Announcing the Amalgamation (Merger) of CultureLink Settlement and Community Services and Parkdale Community Information Centre.

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        The Boards of Directors of CultureLink Settlement and Community Services (CultureLink) and Parkdale Community Information Centre (PCIC) are pleased to share with you that their two agencies have amalgamated (merged) pursuant to the approval of the amalgamation agreement as required by subsection 113(3) of the Corporations Act. The activities of the Amalgamated Corporation will continue under …

We’ve been nominated for Canada’s Top Settlement Agency Award!

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Proud to announce that we have been nominated for Canadian Immigrant Magazine’s Settlement Agency Award, in association with RBC Royal Bank. This award was created to recognize the amazing work immigrant settlement agencies are doing to help newcomers integrate and succeed in Canada. Please take a minute to vote for CultureLink today!  Simply visit canadianimmigrant.ca/rbctop25 to cast your vote. One …

CultureLink Open House on September 25, 2013

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September 10, 2013 CultureLink 25th Anniversary Open House is taking place on Wednesday, September 25 from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  For newcomer clients, CultureLink’s door always opens widely to welcome them.  In the past 25 years, we have been opening doors for tens of thousands of newcomers to walk into their new lives. At this Open House event, we invite …

2015 Annual General Meeting

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October 06, 2015 CultureLink held its 2015 Annual General Meeting on Thursday, October 22nd. In attendance were members, staff, Board members, funders, community partners, special guests, and more. CultureLink presented its new name “CultureLink Settlement & Community Services”, and new strategic directions “Vision 2020″ (V2020) to our stakeholders. A big farewell was said to our departing Board member Sarah Bukhari, previously …

An “Old” Host Pair at AGM 2015

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November 09, 2015 11 years ago, Sita came to CultureLink to volunteer. She was attracted by the Host Program’s idea of befriending a newcomer and became a volunteer host. The program matched Sita with Anna, a newcomer from Columbia who had virtually no English. Anna was discouraged and wanted to go back home. Sita encouraged her and diligently worked with her …