16 Students Become U.S. Citizens

pages-about2Grandparents, Jose Luis Santi Silio and Margarita Maestri, help their 10-year-old grandson hang an American flag for their first July 4th celebration as American Citizens.

This year the Literacy Council has had 16 students studying with us pass the US Citizenship exam and become citizens.

The Asheville Citizen-Times published an article on a family of five who recently passed their U.S. Naturalization Exam. You can read the touching article about the family’s journey from Cuba to the U.S. here or download a PDF version of the story.

Image courtesy of the Asheville Citizen-Times.

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