Two different families. One amazing friendship, still growing and deepening after nine years. Watch this five minute video sharing the story of the Barjebos, refugees who escaped civil war in Liberia, and the Mullaney/Carews, Exodus volunteers, and the road they have chosen to walk together.
“I felt like an alien. America was a strange place, and I was a stranger in it.”Bhutanese refugee
For 19 years after they fled from Bhutan to Nepal, the home of Bishnu* and his family was a small thatched-roof hut in a refugee camp. They finally resettled in America in February of 2009. But that presented a new set of problems.