Private Sponsorship Workshop

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 5:00pm
Wesley Urban Ministries, 52 Catharine Street North, Hamilton
Wesley Workshop Poster

This workshop will provide an overview of Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program and who can Privately Sponsor.

You will also learn about managing expectations and sponsorship ethics: 

  • Managing expectations: What are sponsors’ and refugees’ expectations of each other, and how can expectations be managed to avoid potential conflict?
  • Code of ethics for private sponsoring groups: What are some ethical practices that private sponsors may wish to consider?
  • Power imbalance: How do power imbalances affect the relationship between sponsors and refugees, and how can they be minimized?

Please be sure to register with to ensure a spot for this very informative and valuable workshop!


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