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Canopy NWA Resettles 130 Afghan Refugees

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Canopy of Northwest Arkansas, the state's only resettlement agency began recieving Afghan evacuees in October of 2021. Joanna Krause, the agency's executive director, says they have onboarded at least one new arrival each week since then. 

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Daniel Caruth is a host and reporter at KUAF in Fayetteville, Ark. He is an Arkansas Public Media Contributor.
KUAF is an NPR Member Station and a content partner based at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville