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From refugee to caregiver

  • Featuring: Agnes Twishime & Kathleen Hollis
  • Date Submitted: Feb 11, 2019
  • Location: Alaska

Born in Congo, Agnes Twishime arrived at a refugee camp in Uganda when she was just three. Now with laundry services at Providence Alaska Medical Center, Agnes shares with Mission Services Director Kathleen Hollis her experience as a child refugee and desire to help care for the vulnerable and those in need. Edit credit: Alaska Public Media


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