My colleagues in Social Science at Western have been raising funds to sponsor a refugee family. They are holding an informational event in a couple of weeks. It am told that great news will be announced!
Journeys of MigrationHost: Centre for Research on Migration and Ethnic RelationsDate: Thursday, November 19, 2015Time: 3:30 PM – 6:00 PMLocation: USC Council Chambers (Room 315)
Description: The third annual Journeys of Migration event will showcase the stories of both established and newly arrived immigrants in London. This will include several high profile established immigrants who will talk about their experiences, challenges and achievements in migrating to Canada. We will also have a presentation by a Syrian refugee family who have recently arrived in Canada as government assisted refugees.
The third annual Journeys of Migration event is presented in partnership with the London & Middlesex Local Immigration Partnership, the London Cross Cultural Learner Centre, and the South London Neighbourhood Resource Centre. Attendance is free but registration is required. For more information and to register: journeysofmigration2015.eventbrite.ca