Ana Rosa and Her Family: Seeking Hope | Global Refuge

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Ana Rosa and Her Family

Seeking Hope

After being forced to flee Venezuela, Ana Rosa and her children, all born deaf, embarked on a long, dangerous journey through Central America to seek refuge in the United States. When they arrived, however, Global Refuge met them with open arms—and a plan to provide life-changing cochlear implants for all four kids.


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