Posts Categorized: Admin

Donate to WRSG Online

We’re really excited to announce the creation of an online Giving Group for the Westshore Refugee Sponsorship Group! The Chimp platform enables you to make donations online using a credit card and receive an immediate tax receipt, or commit to regular, recurring donations. Can you be the first to visit WRSG on Chimp and donate?

Donations in Kind (Needed Items)

Donations in kind are one way to constrain monetary costs of refugee sponsorship. The Westshore Refugee Sponsorship Group is still in an early phase, but obtained a list from Starfish Refugee that had been shared on the Vancouver Island Refugee Sponsorship site. We’re now working on our own list. It’s a work-in-progress that can be viewed here.

Spreading the Word

Information about the WRSG is being disseminated via Westshore churches today, including Bill and Hilary making an announcement at the Church of the Advent. Hilary and Linda met last Thursday with the Acting Editor of the Goldstream Gazette, and an article should be published on Wednesday, March 9th. Crowded bulletin boards often don’t have space… Read more »

Poster for Information Night – March 10, 2016

Thanks to Laurie Shumanski for creating our Information Night poster. On both the Home and Photos pages, ask there are now links that will display the PDF in a new tab, which will enable you to save the file for printing or sharing. This link does the same thing: Download Poster

WRSG Committee – Regular Meetings

The WRSG Committee normally meets on Thursday evenings. Please keep that schedule in mind to facilitate communications and timely decisions or action. However, general information can be sent to, and website issues can be identified to at any time. This week, we meet on March 3rd at Hilary and Lawrence’s.