Tiyya was founded on the belief that a community is stronger together if everyone stands together. As a non-profit, Tiyya exists to support and serve refugees, immigrants, and displaced American families so that they can overcome obstacles and become active members of society.
Jawad and his family's lives were threatened while in Afghanistan because of Jawad's involvement with the US army.
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Malia became a child bride at the age of 12. She is now a single, working mother of 6 who dreams of writing a book one day.
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