World Relief Fox Valley, Bowl 91 Host World Refugee Day Event

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Today, World Relief Fox Valley in partnership with Bowl 91 held a World Refugee Day Event in Appleton.

World Relief Fox Valley has been working in the Fox Valley since 2012 to help resettle refugees, and this evening, their stories were told. 

Word Refugee Day was designated by the United Nations and is observed on June 20th to honor the courage, strength and determination of women, men and children who were forced from their homelands for reasons like persecution, conflict or violence.

Tickets for this event were sold out, bringing in about 80 people. 

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