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World Refugee Day 2019

Come celebrate World Refugee Day with us! We would like to invite you to a special event that we are holding on the first day of summer, Thursday, June 20th. We want to mark World Refugee Day with an event that is part open house and part neighbourhood party! We [...]

2019-06-14T14:10:08-05:00April 24th, 2019|Announcement, Events, Supporters|

Donation Celebration

We met our goal! Our winter clothing drive was an enormous success. We are grateful for your generous donations. The first two months of this year have been snowy and COLD! Our cupboards are well stocked, and we've had all of the shapes and sizes we need to outfit our [...]

2019-06-04T13:15:15-05:00February 21st, 2019|Announcement, Supporters|

USED CLOTHING DONATIONS

UPDATEšŸ‘‹šŸ—£šŸ“Æ: Due to limited USED clothing storage, we can now ONLY ACCEPT winter coats and boots. After January 15th, we can resume accepting other gently used clothing items. Thank you! (Please note: We are continuing to accept brand new items from our šŸŽšŸŽšŸŽ 3 Gifts Initiative: https://christiestreetrc.com/christmas2018/)

2019-01-11T14:13:57-05:00December 4th, 2018|Announcement, Supporters|

Three Gifts for Christmas

The approaching holiday season is a time of great need for many and that includes the refugeeĀ families that live in our shelter who are spending their first Christmas in Canada. Our 'Three Gifts' initiative is a great reminder of the true meaning of Christmas and an encouragement to give toĀ thoseĀ most [...]

2018-11-13T15:30:53-05:00October 11th, 2018|Supporters|

In Honour of Don Posterski

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Don Posterski, June 13, 2018. Don was a friend of Christie Refugee Welcome Centre and was actively involved in the early years when we started as World Vision Reception Centre in 1989. Over the ensuing years, he kept in touch [...]

2018-06-19T10:32:25-05:00June 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|

World Refugee Day 2018

Come celebrate World Refugee Day with us! We would like to invite you to a special event that we are holding on the first day of summer, Wednesday, June 20th. We want to mark World Refugee Day (#WRD2018) with an event that is part open house and part neighbourhood party! [...]

2018-06-05T15:23:17-05:00June 5th, 2018|Announcement, Events, Supporters|

2017 Annual Report

What were we up to at Christie Refugee Welcome Centre in 2017? Explore our 2017 Annual Report to discover 2017 highlights, photos, stats, and more! OurĀ 2017 Financial StatementsĀ are also available for review.

2018-05-16T16:40:56-05:00April 27th, 2018|Announcement, Supporters|

2017 Christmas Initiatives Guide

Download the 'Christmas Initiatives Guide' hi-res 8.5x11 Postcard to print and distribute: FRONT BACK 12 Days of Christmas The approaching holiday season is a time of great need for many and that includes the refugeeĀ families that live in our shelter who are spending their first Christmas in Canada. [...]

2017-11-02T18:59:09-05:00November 2nd, 2017|Events, Supporters|

Executive Director Announcement

Christie Refugee Welcome Centre Announces New Executive Director Christie Refugee Welcome Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Sam Chaise as the Executive Director of the Centre effective October 16, 2017. This appointment follows the retirement of Linda Moorcroft (https://christiestreetrc.com/retirement-announcement/) who has provided leadership, direction and inspiration to the [...]

2017-08-09T15:22:49-05:00August 9th, 2017|Announcement|