International Women’s Day for Syrian Women

Kristin Syrian-related News

A delicious Middle Eastern meal, a free-of-charge shopping spree, quilts handmade with love and stitched with the words welcome to Canada! by ‪Quilts for Refugees, a hands-on toy-making workshop by‪ Operation Sock Monkey, a gift bag put together by volunteers from local CIBC branches, and a group of volunteers at CultureLink’s Donation Distribution Centre (our free thrift store for refugees) waiting with …

CultureLink Welcomes Syrian Refugees

Yan Gu Syrian-related News

We are about to receive 10,000 Syrian refugees by the end of 2015, and another 15,000 by February 29, 2016. Some will be government sponsored, while many will be privately sponsored by motivated groups of citizens who are committed to welcoming Syrian families. This influx of Syrian refugees is, in many ways, similar to the arrival of the Vietnamese Boat …