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Philadelphian Bhutanese announce community organization

The Bhutanese American community living in Philadelphia formally launched a community organization – Bhutanese American Organization-Philadelphia – amidst an inauguration of its community center at South Philadelphia, Sunday                                                                                                             Read More


Bhutanese refugees: The latest wave of newcomers to Philly

ONE OF THE newest waves of refugees living in Philadelphia are Bhutanese of Nepali descent.

The 2010 U.S. Census found 51 people from Bhutan living in the city.

Now, an estimated 2,700 to 3,000 refugees from Bhutan are living in Philly, said Leela Kuikel, executive director of the Bhutanese American Organization-Philadelphia.                       Read more


Fund Raising for Earthquake Victims in Nepal

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A group of high school students helped organize a fundraiser held in South Philadelphia Saturday afternoon to benefit the victims of recent earthquakes in Nepal. ..... Read More




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1. Fund raising for Earthquake victims: News coverage

2. Bhutan News Services