The Newcomer Next Door: How One Organization is Building a Compassionate Community – Episode 11

In this episode, the thinkers, creators and storytellers at shark&minnow discuss the importance of giving back and interview Joe Cimperman and Jazmin Long from Global Cleveland, an organization that welcomes and connects international newcomers to economic and social opportunities in Cleveland and Cuyahoga County.

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Audio & Music Credits:
“Freedom” by Beyoncé
“Mercy Street” by Peter Gabriel
“Redemption Song” by Bob Marley
“You’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat” from Jaws