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Coworkers, profesoras, and BeJond

Posted on March 16, 2012

Every Friday for two months, NewBridges employees Mildred Delgado and Theresa Ruggiero have been meeting for coffee, pastries, and to practice their language skills. With Spanish as her native language, Mildred has been learning English for seven years but is always looking …

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NewBridges employee interviewed by WHSV

Posted on February 2, 2012

Mildred, one of the lovely NewBridges IRC employees, was interviewed yesterday by WHSV.  Mildred became a United States citizen in 2011 and will be voting for the first time this November!  Click here to watch the interview.  

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Gravity Gives NewBridges A Lift

Posted on January 21, 2012

Author: Nate Delesline III Date: January 10, 2012 Publication: Daily News-Record (Harrisonburg, VA)   NOTE: NewBridges is thrilled to share the following article that describes our wonderful partnership with Gravity Group. One point of clarification, however, is that our website is courtesy …

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Mexican and Honduran Consulate

Posted on November 21, 2011

NewBridges IRC has hosted the Mexican Consulate for a number of years.  For the past three years, this annual event has happened in the fall.  This year it happened on October 22 and 23 at Eastern Mennonite University.  650 people from the …

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Connecting Cultures, Building Community

Posted on October 14, 2011

Welcome to the NewBridges IRC website!  We are delighted that you have taken the time to look around.  We would like this site to provide information about NewBridges IRC and be a resource to the community.  If there are particular topics that …

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Lost In Detention

Posted on October 13, 2011

Immigration is a hot topic in the U.S. political context.  However, the business of detention and human rights are generally not aspects included in the conversation.  The following 53 minute documentary, Lost In Detention which aired on PBS brings an often neglected …

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