Sunday, November 30, 2008

KTUU Covers Darfur Refugee Transition to Anchorage

Attahir Karief, his wife, and children fled Darfur on foot when the older child was only 6 and his wife was 9 months pregnant with their third child. They ran through the desert for 10 days before reaching Chad. They then persevered through years in a refugee camp in Ghana, cut off from contact with other family members and often with not enough food or medical care before arriving in Anchorage and beginning over.

Click here to see the news story and an interview with Attahir.

Friday, November 28, 2008

Save Darfur Anchorage Gmail Account

We now have a gmail account! Write to us at if you need some information that you can't find on our blog, if you're interested in helping with the state divestment campaign, if you want to share what you're doing to raise awareness about the Darfur genocide in your community, or if you just want to show some support. We'd love to hear from you!