Archive for January, 2017

Meet Thein Oo, and #MeetDowntown.

Meet Thein Oo, and #MeetDowntown.

Like thousands of others, Thein Oo fled Burma to the safety of a refugee camp in Thailand. There he met the woman he would marry, Lweh Eh Paw, and, like so many others, they found a warm welcome here. Thein has been working at UNC-Chapel Hill as a housekeeper for four years, recently promoted to a team leader. They have two children, a five-year-old and a one-year old. The rent on their Carrboro

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