Success Stories

  • Steve Bijoga, a former NMRC/PAE student from Burundi now works as a Teller at Key Bank. Here he is seen giving a presentation and representing NMRC/PAE on behalf of the Maine Adult Education Association, at an event at the Statehouse in Augusta this past spring.

Success Story: Sam Kaking

I’m originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo. I'm grateful to Portland Adult Education for contributing to the success of my career. Before coming to the U.S., I studied and worked as an Electro Mechanical Engineer. When I arrived in Maine, I was feeling...

Marie Louise M.

(Pharmacist from Burundi) “It is a pleasure for me to express my gratitude to NMRC for their support since my arrival here in Portland, Maine in early 2015. I would not be where I am today, had I not benefited from their tremendous support. Even though I had knowledge...

Claude & Jolie M.

Claude - “Since I was first in touch with the New Mainers Resource Center in August 2015 I have received a range of support that has allowed me to learn and improve my English. Among other things this included: working in the computer lab, having my diploma translated...

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