Two months ago Ancient Oaks Zen Garland Order Sangha sponsored its first Afghan refugee family.
Afghan Refugee Settlement
Here are the articles and videos on Afghan Refugee Settlement, where you can learn more about how Zen Garland works in the world.
Afghan Newcomers Resettlement Project Update 4
I believe wholeheartedly that health care is a human right. I recognize it’s a complex system to fix, but to me it seems morally reprehensible that the Afghan families being resettled in the U.S. should face any obstacles, whatsoever, when attempting to access medical services.
Afghan Newcomers Resettlement Project Update 3
Given the constraints of communicating across our native, spoken languages, we let our bodies talk. We motioned with our hands, heads, and feet.
Afghan Newcomers Resettlement Project Update
In the days that followed we brought the family to our homes to cook and play and took them to the grocery store and Walmart to buy clothing.
Sponsoring an Afghan Family
The Afghan family we’re sponsoring arrives tomorrow in Savannah, Georgis, by way of a military flight from a U.S. base.
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