The Mwenda family fled Congo in 2009 after a militia attack and lived for years in Malawi. Their arrival last week just beat a moratorium on refugees. To read the full story, click here or the link below. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/13/us/trump-refugee-ban.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share
Click the here to read the Columbus Dispatch’s article on the determination of three immigrant families to create better lives for their children. Written by Encarnacion Pyle and published by the Columbus Dispatch in 2017.
Click the photo to read about how the court stay on the Executive Order affects resettlement agencies. Published on March 17, 2017.
Watch Angie Plummer discuss the effects of President Trump’s new immigration ban on NBC 4. Aired on March 7, 2017. http://nbc4i.com/2017/03/07/new-travel-ban-poses-questions-for-refugees-in-central-ohio/
The Columbus Dispatch shares a story about a family uncertain about when they will reunite as a result of President Trump’s immigration ban. CRIS Executive Director Angie Plummer talks about current arrivals and what the travel ban means for the future. Published on February 12, 2017. Click here to view the article.