Welcome to Winnipeg: Understanding and Embracing Syrian Refugees – January 25, 2016

Monday, January 25, 2016
11:15 am – 1:30 pm

Online registration for this event is now closed. For tickets for more information, contact The Chamber at 204 944-8484.

The Chamber is very proud of our community’s response to the needs of the incoming refugees. We know that the local business community has already shown great support for the effort to ensure newcomers have what they need to be able to pursue their dreams here in Manitoba.  

Join us as we bring together the private sector, settlement agencies and newcomers to highlight opportunities within the workforce on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.

  • Hear directly from those who have made the journey to Winnipeg
  • Learn more about local agencies providing support and resources to refugees
  • Meet employers who want to learn more about hiring newcomers and the skills they bring to the Winnipeg labour market

Exhibitor Booths:

A & O: Support Services for Older Adults

AccuRoot Financial Solutions

Canadian Muslim Women’s Institute

Edge Career Program

Elmwood Community Resource Centre

English Online Inc.

Family Dynamics

Healthy Start for Mom & Me

Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba (IRCOM)

Immigrant Centre

Manitoba Interfaith Immigration Council

Manitoba Start

Mosaic Newcomer Family Resource Network

N.E.E.D.S.

River East Transcona School Division

Seven Oaks Immigrant Services

Success Skills Centre

West Central Women’s Resource Centre

Winnipeg Police Service

Winnipeg School Division

85 Israel Asper Way
Winnipeg, MB