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Rolling out the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees in Canadian communities

Following the 2015 Federal Election, Canadians united around a commitment to welcome 25,000 refugees from Syria. John McCallum, the newly appointed Minister of Immigration,...

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Toronto receives $750,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

(TORONTO, ON) May 24, 2016 – Coinciding with Newcomer Day in Toronto, Community Foundations of Canada is pleased to announce a $750,000 contribution from...

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Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees receives media attention and support across Canada

John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship, in Calgary with Mayor Naheed Nenshi, February 2016. Photo by Mike Ridewood/CP images.   As communities...

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Waterloo Region receives $175,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

(WATERLOO, ON) May 10, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada is pleased to announce a $175,000 contribution from the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees...

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Ottawa receives $450,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

(OTTAWA, ON) May 4, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada is pleased to announce a $450,000 contribution from the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees...

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Hamilton receives $250,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

(HAMILTON, ON) April 11, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada and Hamilton Community Foundation are  pleased to announce a $250,000 contribution from the Welcome...

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Vancouver receives $500,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

VANCOUVER, BC, March 18, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce a $500,000 contribution from the Welcome Fund for Syrian...

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Winnipeg receives $500,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

WINNIPEG, Manitoba, March 17, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce a $500,000 contribution from the Welcome Fund for Syrian...

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Greater Montréal receives $750,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

MONTRÉAL, March 16, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce a $750,000 contribution from the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees...

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Halifax receives $200,000 from Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, March 15, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce a $200,000 contribution from the Welcome Fund for...

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Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees Announcement in London

LONDON, ON, March 11, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce a $250,000 contribution to the London United for Refugees...

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Calgary the first to receive support from the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees

CALGARY, February 11, 2016 – Community Foundations of Canada (CFC) is pleased to announce the first contribution from the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees...

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