Swatara Township restaurant owner feeds the unemployed

The United States welcomed John Pham in 1979 when he was a child and had moved from Vietnam to make a new life. Now Pham, owner of Ninh Kieu restaurant in Swatara Township, wants to return the favor.m.



I want to give something back to my country and community

The United States welcomed John Pham when he moved here from Vietnam in 1979 to make a new life. Now Pham, owner of Ninh Kieu restaurant in Swatara Twp., wants to return the favor. He operated Vietnamese restaurants in Virginia before moving in 2007 to Swatara Twp., where he opened a restaurant at 3116 Parkview Lane.



Honor Student Award

John Pham never rode a school bus when he was growing up in Vietnam.He never brought his report cards to a restaurant and got rewarded for his high grades, either. But the Swatara Twp. man, who owns Ninh Kieu restaurant at 3116 Parkview Lane, on Saturday will reward 10 honor students for their hard work by giving them money and a treat.