News from Refugee 613

Refugee 613 is co-ordinating Ottawa's response to the global refugee crisis. It is a non-partisan project working to help ordinary citizens, settlement agencies, sponsorship groups, immigration lawyers, fundraisers, and local institutions maximize efficiency and minimize duplication. Their aim is to give the public reliable information on local and global efforts, and inspire others to step up for refugee relief.

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December 16: Refugee 613 Neighbourhood Workshops – Sponsorship 101

When: December 16, 2015, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Where: Fourth Avenue Baptist Church, 109A Fourth Ave., Ottawa

This session will cover the different pathways to sponsorship, let you to talk to experienced sponsors about the process, and give you the chance to network with like-minded people in your area.

December 14, 2015