Photo of the Day: Feeling welcome, Tucson
September 29, 2011 by The IRC
|Photo: Peter Biro/IRC|
The International Rescue Committee resettles thousands of refugees in the United States each year, helping them restart their lives and become self-sufficient. Here, Chandra Sangrula welcomes fellow Bhutanese Nepali refugee Dhana Thapa to Tucson with an IRC "welcome basket," as part of a program that helps newly-arrived female refugees cope with the stress of resettlement.