Ex President Jimmy Carter had opened the doors to Cuban Refugees. He helped Cubans in their darkest moment. You can hear a speech at : http://www.history.com/speeches/carter-pledges-to-admit-cuban-refugees#bill-clinton-sends-troops-to-haiti
You can read the history of Jimmy Carter at : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jimmy_Carter . You can research more with your homeschool family about Jimmy Carter at : http://www.whitehouse.gov/about/presidents/jimmycarter . You can learn more about his impact on history with your homeschoolers at the Wilkes Public Library.
You can also follow the new book Carter is publishing on Women. Make a biography study of Carter and how he impacted several groups. Learn more and go to the Wilkes Public Library.
Check out more on the Carter Center a project of the Ex President : http://www.cartercenter.org/index.html .