CCTV America: Hand-written letters let refugees know they're not alone

CCTV America: Hand-written letters let refugees know they're not alone

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3/28/16

In a CCTV broadcast, 87-year-old Helga Kissell discusses her past as a WWII refugee in a heartfelt letter to inspire Sajeda, a Syrian refugee. Kissell wrote to Sajeda as part CARE’s Special Delivery program to send messages of hope to Syrian refugees.  Kissell says she believes a personal touch is just as effective as other forms of assistance. Kissell said, “If a letter can do it, I think it’s wonderful.” View the story here

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