Forget about fake news; we’re grateful to the Goldstream Gazette for more good news about the WRSG on the front page here.
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A New York Times article on how “Canadian[s]…are adopting Syrians, a family at a time:” http://mobile.nytimes.com/2016/07/01/world/americas/canada-syrian-refugees.html?smid=nytcore-ipad-share&smprod=nytcore-ipad&referer=
Wasn’t last night’s gala fundraiser with The Ladies of Jazz and Gospel great? Thanks to everyone who played a role in making it possible! Through the efforts of many, somewhat over $7,000 was raised to help a few, but neither the fundraising nor the fundamental mission of supporting a family for a year is complete. Nevertheless, the… Read more »
Mayor Carol Hamilton has proclaimed the week of June 20th to 24th as Westshore Refugee Sponsorship Group Week in Colwood. June 20th is World Refugee Day; the Westshore Refugee Fundraiser Gala with The Ladies of Jazz and Gospel is on the 25th. View Proclamation
There is now a Westshore Refugee Sponsorship Group Page on Facebook. Its focus will be public outreach and engagement, in contrast to the Facebook Group which will increasingly focus on internal communications and coordination. Thank you to Kirsten Glidden for setting it up!
The WRSG Facebook Group is a Closed group, but will become a Public group as of May 13, 2016. A public Facebook event that can be widely shared is here.
On Thursday, March 31st at 7 pm, the Committee will meet at Bill and Linda’s. As always, others are welcome to attend; however, we ask that you notify firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can arrange a larger venue if necessary and advise of any changes. Our website continues to expand. We want you to know when… Read more »
Thank you to Katherine Engqvist and the Goldstream Gazette for coverage of the Westshore Refugee Sponsorship Group in an online article of March 9, pharmacy 2016: http://www.goldstreamgazette.com/community/371415521.html?mobile=true
Scoop up a copy of Monday’s Goldstream Gazette to read about the Westshore Refugee Sponsorship Group on about page 5 or 6. If you have a spare copy, please bring it to the Information Night on Thursday evening – 7 pm at the Westside Bible Church, 3307 Wishart Road in Colwood – as we don’t have a… Read more »