down Hellerman Street toward the Gilbert Spruance School.
Event Partners & Funders:
American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter, Children’s Crisis Treatment Center, City of Philadelphia’s Mural Arts Program, HIAS Pennsylvania, JEVS Human Services, Lutheran Children and Family Services, Nationalities Service Center, Pennsylvania Department of Migrant Education, Philadelphia Refugee Mental Health Collaborative, SEAMAAC, Women’s Opportunity Resource Center, School District of Philadelphia
Photo from World Refugee Day 2012