What’s it like for a refugee to rebuild their career in Virginia? One man - who was an executive chef in Afghanistan - took jobs in small kitchens cooking for buffets. But he never lost hope.
Articles by Angela Massino
The closure comes as the number of refugees vetted and admitted into the United States continues to drop. This year marked the lowest number of refugees resettling in the states since the signing of the Refugee Resettlement Act in 1980.
What happens when a refugee resettles in the United States?
Through a WCVE News podcast series launching fall of 2019, we share the stories of refugees as they begin adjusting to their new life in Virginia.
Sign-up for our newsletter to follow along before the podcast airs as we share stories of our neighbors navigating the resettlement process, along with local and national immigration news around the topic.
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Coalition Theater's 2nd Best Comedy Fest is back for its fourth year on June 7-9, bringing 30+ local and national improv comedy acts to Richmond for three days of shows, workshops and parties.
Enter before June 5 at 11:59 p.m. for a chance to win two all access wristbands to the festival.
Ticket's provided by Coalition Theater.
Enjoy over 100 foreign films and music from around the world at the Richmond International Film and Music Festival from April 23 - 29.
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