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In the News: Thanksgiving event gives immigrants a taste of American community

HIAS Pennsylvania’s Refugee Thanksgiving is one of our happiest and most fun events of the year. This year, over 200 people came out to celebrate Thanksgiving with HIAS Pennsylvania.

From the article:

“The inclusive community experience is what Temi Obaisi says was exactly what she needed when she arrived in United States.

‘I’m an immigrant, myself,’ said Obaisi. “I came about 10 years ago, and if there was an organization like this when I came, I would have found a way to build community.'”

Read more here.

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