Canadians Get Financial Help from Philanthropists to Sponsor Refugees

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Jennifer Basu wanted to sponsor a refugee, but knew it would take several years to make it happen. She was happy to hear about money being donated for the cause, and within two months she was able to bring a refugee from the Middle East to Canada. Basu, along with a group of friends welcomed […]

Philanthropists Provide Funding to Help 685 Refugees Immigrate to Canada

Nearly $3.5 million was donated by philanthropists in Canada and the U.S. to help community groups cover the cost of sponsorship. Thanks to the generous donations, 685 refugees will arrive in Canada by the end of the year, and 37 of those will reside in British Columbia. They are a part of the Blended Visa […]

Canada’s Population Growing at Fastest Rate in Nearly 30 Years

Canada experienced the most substantial increase in decades by growing more than half a million people over the past year. Preliminary estimates were released by Statistics Canada that showed Canada’s population reached 37.1 million on July 1, 2018, an increase of 518,588 from one year earlier, making it the biggest gain since 1957. The 1.4 […]

Becoming Canadian: An Immigrant’s Journey

Choosing to move to a new country can be terrifying. You’re taking a leap of faith that you’ll be successful locating a place to live, meeting new people to become your family away from home, and finding a job to support yourself and your family in your new endeavor.