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Robert D. Ray: An Iowa Governor, a Humanitarian Leader « Iowa ...


Vietnamese refugees in Des Moines in 1975 ... As a result of that war and other conflicts in Southeast Asia, more than 3 million Vietnamese, Lao, and ...

MAA Directory - Southeast Asia Resource Action Center (SEARAC)


Angkor Wat Friendship Association. MAA Programs: Celebrations. Cultural Preservation. Cambodian Buddhist Society 1901 7th Street. Des Moines, IA 50314.

Response To Refugees In Iowa Has Changed In 40 Years | Iowa ...


Aug 5, 2015 ... The picture shows Vietnamese refugees gathered in Des Moines in the ... Gerald Ford to offer resettlement to refugees from southeast Asia.

Iowa rejects Syrians but has history of welcoming refugees | Fusion


Jan 4, 2016 ... DES MOINES, Iowa—As he floated through the Gulf of Thailand on a tiny ... camps around Southeast Asia, they found that no one wanted them.

Hmong — - Iowa Asian Alliance


Organization: Hmong Community in Iowa Mission: To preserve, represent, and ... After the US pulled out from Southeast Asia in 1975, the Hmong became ...

Dan Chambers - Des Moines University


Oct 12, 2016 ... During my tour of duty in Southeast Asia, I served as an air rescue medical ... U.S. Air Force, Flight Surgeon Medic – 1968-1972; Iowa Army ...

Southeast Asia Association for Food Protection - International ...


Southeast Asia Association for Food Protection ... Location: Singapore ... 6200 Aurora Avenue, Suite 200W, Des Moines, IA 50322-2864 USA Phone +1 ...

History of the Bureau | Iowa Department of Human Services


... governors hoping to find answers to the refugee crisis in Southeast Asia. ... In September 1979, a Des Moines Register poll showed 51% of respondents ... In February 1987, the Bureau began resettling refugees from Eastern Europe as well.

Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs Listing of Annual Veterans Events


Iowa State Capitol – 1007 E. Grand Avenue – Des Moines, Iowa. 9:00 am – 12:00 ... 1 10 Southeast Asia theater of war and more than 2.9. 1 11 million served in ...

Bethany in Des Moines - Bethany Christian Services


Bethany in Des Moines. 316 E. 6th St. Des Moines, Iowa 50309 ... I lived and worked in SE Asia teaching English for four years before I started working for ...

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Iowa Invites Southeast Asian Refugees « Iowa Pathways


... the relocation of Tai Dam refugees from southeast Asia to Iowa in the 1970s. Khampheng Manirath of Des Moines, Iowa, is a traditional storyteller originally from Laos. ... The Tai Dam (tie dom) of Vietnam began arriving in Iowa in 1975.

Branstad: Border kids different than SE Asian refugees - The Des ...


Jul 21, 2014 ... Branstad: Border kids different than SE Asian refugees ... to Iowa, saying their situation is much different from that of Southeast ... DES MOINES REGISTER ... faced by our nation in the 1970s with people from Southeast Asia.

Education in Southeast Asian Communities - Iowa Parent ...


Des Moines Public Schools, Des Moines, Iowa and. Reviewed by Vinh ... In Southeast Asia, the responsibility to teach morals and values fell upon the schools.