March 22, 2024

Winter 2024 Newsletter


NEKASAN  envisions a warm, safe, and welcoming community for all asylum seekers and refugees who come to live here.  Most will be from European, Latin, African, Middle Eastern, and Asian countries. To this end, NEKASAN held our first International Food Fest in September, 2023!  It was a great event with international food choices prepared by 16 volunteer chefs, visited […]

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August 2, 2023

June/July 2023


Happenings at NEKASAN  Imane is walking! A robust 16 months old, she attends a childcare program in St Johnsbury subsidized by Umbrella’s Parent program, while her mama studies and works at St J Dental as a dental assistant.  Papa is working with a landscaper for the summer and hopes to gain an apprenticeship as an HVAC […]

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