Integrity of Canada’s immigration system is at stake

By The Star | This migrant worker spoke out about a massive COVID-19 outbreak that killed his bunkmate. Then he was fired, a legal complaint says, July 30 This alleged incident which has been denied and unverified at this point is, in my opinion, being used by migrant...
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Storytelling for Change: A Filmmaking Campaign

Calling all youth creators across Canada! Share your story by making a short film this summer and be entered to win prizes. Possible topics include: belonging, diversity, resisting injustice and racism, connections, community. All video formats are encouraged. This...
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Emergency Community Support Fund is available

The Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) offers grants of up to $75,000 to charities working with vulnerable populations impacted by the COVID-19 crisis in the Tri-Cities. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, with decisions made weekly.The ECSF is a...
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Syrian flair at Soupateria

By Castanet | Penticton Syrian refugee family gives back in a tasty way The Soupateria soup kitchen in Penticton had a new international variety of food flavour to share with 144 hungry incoming patrons this past week — Syrian foods prepared by Sana and Majed Awad....
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