As their homeland falls apart, local Syrians step in to help
by Sarah Stuteville
The first thing I see when I walk up to the warehouse in a Bothell suburb, is a green, white and black striped Syrian flag with the word “Freedom” written across the bottom. “Would you like a tea?” Ayman Hakim asks as I negotiate a large box of children’s shoes sitting on the cement floor, […]
Dec 7, 2012
Seattle Ambassador returns home with a new view on her city
by Hillary Sanders
For Jozlyn Pelk, the first Seattle Ambassador Program honoree, it took leaving the country for the first time to discover the vast opportunities to make a global impact right here at home.
Nov 5, 2013