Jepchumba tells us about herself, her work, and why she came to Chicago.
Imam Rufai talks about what brought him to Chicago – an invitation from Louis Farrakhan of the Nation of Islam. He arrived in February, amid freezing temperaturs but he had a cousin in the city who helped him settle in.
John Henry from Ghana tells a funny story about his arrival in Chicago; he also talks about the role of the green card lottery in bringing more Ghanaians to the city.
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