Santa Jayme Rides the Holiday Welcome Wave
New American Pathways’ Resource Coordinator, Jayme Hogan-Yarbro, coordinated her second holiday drive for the refugee youth we serve – and it resulted in the most successful drive ever!
Having conducted last year’s holiday drive, I knew to expect an outpouring of support and participation from friends of New American Pathways when we kicked off the 2016-17 drive. What I didn’t expect was to have enough to give each child the organization serves (around 450 youth) at least one holiday gift. Not ... Read more >
Volunteers of the Month Central Michigan Alternative Break Group
During the last week of December, New American Pathways had the pleasure of hosting an Alternative Break Group from Central Michigan University (CMU). This group of 12 students served with us over a two-day period, helping to set up an apartment for a newly arriving refugee family, organize our storage unit, and even assist in our afterschool program!
Students who participate in CMU’s Alternative Break trips have the opportunity to serve with different communities through direct services dedicated to social justice. ... Read more >