Celebrating Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month with Michigan's Association of Chinese AmericansElinor Ho, President of Association of Chinese Americans, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about her journey to the United States, the ACA's role in the Chinese American community in Michigan, and the bridges that link Asian American community to other communities across the country.
Arab American National Museum Shares History, Culture, Dispels MisconceptionsDiana Abouali, Director of The Arab American National Museum, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the purpose of the museum, as well as an overview of the history of Arab Americans.
Life-Long Community Activist Jane Garcia Expresses The Importance of Hispanic Heritage MonthCommunity Activist Jane Garcia joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, and the work that she's done in her career to advocate for the community.
Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Shows How Growth Of Latino Population Is Benefiting The State's EconomyMoreno joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his family's roots in Detroit, and how the ever-growing Hispanic and Latino population is helping the state's economy.
Refuge For Nations Empowers Refugee, Immigrant Women Through Teaching Skilled TradesCynthia Khan, Founder of Refuge for Nations, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss how the organization helps refugees and immigrants settle comfortably in the United States, providing avenues for employment.
Street Beat: Immigration Issues In Metro DetroitThis week on Street Beat, host Lisa Germani looks at immigration issues in the Metro Detroit area.
Ypsilanti Passes 'Don't Ask' OrdinanceWith a sudden rise in immigration reform, Ypsilanti is fighting back. President Donald Trump signed multiple executive orders on immigration which include a ban on travel from seven predominately Muslim nations.
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