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What's Your Family's Immigration Story?

How did where you come from make you who you are now?

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Most everyone's family came from somewhere else before they ended up where they are now.

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Maybe your relatives immigrated to pursue their dreams of a better life, and worked their asses off to support themselves.

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Maybe they moved for love, or to pursue a better education for themselves or their children.

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Or maybe they fled war or persecution, and always took great pride in the country that welcomed them.

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Every family has a story that's unique, and special, and part of their own personal history.

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So we want to know: What's your family's immigration story? Tell us about how your family ended up where they are now.

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Share your family's story in the comments, or add your family's photos and stories in the dropbox below for a chance to be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post or video!

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