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Being a Scout helped him find his identity. Now he’s helping other immigrants do the same


( CNN) There are many ways Troop 1532 is different from most other Boy scout troops in America.

The boys of Troop 1532 are newcomers to America, almost all political refugees; they moved to America from camps in countries like Tanzania, Malaysia and Nepal.

“We merely started off by taking five children camping at a time. After that, it actually becomes all word of mouth, ” troop leader PJ Parmar tells CNN.

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