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Sili Savusa pioneers change in the Samoan American community

Sili Savusa is the Executive Director of White Center Community Development Association, and one of the most prominent Samoan community leaders in the Northwest. As a Samoan woman in position of leadership in her community, she has proudly represents and advocates for those whose voices are underrepresented

IE fellow spotlight: God, family, honor and respect in Samoan culture

For the past six months, the 2017-2018 IE fellows have engaged with and immersed themselves in four different immigrant/refugee communities within the Puget Sound area. In this issue, they write from the perspective of...