Stories

Alfredo’s Story
Immigration Services

Alfredo’s Story

Congratulations to Alfredo on becoming a Citizen! Alfredo is originally from Chile and came to Tacoma Community House in June 2023 to apply for Naturalization.
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Victoria’s Story
Employment

Victoria’s Story

Victoria Lyubimenko came to the United States from Ukraine through the U4U program. Like many Ukrainians, Victoria found support at…
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Mr. UT and Jane’s Story
Education

Mr. UT and Jane’s Story

Mr. Ut and Jane met in TCH’s Level 5/6 ELA class. Mr. Ut is a retired teacher and an immigrant…
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I can say, my experience at TCH is excellent. I’m feeling supported by this institution. I’m an immigrant but I’m not alone in this city because I found a group of humans committed to our people. I’m grateful and proud to be a student of TCH.
marcia montenegro
TCH Student
Natalia’s Story
Employment

Natalia’s Story

Recently, our non-profit had the opportunity to assist a resilient woman named Natalia. She arrived in our community after a…
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Polina’s Story
Employment

Polina’s Story

Polina holds an Economic degree from Ukraine. Her task was to find her first job after completing her education and,…
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Oksana Salnykova and Sergey Salnykov Story
Employment

Oksana Salnykova and Sergey Salnykov Story

Oksana Salnykova and Sergey Salnykov attended our job search and resume preparation classes. They also participated in our last two…
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Maxim’s Story
Employment

Maxim’s Story

Due to Russia's military aggression against Ukraine, Maxim was forced to seek a safe place for his family. The United…
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I like Tacoma because it has Tacoma Community House where they taught me. I learned English and they helped me apply for citizenship. We learned so much and passed the test because of all the support the staff and volunteers gave us here at Tacoma Community House.
Chin Pham
TCH Client & New American
Taryn’s Story
Employment

Taryn’s Story

The team here is so supportive and friendly
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Sadis’s Story
Employment

Sadis’s Story

I am so grateful to TCH for all their services; the employment department has changed my life, and the coaches…
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