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Community Events

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


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

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The Ritz-Carlton
Succeed Through Service Newcomer Hospitality Program - Summer 2019

In partnership with The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto, Together Project was pleased to host The Ritz-Carlton Succeed Through Service Newcomer Hospitality Program 2019 for refugee newcomers. Through the generous support of the Ritz-Carlton Community Footprints team, this program provided an introduction to the hospitality industry for 25 refugee newcomers and helped  increase their readiness for employment in the hospitality sector. Classes met at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in downtown Toronto on Monday evenings for six consecutive weeks beginning on July 15th and ending on August 26th . For more information, please email Together Project Co-Director, Anna Hill, at

Learn more in our Blog Post.

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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