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IINE’s Suitcase Stories program has featured over 200 storytellers since the program launched in 2017. Meet some of the participants and hear more about their backstories and perspectives on fostering inclusive communities.
About the Speaker:
Thi Thi Aye was born in Burma and resettled to the United States as a refugee in October 2010 with assistance from the International Institute of New England. Thi Thi spent many years in a refugee camp in Thailand where she worked to reduce sexual and gender-based violence. Shortly after arriving to Lowell, MA, Thi Thi secured a position at Southwick, a textile company in Haverhill where she continues to work today. Thi Thi was one of the first storytellers when Suitcase Stories was launched in 2017. That same year, she became a U.S citizen, and she received a national employee recognition award from Brooks Brothers, the parent company of her employer.
Meet Thi Thi Aye: Suitcase Storyteller – A Live, virtual conversation. Free for members!
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 @ 08:00 PM