Posted on 10/18/2016
The second annual Immigration Film Festival will screen more than 20 films at churches and other locations throughout the Washington Metropolitan Area. The goal of the festival is “to put faces on immigrants and tell the stories of global immigration through film, the most popular of media.” Films are shown “not only to entertain but also to inform and inspire action.”
Posted on 09/26/2016
Voice of America created a 2 minute video spotlight on LSS/NCA's refugee resettlement work, featuring a Syrian family who recently made their journey to America. This video truly captures the courage and hope of the millions feeling war and persecution.
Posted on 08/10/2016
"They may be mom and dad but they are NOT her parents,” tweeted Al Trautwig, NBC’s gymnastics announcer for the Rio games, Sunday." ...Now as an adult, Simone has the confidence to address these comments head on. Share her inspiring story.
Posted on 07/06/2016
LSS/NCA's Youth Haven program is featured as the centerfold article of Living Lutheran Magazine, July 2016. Read more starting on page 26.
Posted on 05/17/2016
Although no local mosquito-borne Zika virus disease cases have been reported in US states, there have been travel-associated cases. Here are a few facts and tips to help squash mosquitoes near your home.