Library Impact Story: Bethany Refugees

IMG_0957For many visitors to the Kentwood (Richard L. Root) branch, the library serves as a gateway to many resources they need to start a new way of life.

Since November, two groups from the Bethany Christian Services Refugee Resettlement Program have toured the branch. Bethany’s West Michigan resettlement program helps some 600 refugees annually — people who have fled their home countries because they fear for their safety. Read the full story here.

 

 

 

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Written by Morgan J.

Morgan J.

Morgan J. is a KDL communications assistant. She spends summers as a “hood ornament” of sorts while her husband captains their old, cedar-sided pontoon down the Flat River. In the wintertime she counts the days until she’ll have her toes in the water again.


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