Abdi Nor Iftin’s memoir tells the story of someone who’s desperately trying—against long odds—to make it to the United States and become an American. Abdi was a Somali refugee who fled Kenya for fear of the radical Islamist group al-Shabaab. In Kenya he got “the luckiest break of his life:” winning the lottery to land […]

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All for All Summit
3rd Annual All for All Summit

Save the Date! calendar link icon  Thu October 10, 2019 — Sat October 12, 2019

World Square
World Square

Welcoming all of Pittsburgh's neighbors calendar link icon  Fri September 6, 2019 — Sat July 27, 2019

Amizade 25
Amizade’s 25th Anniversary Celebration

Join us as we celebrate 25 years of global friendship and educational transformation! calendar link icon  Sat September 21, 2019