Volunteer Spotlight: Ron Nenner
This month’s volunteer spotlight features Ron Nenner, who serves as an English tutor in our Forward program.
To potential volunteers, he says: “The only thing you need as a teacher is patience, a forward look, and a smile on your face. It’s very rewarding to get out of your comfort zone, help someone and their family, and then see them progress.” Enjoy his interview below.
Q: How did you first get involved with New American Pathways?
A: Last September, I heard a sermon ... Read more >
Launching Forward: Meet Abdul Karim
Abdul Karim is on a pathway to his American dream with the support of New American Pathways’ Forward program.
Having supported the U.S. military in Afghanistan, Abdul Karim’s life was in danger. He fled his home country and, in 2014, received a Special Immigrant Visa to come alone to the United States. New American Pathways brought him to safety and stability through resettlement, employment and other referral services.
Today he is working as a security guard and his English is advanced – ... Read more >