Ruffing Montessori

Our students Neema and Mohammed had an opportunity to share their refugee journey and challenges with the student at Montessori elementary school in Cleveland Heights. We continues to encourage, empower and create spaces for our youths to tell their refugees stories because they’re very powerful and teaches us how to Read more…

2019 Refugee Miss Cleveland

Every year, our organization brings different refugee communities together to celebrate the rich and diverse cultures surrounding us. In alignment with our mission, we find ways to connect with youths from different backgrounds that share common values like unity and togetherness. Aakriti Biswa our 2019 Miss Cleveland is originally from Read more…

Community Champion Award

On February 01.2018, APC was recognized for it amazing work ┬áin the Refugee community by Metro West Community Development Cooperation, The city of Cleveland and The State of Ohio. The award was presented by Councilman Matt Zone of ward 15 and was received by our Founder Mr. Mayele and Victoire. Read more…

Great bikes giveaway

In collaboration with MHCUCC, kids that participated in our tutoring program and others in the community were able to receive bikes with elements. Due to the lack of transportation for many of our youths, our leaders reached out to MHCUCC’s Pastor Vicki to start a campaign/drive for used bikes both Read more…

Global Cleveland

our youths had an opportunity to participate in the end of the year event of  Global Cleveland. this was a huge opportunity for these kids to get out of their comforts zone to celebrate the world cultural heritage with different cultures within our city (216). we had an amazing time, Read more…