2013 May

Mi familia y yo celebrando las pausqua 

Family means creating a path for future generations.  Je Yon Jung, Washington D.C. 

We love our son, Sahn!  Hyeyoung Lee – Chicago, IL I came to the U.S. 10 years ago as an international student. I met my husband at the school where I studied. We got married in 2009 and had our new addition on March 7th, 2013. This photo was taken last week at the retreat […]

My Family is Important  Diana Hong   My family is my single most important thing in my life because I know that I can always rely on them, and also they’ll always be there for me no matter what happens. My life would be meaningless without my family because we love, care and support each other. […]

Strength, Love, and Sacrifice: My Refugee Family  Tam Duong – Los Angeles, CA  This picture was taken during the Lunar New Year. My parents did not have much growing up but they always made sure my brother and I had new clothes and shoes to wear during the new year for good luck. My parents […]

Immigration is about my Family  Dae Joong Yoon – Los Angeles, CA  My mom was born in North Korea. When she was twelve, she, her mom (my grandmother), older sister, and two younger brothers walked for days from the North to South Korea. They left her father behind with the expectation that he would rejoin […]

Last Picture of my Family Together  Sagar Patagundi Louisville, KY THIS IS AS FAR BACK AS I CAN REMEMBER THE LAST PICTURE OF MY FAMILY TOGETHER THAT I HAVE SEEN. WANT TO KNOW WHY?? I was looking for a picture of my family. I came to realize that I don’t have any pictures of my […]

We are a Family of Women  Alexis Ruiz – Acworth, GA  My mother raised my two sisters and I on her own. After overstaying her student visa, she became undocumented and we all felt the repercussions. My mother’s job options were very limited, but our struggles forged our bond and helped us become stronger, more […]

My Immigrant Family   Nebula Li This is my immigrant family. This photo is taken in late 2012.  The folks in the picture are my dad, my brother Galaxy, his wife, me, my mom, my brother Pulsar, and his girlfriend (my older sister May is not pictured). As you can see, there is a theme […]

I Love my Family  Cindy Son – Chicago, IL  My grandfather came to the U.S because his brother invited him. They first lived in New Jersey. My mom came to the State little late through my grandfather’s petition. Later, my grandparents retired and came to live in Chicago. They lived in the same apartment with […]