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Refugee Arrival

Thank you for helping Syrian refugees who came Manitoba

April 01, 2016 - The toll-free phone line, operated by the Canadian Red Cross on behalf of the Government of Manitoba, for individuals looking to help Syrian refugees who came to the province, is now closed.
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Victoria welcomes Syrian refugees

February 19, 2016 - VICTORIA - Feb. 18, 2016 - Jean McRae – Executive Director, Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria; Kimberley Nemrava – Vice-President, Canadian Red Cross B.C. & Yukon; and Patricia Jelinski - Chief Executive Officer, United Way Greater Victoria jointly announced their plans to welcome up to 290 government-assisted Syrian refugees to Greater Victoria by the end of February and thanked the community for their generous support.
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Banks across Canada accepting donations for Red Cross Syrian Refugee Arrival Appeal

December 10, 2015 - The Canadian Red Cross is pleased to announce that nine banks across Canada are accepting cash donations in support of the Red Cross’ efforts to assist Syrian refugees as they transition to their new lives in Canada.
 
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Red Cross ready to assist Syrian Refugees as they start their new lives in Canada

November 25, 2015 - The Canadian Red Cross is positioned to assist the Government of Canada in supporting 25,000 Syrian refugees starting their new lives in Canada.
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