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Images from the 9th Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Summit in Ankeny, IA

Here are the images from the 9th Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Summit that was held Saturday November 19 at the FFA Enrichment Center in Ankeny, IA. Over 800 people registered to the IES making it theContinue reading…

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Migration is Beautiful: Ila Rodriguez Plasencia (born 1927)

By Catherine Babikian Ila Plasencia learned to pitch from her brother, a talented baseball player. Soon, she became pitcher for her grade school softball team, and those experiences guided her for the rest of herContinue reading…