Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO) serving more than 11,000 immigrants and refugees annually in Ottawa since 1978.
Join us at the 2019 Marion Dewar Scholarship Fund annual fundraising dinner on Nov 6th. Give to a great cause! Come to a great party! Keynote by @parkdaleunited's Rev. Dr. Anthony Bailey! Tickets are $150, get back a $100 tax receipt! A delicious meal! https://t.co/YmifpYMC2r
Like the work we do? Become a member! We encourage you to become involved with our programs and activities to help us carry out our mandate of supporting immigrants through their journey of making Ottawa their home. https://t.co/iUkazN9HsX
Listen to on the @UpstreamAction Plan B podcast I did with @ralphbenmergui. It focused on the state discourse in Cdn on immigration and multiculturalism. Debbie Douglas @OCASI_Policy also provided wonderful insights. #cdnimm #cdnpoli #elxn43 Listen here:
Podcast - Plan B: Immigration in Canada - Ratna Omidvar
Senator Omidvar speaks with Ralph Benmergui about coming to Canada and the current state of discourse around immigration and multiculturalism.
Get your tickets for the Marion Dewar Scholarship Fund (MDSF) Annual Fundraising Dinner - happening Nov 6th. The Fund provides financial support for 3 immigrant & refugee students going on to post-secondary education in the National Capital Region. https://t.co/YmifpZ4cTZ
YOCISO’s wrestling program for newcomer youth in Ottawa aged from 10 to 18 is on today (5-7pm)! Coached by the 12-time Syrian National Wrestling Champion, Mohamed Al Krad. Please pre-register with @baselzz 613-518-0680 x115 or email@example.com
The Pet event is tomorrow, & our furry friends will be waiting for you all 🐶🐱
Attn @uOttawa MA & PhD students - we're seeking 2 graduate fellows for the 2019-2020 academic year to focus on #refugeesponsorship & #refugee legal research & policy. Deadline to apply Nov 3rd. Full details here:
The Refugee Hub on LinkedIn: "Attention current Master's and Doctoral students at University of Ottawa! We're seeking two enthusiastic and committed students to join our dynamic research team for the 2019-2020 academic year. Fellows will focus on #communitysponsorship of #refugees or legal research and policy. Please apply on https://lnkd.in/gXYTjnQ with a cover letter, current CV and academic transcripts by 11:59PM on November 3rd, 2019. Full details in attached document."
October 17, 2019: The Refugee Hub posted on LinkedIn
We're hiring at CCI Ottawa. You could be the newest member of our Community Connections team! https://t.co/2Ph60MO6dS
Join us today in the #YOCISO Newcomer Youth Centre, from 3 - 7pm for Homework Club, Creative Expressions/Music Development, Game Night, & Movie Night! https://t.co/Fnu3caHFz0
Get your tickets for the Marion Dewar Scholarship Fund (MDSF) Annual Fundraising Dinner - happening Nov 6th. The Fund provides financial support for 3 immigrant & refugee students going on to post-secondary education in the National Capital Region. https://t.co/YmifpYMC2r
Interested in refugee sponsorship, but don’t know where to start? On October 18, please join @RSTP_ca at our office for a free information session on the Private Sponsorship of Refugees (PSR) Program. Register here: https://t.co/urWkQw3aWf
Register for the national Fall Consultation of the CCR:
20 workshops to discuss key current issues affecting #refugee protection and #newcomer settlement
28-30 November in Ottawa
#ccrconsult #cdnimm #cdnrfg
Join @ccrweb National Forum on Human #Trafficking - 27 November, Ottawa
2019 theme: Protection & Justice for Trafficked Persons https://t.co/dG7C1u2Kxm
#cdnimm #humantrafficking #endtrafficking #HumanRights
Join us today in the #YOCISO Newcomer Youth Centre, from 3 - 7pm for Homework Club, Healthy Mind Happy Heart, Storytelling, & Knowledge is Power. https://t.co/NJUznVUAl3
We are excited to announce that @parkdaleunited's Rev. Dr. Anthony Bailey will be our keynote speaker for the 2019 Marion Dewar Scholarship Fundraising Dinner on Wednesday, November 6! Tickets are still available, join us! https://t.co/eHRoV8iKlx. #MDSF
Participez au Forum pancanadien sur la #traite des personnes, le 27 novembre à Ottawa
Thème : Protection et justice pour les survivant-e-s de la #TraitedesPersonnes
Inscriptions : https://t.co/RFWYhWOjsu
#cdnimm #traitehumaine #HumanTrafficking
Check it out! New Fact Sheets highlight the disturbing colour-coded inequality and related realities - for Indigenous Peoples and peoples of colour - in Ontario. Fact Sheets can be downloaded from the COP-COC website at -
Thank you @ColourofPoverty!!
Fact Sheets (EN)
2019 Fact Sheet Cover Page + Sample Community Colour-Coded Disparity Graphic Fact Sheet #1 – About Colour of Poverty – Colour of Change Fact Sheet...
YOCISO’s wrestling program for newcomer youth in Ottawa aged from 10 to 18 is on today (5-7pm)! Coached by the 12-time Syrian National Wrestling Champion, Mohamed Al Krad. Please pre-register with @baselzz 613-518-0680 x115 or firstname.lastname@example.org https://t.co/ww7xfxye3U