Statewide Youth Mentorship Program for Refugees ~ Local Food Systems with Sue Balcom ~ Joy Harjo Poem
Thursday, April 7, 2022 - Bismarck Global Neighbors and the state of North Dakota are developing the first ever ND Statewide Youth Refugee program. It will provide youth refugee mentoring and vocational services as a statewide initiative. We visit with State Refugee Coordinator Holly-Triska Dally, and Bismarck Global Neighbors Executive Director Julie Ramos Lagos. ~~~ Throughout April, Sue Balcom is taking a look at local food systems for Main Street Eats. Today she visits with Quinn Renfandt co-director of the Farmers Market Promotion Program at Dakota College at Bottineau. He’s also on the board of the Red River Harvest Cooperative. ~~~ We share a Joy Harjo poem from a recent appearance in Fargo, See With Your Heart.