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Episode 219 - Helping Ukrainian Refugees with Karen Hogan
Episode 2198th December 2022 • The Jackson Hole Connection • Stephan C. Abrams
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Karen Hogan is a long-time local, mother, dance teacher, entrepreneur, architect, and volunteer. 

In this episode, Karen tells the story of what brought her out to Jackson Hole back in 1999. She talks about why she decided to pursue her love of teaching dance after many years as an architect. Karen then shares stories of her and her family's recent efforts to volunteer to help Ukrainian Refugees in Poland. Karen and Stephan discuss the importance of taking action, the resilience of children and mothers, and the life-altering experiences the refugees and the people of Ukraine are having. 

To connect with Karen to discuss how you can volunteer to help Ukrainian refugees, email

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