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Issue#02, February of Connecting Cleveland Published
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Issue#02, February of Connecting Cleveland Published

Following the third week of February, 2014, Connecting Cleveland team succeed to publish the second issue.  Printed copies are kept in all Nepali stores/shops available in Greater Cleveland area, mainly in Lincoln-West High School, refugee agencies like Cleveland Catholic Charities and Migration Refugee Services, Asian Services In Action Inc, Us together, etc. From this time, … Continue reading

The settlement turned into ashes in an hour
Connecting Cleveland / Education Materials

The settlement turned into ashes in an hour

By Hari Kumar Dahal My body trembled. My ears alerted towards reverberating sounds in the vicinity; difficult enough to figure out the actual sources and directions. There seemed to be continuous cracking and bombing. The atmosphere appeared totally strange with lots of sounds of varying intensities. It was the fifth period in Tri-Ratna Secondary School. … Continue reading

Early Struggling days, being in the U.S…
Connecting Cleveland / Education Materials

Early Struggling days, being in the U.S…

I am Moses Lagoon, recently resettled in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Before two months, I was a resident of Bhutanese Refugees Camp, Beldangi II Extension, B/2, 52/53. In camp, I was doing well. I had passed the School Leaving Certificate (SLC) with first division and hardly was managing to go up to my science stream … Continue reading

Learn about benefits you got: Food Stamps
Connecting Cleveland / Education Materials

Learn about benefits you got: Food Stamps

Since October 2008, the United States’ Food Stamp Program has been known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) which is a federal- aid program to provide food-purchasing assistance for low- and no-income people living in the U.S. There are some specific requirements to get assist from this program, for immigrants , elderly persons and … Continue reading