A New Beginning
Long Term Goals
The long term goal is to settle refugees in Canada.
Who they are
They are a group of 21 people, representing many races, faiths, and ages.. Their group includes two immigrants from Guyana, one from Ireland, a Vietnamese Canadian, a Jewish man, and the daughter of an Italian immigrant. Together, they form a Constituent Group who has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Sponsorship Agreement Holder Jewish Immigrant Aid Services (JIAS) – Toronto.
Status of Refugee Families
They are assisting a single woman living in Turkey and an unrelated young women and her fiance living in Lebanon. They will also help to settle a family related to the young woman. All of these individuals have relatives in the GTA ready to provide additional guidance and support.
Achievements to Date
They have raised in excess of $41,000 in under 6 weeks.