Information Session: Syrian Refugee session

  • St.Andrew's United Church, 184 Carleton St. 184 Carleton Street Fitzroy Harbour, ON, K0A 1X0 Canada

An Information Session regarding the Sponsoring of a Syrian Refugee Families will be held at Bethel-St.Andrew's United Church, 184 Carleton St., Fitzroy Harbour at 1pm on Sunday, 1 Nov 2015. Norma McCord, of the Ottawa Presbytery of the United Church of Canada, will be sharing from her considerable knowledge and experience. Having been active in aiding churches in sponsoring refugees for more than a decade, Ms. McCord now serves on Ottawa Mayer Jim Watson's newly formed Task Force on Sponsoring Refugees. Also, participating will be Mr. Mounir Louis and fellow members of the Syrian Arab Association of Canada based in Ottawa. This stands to be an excellent opportunity for interested parties to have their questions answered on a number of issues relating to how Canadians may respond to he greatest surge of refugees since the Second World War. All are welcome to attend!