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What's New

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Together Project works with our partners to host community events and programs that foster social inclusion.

Annual Summer Picnic with COSTI Immigrant Services

Together Project and COSTI Immigrant Services and City of Toronto hosted a summer picnic for 200 newcomers and volunteers in Dufferin Grove Park on June 23rd. It was a wonderful day filled with henna, gardening, soccer, and a special visit from Mayor John Tory. Thanks to TD FEF and the Province for their generous support!

Newcomer Women Meet With The Thorncliffe Park Women’s Committee

Thank you Sabina Ali for a wonderful evening in RV Burgess Park and for inviting local newcomer women to participate in the Thorncliffe Bazaar. Thank you also to TD FEF for your generous support!

The Ritz-Carlton Newcomer Hospitality Program 

In partnership with The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, Together Project is pleased to announce The Ritz-Carlton Succeed Through Service Newcomer Hospitality Training Program for refugee newcomers. Through the generous support of the Ritz-Carlton Community Footprints team, this program is providing an introduction to the hospitality industry for 25 refugee newcomers ages 18 and above. For more information please contact Together Project Director, Anna Hill at anna@togetherproject.ca

Community Events

We host community events in public spaces to welcome refugee newcomers to Canada.

Programs

We also work with our partners to host newcomer skills-building workshops and programs.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto
Succeed Through Service Newcomer Hospitality Program

In partnership with The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, Together Project is pleased to announce The Ritz-Carlton Succeed Through Service Newcomer Hospitality Program. Through the generous support of The Ritz-Carlton Community Footprints team, this program provides an orientation to the hospitality sector for 25 refugee newcomers, ages 18 and above, with Canadian Language Benchmark Level 5 or higher. Classes are meeting on Tuesday evenings from 5:30-8:00 PM at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, from June 26th until August 7th. For more information please contact Together Project Director, Anna Hill at anna@togetherproject.ca.

Photo: YMCA Newcomer Youth Leadership Development Program

YMCA Newcomer Youth
Development Program

The YMCA Newcomer Youth Leadership Development (NYLD) program, in partnership with the Together Project, has launched a program for refugee youth aged 12-19 in the Thorncliffe community. This strength-based program offers youth the opportunity to meet new friends, practice their English, build their leadership skills and get involved in their new community.

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TD Newcomer Urban Nature Access Pass 2018

Together Project is connecting refugee newcomers to six nature-focused festivals and events in 2018 through the generous support of TD Friends of the Environment Foundation. This initiative provides refugee newcomers and welcome group volunteers with the opportunity to discover Toronto’s urban nature and culture.

Together Project’s events and programs for refugee newcomers are made possible by the generous support of our partners.  If your organization would like to get involved, please contact anna@togetherproject.ca.