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12/13/18 - Denver Post: “Where to volunteer in Denver, Aurora and beyond during this holiday season

11/29/18 - The Denver Channel: “Woman follows passion in retirement as study shows more women optimistic about aging

11/22/18 - The Colorado Independent: “Greene: Far from home, a Talysh refugee in Denver gives thanks in a new land”

11/21/18 - Colorado Public Radio: “Pass The Curry Chicken And Injera, Please. It's Time For The Refugee First Thanksgiving”

11/5/18 - CBS Denver: “Booming Bow Startup Helps ‘Make A Difference,’ Hires Refugees”

10/13/18 - Denver Post: “As refugee resettlement in Colorado dwindles, so does the workforce in an already tight labor market. Refugees have positive impact on Colo. economy, study finds”

9/21/18 - The Colorado Independent: “What the cut to the federal refugee cap means for Colorado”

8/8/19 - CBS Denver: "Group Collecting School Supply Donations For Refugee Community"

8/1/18 - 9 News: "Refugee training program is about more than just jobs"

7/25/18 - 9 News: "Program helps refugee, immigrant students"

7/17/18 - Denverite: "Federal refugee funding to Colorado could be cut as much as 40 percent"

6/27/18 - Colorado Springs Independent: "Refugee program cuts take a toll on Colorado’s resettlement agencies"

6/22/18 - 9 News: "Refugee assistance organization refocusing efforts as fewer settle in Colorado"

6/19/18 - Denverite: "Denver’s World Refugee Day celebration will focus on refugees’ impact on local economy"

6/17/18 - 9 News: "Fewer refugees are coming to Colorado and it's hurting local employers"

2/10/18 - American Libraries: "A Welcome Place: How Libraries Can Help Refugees in Their Communities"

11/20/17 - 9 News: "HUNDREDS OF REFUGEES TASTE THEIR FIRST THANKSGIVING DINNER IN DENVER"

11/20/17- CBS Denver: "‘This Land Is A Good Land’: Refugees Treated To Thanksgiving Meal"

7/22/17 - Westword: "Tonight's Designing Women Event Highlights Work From We Made This"

7/12/17 - Highlands Ranch Herald: "Wares by refugee women to be sold in Denver gallery"

5/31/17 - Colorado Politics: "Front lines of Colorado refugee resettlement uncertain, but optimistic over Trump travel ban"

11/24/16 - 9 News: "Denver tradition feeds hundreds of refugees"

11/23/16 - CBS Denver "Refugees Celebrate 1st Thanksgiving"

11/21/16 - Denver Post: "For refugees’ first Thanksgiving in America, gratitude mixes with worry"

11/03/16 - lifeoncaphill.com "African Community Center hosts 11th annual Refugee's First Thanksgiving"

8/9/16 - Company Week:  "Co-founders Mark Johnson and Jeremy Priest find their growing business at the center the national election and a movement to make more apparel in the U.S. "

11/26/15 - Fox31 News:  "Refugees celebrate Thanksgiving with an international twist in Denver"

11/23/15 - 9News: "Refugee dinner serves 600"

11/23/15 - Denver Post: "Refugees welcomed to Denver Thanksgiving dinner"

11/17/15 - Denver Post: "African Community Center plans "first Thanksgiving" for new refugees"

8/5/15 - 9News: "Community center offers scholarships to refugee students"

6/27/15 - Denver Post: "Helping young DREAMers reach their potential"

6/19/15 - Denver Post: "Refugee, Scholar, Artist Receives Inaugural Ambassador Scholarship

5/2/15 - Denver Post: "'Sew Many Stories' gala will raise funds for refugee women May 7

2/12/15 - 9News: "Partnership provides help, hope to refugees"

9/3/13 - "The Human Capital"

8/27/14 - 9News: "Nonprofit losing money due to illegal dumping"

4/23/14 - Denver University's Clarion: "African refugees voice experience"

6/21/13 - FOX Denver: "Sewing program gives refugees new hope"

2/29/12 - Metropolitan State University of Denver: "Student donations help refugees adjust"

1/4/12 - Denver Coalition for Integration: "Refugee Thanksgiving 2011 - ECDC's African Community Center"

1/20/11 - 9News: "After just 2 months, refugee from Congo thrives in U.S."

5/29/08 - 9News: "Feeling at home in a new country"