DFW Before DASH

The following are real stories about what happened to asylum seekers once they arrived in DFW: “I found a family that was from my country, and asked if I…

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What Happened Overseas

The following are the real background stories of real people in DFW who filed for asylum: “My parents were journalists and wanted our country to know the truth about…

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DASH Network: How We Got Here

At the age of only 16, our friend from Eritrea thinly escaped with her life from Muslim persecution to seek safety and asylum status in America. She is a…

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Struck Down But Not Destroyed: Abigale’s Story

When I first met Abigale I remember being struck by both the strength and the softness in her brown face, which bore scars of her story. Framing her right…

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R's Story of Healing

  Today I am feeling like a joyful, proud mama… but not of my boys. I am joyful for and proud of my friend R. R is an asylum…

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DASH Family Brings New Life

What an honor! This beautiful DASH mama named her child after the DASH volunteer who has sown so much welcoming love and compassion into their lives. “Just when I…

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