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Syrian refugee community growing, and so is support from Fresno’s faithful

People of many faiths are helping about 25 Syrian refugee families in Fresno, California.

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Giving Syrian refugees support

Wasan Abu-Baker, a staff member with Fresno Interdenominational Refugee Ministries, herself an immigrant years ago from Palestine, talks about giving needed support to recent Syrian refugees, such as Iman Akroum.

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Pittsburgh effort creates hijabs for dolls

PITTSBURGH - Gisele Fetterman, who started the Braddock Free Store and co-founded the excess food collection service 412 Food Rescue, goes to great lengths to instill values of egalitarianism in her three young children.

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Giving Syrian refugees support

Wasan Abu-Baker, a staff member with Fresno Interdenominational Refugee Ministries, herself an immigrant years ago from Palestine, talks about giving needed support to recent Syrian refugees, such as Iman Akroum.
John Walker The Fresno Bee
Giving Syrian refugees support 1:21

Giving Syrian refugees support

Fresno volunteers teach English to Syrian refugees 1:41

Fresno volunteers teach English to Syrian refugees

Area faithful fill Valdez Hall for traditional Fresno/Clovis prayer breakfast 2:29

Area faithful fill Valdez Hall for traditional Fresno/Clovis prayer breakfast

Vatican official speaks about Pope Francis' views on immigration 2:23

Vatican official speaks about Pope Francis' views on immigration