International Fort Wayne
SUMMARY OF U.S. SENATE PASSED SB744
National Immigration Law Center:
CONTACT US: firstname.lastname@example.org (consulting/exchange)
This website, created by Fred Gilbert, strives to provide a window into the major immigrant communities of Fort Wayne, with special emphasis on Refugee/Asylee issues. Please feel free to suggest edits or additions. Help us keep this correct. note email edited to "at" to prevent pfishing
Burmese By Ear -An Introductory Language Course by John Okell
Department of the Languages and Cultures of South East Asia, University of London
Includes written study guide and 5 chapters of audio classes and glossary, westernized alphabet, reference provided by Tyler Davis, Fort Wayne student and Burmese speaker and singer.
INTERPRETER RESOURCES: SEE COUNTRY PAGES
YEARNING TO BREATH FREE This site contains extraordinary images of our Burma Community by John Gevers
LOCAL ETHNIC MUSIC: cut and paste to connect
Hip Hop Mon
Modern Mon Music
BANTU MUSIC BY Hamadi Mberwa(Somali-Bantu)What could be like Africa
Bantu Hip Hop (Somali Bantu)
VIETNAMESE HIP HOP (Dayton, Ohio)
Three Rivers Jenbe Drum Ensemble
International Women's Day Celebration in Fort Wayne Indiana
El Mexicano Spanish Newspaper
Fernando Zapari, Ed/Publisher, 2301 Fairfield Ave., Fort Wayne, IN 46807
260-704-0682 email: email@example.com
Frost Illustrated, African/African-American
3121 S. Calhoun St. Fort Wayne, Indiana 46807
Phone: (260) 745-0552
Email: fwfrostads [at] gmail [dot] com
The Fort Wayne office of Catholic Charities will be moving to the Archbishop Noll Catholic Center on October 18th and resuming business at the Noll Center on October 24th. Please make changes to your address book as follows.
New Mailing Address (effective immediately): P.O. Box 10630, Fort Wayne, IN 46853
New Office Location (effective October 24, 2013): Catholic Charities, 915 S. Clinton Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46802, Phone: (260)422-5625, Fax: (260) 422-5657
Office of Refugee Resettlement announces the availability of a training video on Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964: Implications for Persons who are Limited English Proficient. The video is available at the following link:
THREE RIVERS FESTIVAL
JULY 18 AND 19, 11AM TO 9PM, Fort Wayne, IN
Festival Lot, south of main event pavillion, east side of Clinton St
China, Italy, Laos, Poland, Philippines, Ethiopia, Burma, Kenya, South Korea, Mexico, Sri Lanka, Israel, Trinidad/Tobago, Vietnam are anticipated and the Ugandan children's choir is on entertainment venue. Visit the Village for schedule.
COURTESY Burmese Advocacy Center: Food: by Ma Hninn
Dances: Myanmar Dances group, 12NOONFri Chin Dance Group, 8:30pm Fri and 7PM Sat Mon Dance Group, Sat 12:30 and Aye Aye Aung individual dance, 12 Sat.
Culture Items: BAC, Ko Myo Myint, Ko Chan, Chit Chit, Zin
Ugandan Children’s Choir 11:30 am Fri
Others scheduled, unofficial (thanks from BAC) Poland 1pm Fri and 1:30 pm Sat, Trinidad/Tobago 2and4pm Fri, 3pm Sat. Kenya 4:30and6:30 Fri and 2:30and5:30Sat, Sri Lanka 7pmFri and 3:30pmSat Mexico, 7:30pmand8pmFri and4and4:30pmSat
Wild Burma-courtesy Smithsonian
Smithsonian researchers access unexplored Burmese jungles and find 27 species of endangered animals including elephants, leopards, tigers and sunbears
Comcast and DirectTV570
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
Atty. Jerri Mead has provided the following link and information: The Immigration Policy Center of the American Immigration Council
NEW ADDITION: Link to Burmese America Community Institute (in Indianapolis)
email me to be added to calendar
New Immigration Law SEA590 see New Law
NEW SENATE RESOLUTION FOR STUDY OF OUT-OF-STATE TUITION FOR UNDOCUMENTED ALIENS SEE "NEW LAWS"
Burmese Advocacy Center, 2424 Lake Avenue, Fort Wayne, IN 46805 260-755-2048 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. email addresses remain the same.
Catherine Kasper Place, CLOSED 12-31-2013
SEE EVENTS BELOW FOR NEW UPDATES
SEE NEW VIDEO BY YOUTH GROUP
POSTED BY THE ORGANIZATION "A Better Fort" HipHop4TheCity plays "My City", an inspiring and hopeful stream of local sites and kids who believe, like the organization, we can be a better city.
go to: http://www.abetterfort.org/ and click "My City"
Join and support their many efforts
CITILINK BUS SCHEDULES IN SPANISH AND BURMESE see "service agencies above
501 E. Brackenridge St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802-3522
Phone: (260) 969-9442 email: triaacexad at frontier.com
Abandoned on Arrival-Report on Refugee Resettlement U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee-Garrett Johnson
TRAFFICKING AND EXTORTION OF BURMESE MIGRANTS IN MALAYSIA AND SOUTHERN THAILAND-Keith Luse
Metropolitan Human Relations Commission
Allen County Immigration Report
HISPANIC/IMMIGRANT LIAISON - CITY OF FORT WAYNE: Palermo Galindo - Palermo provides a listserve of community activities in the immigrant communities.
Golden TV (Burmese) Broadcast, 1-15-2011, Vol.22,6:30pm Comcast channel 57 and/or Verizon channel 27 (every Sat) also watch youtube.com/user/goldenmoontv
NATIONALITIES COUNCIL OF INDIANAPOLIS
LINK TV is a source for International news, music and programming unavailable on most networks. It is on Direct TV Channel 375 and available online.
VIEW CHANGE is also affiliated with link TV, this website carries narratives of international interest.
British Broadcasting is widely known for its international coverage as well as unique perspectives on American news and politics.
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International Fort Wayne