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Immigration at the Lakewood Library

On Tuesday, March 5th, we sat in on a story time at the Lakewood Public Library involving small children around age five. The event emphasized the immigrant experience as the librarian read aloud books like We Came to America by Faith Ringgold. The children also participated in exercises meant to demonstrate our similarities regardless of our race, culture, or if we immigrated to the United States from another country.  For instance,

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Our Employees Give Back

Every year the Association of Philippine- American Physicians of Ohio (APPO) goes home to the Philippines to conduct a free medical-surgical mission. The goal of the association is to serve our less fortunate countrymen and provide medical and surgical services. The association (APPO) members consists of Filipino doctors, surgeons, nurses, other healthcare professionals and volunteers . Majority of the members are Filipinos who became American citizens. The association raise money each year

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Interview with HOLA Program Manager

We have long been aware of the worthy actions of Ms. Kelsey Fischer, Program Manager at HOLA. We wanted to know more about her and what motivated her to devote so much of her time and energy to this cause so we made a date to sit down and talk with her at Starfish and Coffee, a delectable coffee house in Painesville. Particularly in light of the highly controversial “zero

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