Temple’s Project Shine director to receive presidential medal
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Patience Lehrman has come a long way from her native Cameroon. On Friday, the executive director of Project Shine, the national immigrant-integration...
February 9, 2013
Project SHINE director discusses immigrant advocacy with President Obama
To commemorate the first anniversary of President Barack Obama’s Champions of Change initiative, Patience Lehrman, national director of Temple’s Project SHINE, made a visit to Washington, D.C., where less than a year ago she sat with top immigration policymakers and fellow Champions of Change at a roundtable discussion.
May 30, 2012
Temple's Project SHINE gets national recognition
Project SHINE, based at Temple's Intergenerational Center, has received the national E Pluribus Unum award, which recognizes outstanding immigrant integration initiatives of all types, whether led by nonprofit or community organizations, businesses, public agencies, religious groups or individuals.
June 28, 2011