Colombian Refugees Association is a non for profit Hamilton based organization who provides assistance to unserved refugee claimants families from any where in the world, who are looking in to get protection from the Canada government and see in Hamilton and surroundings a place to have a family and raise their children. Colombian Refugee Association does not received any type of funding from any governmental bodies and they support their service and programs from special events, private sponsors and volunteers.
Annual Afro-Canadian Caribbean Association
Saturday, September 16
Join us for Hamilton's only Caribbean Inspired Walk event to encourage wellness and community involvement.
Our annual walk-a-thon is a fun and fit activity. Participants set realistic goals. All individual walkers/runners/skaters with more than $250 in pledges will receive a T-shirt and the $20.00 registration fees will be waived.
ACCA proudly presents Neema Children's Choir from Uganda on Friday, September 1, 2017, from 7 pm til 10 pm. Enjoy an evening of rich cultural expressions with family and friends as we bring you the sounds and movements of Uganda. This is a family friendly event. Tickets are only $10 per person and $5.00 for children 10 and under. Food will be available for $10.00 per plate. Cash Bar.
Presented by: Vivyan Salih, Settement Counsellor
For more information and to register, contact Vivyan at 905-529-5209 x 247 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Ministry of Children and Youth Services is hosting Community Co-Design Sessions to provide information on filling out applications for programs and initiatives under the Ontario Black Youth Action Plan. These sessions will also be an opportunity for organizations with similar ideas to form partnerships – a key component of the Ontario Black Youth Action Plan Collective Impact and Cultural Identity (CI2) Approach.
What: Ontario Black Youth Action Plan – Community Co-Design Session
When: Thursday, August 17, 2017, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Come and join us for an Information Session to learn about:
- Different ways you can obtain funding for Training and Education
- Cost of college
- Financial Resources available to support students
- OSAP - Ontario Student Assistance Program
- Bursaries and Award Funding
- IAF - Immigrant Access Fund
Meet with mentors from the new YMCA Mentorship program in Hamilton.
Come learn about their experiences, and mentorship opportunities for your career path.
Tuesday, August 15
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
182 Rebecca St.
Register Today! Contact Jane at 905-529-5209 / email@example.com
Do you want to share your Canada story?
Volunteer at Global Voices, Local Stories, an initiative of Global Hamilton Connect for the Quilt of Belonging project. Why volunteer? You can develop your communications skills, practice networking and share your own journey to Canada. As a volunteer, you are also welcome to participate in other activities that are a part of the Quilt of Belonging.
On August 15 at The Cotton Factory, 270 Sherman Avenue North
Different time slots available between 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Come take a selfie (for donation) with the reptile man, and all his animals from around the world from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm!
Also, come view our Canada 150 programme for FREE!
Light drinks and snacks will be served.
See the history of immigration Canada has had over the last 150 years. What food and fames were brought to Canada by other countries? Art, crafts and games. This day will be loaded with FUN!