The Solace and Experience of An African Immigrant
As of 2015, about 2.1 million African born have immigrated into the United States. A community that has grown exponentially since 1970. This blog explores the experience of African Immigrants in the US with the hope to support the African Diaspora integration in America while preserving their African Identity.
- ALL MEN ARE NOT THE SAMEI’ve heard the stories about him. They tell me when I was a baby he wouldn’t even hold me. When I was five years old, all us girls lined up for daddy’s inspection in our new Christmas dresses. There was a kind word here, a token of praise there, but never for me. My fatherContinue reading “ALL MEN ARE NOT THE SAME”
- Is Ignorance Really Bliss?They say ignorance is bliss, but what would they know? I was born like most children in the world, but I was very different from most. My parents couldn’t afford to fix me so they kept my secret from the neighbors in our village. I don’t blame them because they already had to deal withContinue reading “Is Ignorance Really Bliss?”
- How to Leave a Job that You Feel Honor-BoundIt isn’t a bad thing to be emotionally attached to your job, but if you are struggling to pay the bills, prevented from learning new skills, and don’t find much satisfaction in the job, it’s time to leave. Remember that even trees have to shed their leaves in the fall to grow new ones inContinue reading “How to Leave a Job that You Feel Honor-Bound”
What’s in it for you?
We give you for once the opportunity to walk in the shoe of an African Immigrant in the United States and allow you to explore our story library and our list of essential tips on how to manage your finances and stress.
This platform helps you manage your daily challenges as an African immigrant in the U.S., provides you with customized tips on how to intentionally manage your finances and take care of yourself while assisting your family back home.
Role Model Toolkit
We believe in the role model and growth mindset theories. We also believe dreams come true if you do your part. This section provides you with personal growth principles and resources to become a better version of yourself and become courageous enough to put an end to a generation circle.
Immigrant Daily Challenges
Budget & Finance
Learn From Stories
New Comers Corner
Becoming A Role Model
Struggling between preserving their cultural identity and adapting to a new environment, the African immigrant sometimes gets lost in between the two and still have to strive financially to support himself and the ones who look up to him.
And, you who have not been exposed to success stories in your family or of your kind around you and still wonder if it’s possible to make a difference. This section help will help you better understand yourself and map out your way to become the person you wish to see around you
You Don’t Have to Prove PEOPLE Wrong! You Need to Help them Become A Positive Role Model
It’s hard to end a generational cycle. Yet, it’s possible to do if you work on yourself and have the appropriate tools.
I am Sorelle Ngatchou, a Cameroonian native and a legally adopted child of the United States. Coming from a low socio-economic background and an underrepresented community, I constantly wrestle with putting an end to generational poverty.
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