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Newcomers to Canada Employment Dialogue by SFU-TD Engagement Centre

February 28, 2015 – 8:28 am | 2,047 views

The Dialogue will be held on March 24th from 5:30pm – 7:30pm at SFU Surrey. City staff from Parks and Rec and Human Resources Department will present at the event. Additionally, members of the …

Session for Immigrants: Learning about Community Resources

February 13, 2014 – 8:31 am | 1,215 views

A great opportunity for new and established immigrants to learn more about FREE resources available to them in the KCC neighbourhood and throughout Vancouver. Each Thursday @ 6pm at Trout Lake Community Centre, participants will …

BC New Canadian Entrepreneur Award – Nominations Are Open

January 27, 2014 – 6:51 pm | 2,780 views

The BC New Canadian Entrepreneur Awards are given to individuals who, as new Canadians, have been recognized for their business achievements across a range of industries, as well as for their personal leadership and community …

Victoria-Fraserview: Community group connects with South Vancouver residents Egyptian immigrant keen to help newcomers settle into Canadian life

November 15, 2013 – 7:11 am | 1,500 views

Sherifa Azzab faced a mountain of challenges when she immigrated to Vancouver from Egypt in July 2011 with her two sons. She didn’t know where to turn for help.
“I didn’t know where is government buildings …