• Giving Tuesday 2023
  • Giving Tuesday 2023


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  • Giving Tuesday

    Tuesday, November 28, 2023
  • Youth Network Monthly Family Dinner

    Wednesday, November 29, 2023
  • Youth Network Weekly Meeting

    Wednesday, November 29, 2023
  • Musicbox: Free Music Classes for Kids

    Wednesday, November 29, 2023
  • Virtual Ready Tour

    Thursday, November 30, 2023
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    This Giving Tuesday, Give the Gift of Shelter

    As we approach this year’s Giving Tuesday, we find ourselves reflecting on the challenges faced by vulnerable communities, especially the recent housing crisis in Toronto. The FCJ Refugee Centre has been at the forefront of providing settlement and immigration support to those in need, and now, more than ever, they require your help. Over the past couple of months, the…

    FCJ late Co-Director Francisco Rico-Martínez, named 2023 Guthrie Award recipient

    The Law Foundation of Ontario announced today that the late Co-Director and Co-Founder of the FCJ Refugee Centre Francisco Rico-Martínez is the posthumous recipient of the 2023 Guthrie Award, the Foundation’s signature award to recognize exceptional access to justice champions. It is with great pride and a profound sense of appreciation that FCJ Refugee Centre share this special announcement. Francisco’s…

    Free Music Classes for Kids at FCJ Refugee Centre (2023-2024)

    As a part of our Uprooted Junior Program, FCJ Refugee Centre and Musicbox Children’s Charity are offering a new season of free music classes. Come build musical foundations through fun, educational and engaging activities! Open to kids 6-12. Where: In-person at the FCJ Refugee Centre 208 Oakwood Ave. Toronto, ON M6E 2V4 When: Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 pm (private lessons) Thursdays 4:00-5:00…

    Raise Awareness and Combat Human Trafficking: Launching the Stay Awake Campaign 2023

    The Youth Alliance Against Human Trafficking would like to introduce a new edition of the #StayAwakeCampaign. The #StayAwakeCampaign is a dedicated initiative spotlighting human trafficking among precarious migrant youth. Through this campaign, we adopt an intersectional lens, addressing the intertwined vulnerabilities and oppressions faced by migrant youth. We’ll focus on: Understanding human trafficking: Demystifying myths and presenting the stark realities….

    Employment opportunities

    Join our Legal Affairs Committee

    FCJ Refugee Centre is looking for experienced immigration and/or refugee lawyers to join its Legal Affairs Committee. The Committee will provide support, guidance, and mentorship to FCJ’s in-house staff lawyer…