Hmong Vet - Yong They Lee

Bridging generations through storytelling

The Unforgotten Project was designed to foster intergenerational relationship building through storytelling. It pairs young individuals with Secret Guerrilla Unit (SGU) Veterans to learn their untold stories. Hmong Museum along with filmmaker, Hlee Lee, led the workshops to teach the young individuals the necessary skills to capture and bring to life each Veteran’s story.

What’s New? September 2018

WELCOME BOUAKOU LO! We are happy to welcome Bouakou Lo as our new Administrator. She will support Hmong Museum through her superb administrative and organizational skills. Lo currently works at Hennepin County in Health and Human Services Department as an Administrative Assistant. She earned her BA in Sociology and Anthropology and completed her MBA at Concordia University […]

Child Interpreter

Many children of refugees who arrived in the 1970s to 1980s took on the reverse role of a parent. One of the many tasks that I remember growing up was reading legal documents and explaining it to my parents, filling out forms, interpreting at parent/child conferences at school, and talking to other adults on the […]