Sep 19 – Annual General Meeting: we started off our semester by tailoring our new constitution and getting to know our executive team!
Oct 9 – Zoom Film Screening “Promises”: we hosted our first event over zoom, a screening of the acclaimed Documentary Promises.
Oct 21 – Canada Owned Handbook Release: we released our handbook to support refugee-owned businesses across Canada. You can check it out here!
Nov 10 – Mini Clubs Crawl (Advocacy): we hosted a mini clubs fair in collaboration with 9 other University of Toronto clubs over Zoom. You can find the article written about the event here!
Nov 25 – Refugees, Mental Health and Covid-19: A Panel Discussion: we held a panel discussion with Dr Miriam Kuttikat, Dr Jad Jaber, and Sabine El Chidiac.
Dec 4 – Refugee-Owned Canada, Holiday Gift Guide: to remind people to buy gifts from local, refugee-owned businesses, we released our gift guide for the holiday season.
Launch of our brand new website: A one stop for all things RefugeAid UofT.
Launch of our Mentorship program: keep your eye out for further details coming to you in the near future.
Refugee Awareness Week & Collaboration with RefugeAid YorkU
Check back for more information and fun ways to get involved and to fundraise!
Expected completion of our LaunchGood fundraiser for Yemen in collaboration with IDRF.
Winter 2021 Newsletter.
See you next year!
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