Syrian Refugees

From Food for Life newsletter Food for Life has partnered with Halton Government Assisted Refugee Alliance to supply nutritious food to eight Syrian refugee families in the Halton region. Every Friday, GAR Alliance volunteers pick up boxes of food supplied by Food for Life from Tansley Woods United Church and deliver them to refugee families in the Burlington area. Food for …

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The Burlington Downtown Refugee Alliance, a partnership of St. Luke’s Anglican Church, Knox Presbyterian Church, Cedar Springs Community, TannerRitchie Publishing, City Hall, and the community, was notified in January that it has been approved to sponsor a Syrian family of six, currently living in a refugee camp in Jordan. The family consists of a mother, …

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A number of residents groups, churches and individuals in Ward 2 are stepping up to assist with bringing Syrian refugees to Burlington, including sponsoring families. Want to get involved? Contact one of the groups below to find out what they are doing and how you can help. Are you sponsoring a refugee family and seeking …

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