Our first family consists of three people: a Mother, Father, and 22 yr old son from Bhutan. They fled to Nepal for political reasons. The Father worked as a farmer. The son is now working at the airport. They are very excited about being here. The mother and father are taking English classes. They really wanted us to know that they are very happy to be here.
Our second family consists of six people: a Mother, Father, three daughters, ages 7, 6, and 2, and one son, age 9. They fled Iraq to Jordan where the father worked as a mechanic. The kids are very happy to be here and can’t wait to start school. They arrived here 5/17/10. The parents are both taking English classes.