The Alkhusi family is one of a growing number of refugee families supported by community groups across Australia. Farmers from northern Syria, the family‚Äôs simple existence was overturned during the civil war as the father, Mazin, was twice abducted and wife Rouba fled with their two boys to Lebanon. Afterglow has captured the Alkhusis for Community Refugee Sponsorship Australia, profiling the family’s story and new life in Goulburn, and hearing from the local community how their ‘sponsorship’ has morphed into a close friendship.