News & Updates

For The First Time In Our Lives

NOVEMBER 23, 2015
Hari Bhandari spent her entire childhood in a refugee camp in Jhapa, in the eastern part of Nepal.

At the age of nineteen, Hari, her mother, her older sister, and nearly 150 others from her camp were given the opportunity to come to the US for resettlement. They made the long journey from Kathmandu to Paris, to New Jersey, and finally to St. Louis, where they would make a new home for themselves.
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Our Stories: 11 chapters, 70+ stories

OCTOBER 22, 2015
Our Stories: An Introduction to South Asian America is a first-of-its-kind project to bring South Asian American stories to life in a book inte
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Desi in Philly: A Community Photo Project

JULY 13, 2015
Samip Mallick
Executive Director, SAADA

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