Meet the Karaz Family

Yahya and Siba fled Syria in 2013, with their infant daughter. They lived in Jordan for 3 years, awaiting refugee resettlement status and welcoming a son. Now, the family of four lives in Charlottesville, VA and is “happy to be able to work and to be safe.” IN programs: Family Friendship, Bilingual Buddies Thanks to International Neighbors and the Montessori School of Charlottesville, Hend (4 years) is able to attend preschool where she excels at learning English and making friends.


  1. Sydna julian on July 14, 2017 at 1:16 pm

    I live in Cville wish to become involved in your program, learned about it from St Paul church

    • Susan Kalergis on August 19, 2017 at 7:11 pm

      Thank you for your interest. Please go to the Refer a Neighbor link in the upper right hand corner of our website. We look forward to hearing from you.

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