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A graduate of Swarthmore College, Sarah Kaeppel joined HIAS Pennsylvania in 2015 as an AmeriCorps member through the program Philly Fellows. In this initial role, she coordinated volunteers, donations, and events for the Refugee Team. After her year-long fellowship, she worked as the Refugee Housing & Basic Needs Coordinator, and she now works as the Refugee Health Coordinator. Prior to joining HIAS PA, she worked with the Village Education Project (Educaniños) in Otavalo, Ecuador as a teacher and Program Coordinator.