Public Meeting for Volunteers

posted almost 2 years ago by garethwilliams from Bay View Refugee Support Group
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Bay View Refugee Support Group will be holding a public meeting on Saturday March 19th at 10am in the Community Room at Sobey's on Brant St to meet with volunteers interested in supporting our cause.

We are a group of concerned citizens of Burlington who have come together to support…

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Government Assisted Refugees (GARs) arriving with great needs

posted almost 2 years ago by stuartpike from Burlington Downtown Refugee Alliance
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Many sponsoring groups have been working hard for months making sure that the family they are supporting has all its needs met and a community to welcome them. What has recently happened in Halton and Hamilton, though are Government Assisted Refugees arriving from Toronto and moving here because they are…

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Syrian Cultural Sensitivity Lecture Invitation To All

posted almost 2 years ago by denisel from Port Nelson United Church Refugee Sponsorship Group
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Please join us on Wednesday, Feb. 3rd, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, at the Port Nelson United Church Sanctuary, located at 3132 South Drive, Burlington, ON.

All are welcome to learn about Syrian cultural sensitivity. Topics to be covered by Hanadi Al Masri of the Halton Multicultural Council include:

•Language and…

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We are ready to accept CLOTHING donations.

posted almost 2 years ago by BurlingtonFire from City of Burlington
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Good day all,

We are ready to accept all clothing donations.

The drop-off points are as follows:

St Christopher’s Anglican Church 662 Guelph Line, Burlington, Ontario L7R 3M8 (905.634.1809) 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday

The Halton Compassion Society 484 Plains Rd E, Burlington, ON L7T 2E1 (905.592…

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Burlington Walk for Refugees - Sunday, January 17

posted almost 2 years ago by BurlingtonFire from City of Burlington
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Register here

Walk Date: Sunday, January 17, 2016

Time: 3:00pm

Distance: 5 kilometers

Starting Location: St. Luke's Anglican Church 1371 Elgin Street, Burlington, ON L7S 1G1

Ending Location: St. Luke's Parish Hall 1382 Ontario Street, Burlington, ON L7S 1G1

Admission : $5

Information: oliviawe@cogeco.ca

An update for volunteers and donors.

posted about 2 years ago by BurlingtonFire from City of Burlington
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Like everyone else we are in ‘wait and see mode’. In anticipation we have established this site to match Syrian Refugee Host Organizations in Burlington with citizens or groups who wish to donate goods, money or time. We ask everyone who wishes to donate or volunteer to register on this…

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How to help Syrian refugees in your community.

posted about 2 years ago by BurlingtonFire from City of Burlington
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Welcome to Burlington ON, - Syrian Refugees - Donation & Volunteer Hub!

posted about 2 years ago by Chris
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This site is designed to organize community preparedness and recovery in Burlington, Ontario. This site was started by on December 02, 2015 and is managed by local organizations in the community.

Residents can request help or sign up to donate and volunteer by clicking on the buttons above. Your information…

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