In November Alif, his family, and a few friends opened Tea Leaf Garden, a restaurant in Little India serving Burmese and Malaysian cuisine. It’s his third entrepreneurial endeavor since World  Relief Chicago supported his family with initial resettlement services four years ago.

Thank YOU for being there, through donations of time and money, to help people like Alif lay a foundation for their talent and ambition. We especially thank our monthly donors that are the financial bedrock of our organization.

Read more about Alif and his family below and then take a visit to Devon Avenue and support their business.


Tea Leaf Garden


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