Episode #79: Join Us For Our Holiday Food Drive!

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Episode #79: Join Us For Our Holiday Food Drive!
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This holiday season, let’s unite as a community to empower families with the joy of a festive dinner and a heartwarming celebration. Join us this weekend for our Food Drive in front of the No Frills closest to our location, at St. Clair and Robina, in Toronto.

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Episode #78: Open House: Come on November 22 and Get To Know Us Better!

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Episode #78: Open House: Come on November 22 and Get To Know Us Better!
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Save the date! We are having an Open House on November 22! Join us, visit our new facilities and learn more about all the work we do and our different programs. This is a special occasion for our new neighbors and friends to get to know us better, and for us to thank everyone for their support.

Loly Rico, Executive Director of the FCJ Refugee Centre, tells you everything about it on this episode of Borderless Voices.

Episode #77: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

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Episode #77: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
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On this National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, we demand action from our elected officials. We demand that all children are taught the true history of the land upon which we live. We stand in solidarity with and alongside all people across this land in demanding justice, accountability and equity. We are calling for a fair, unbiased justice system which includes reparations from any government and authority involved in violence against racialized communities, particularly black and indigenous communities.This a a day to honour residential school survivors and their families and to remember those that didn’t make it.

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Episode #76: Join the Ride for Refuge!

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Episode #76: Join the Ride for Refuge!
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Join us this Saturday for a new edition of the Ride for Refuge! This is our biggest annual fundraising campaign, bringing together members of our community to support the FCJ Refugee Centre and help our most vulnerable community members and programs.

Support newly arrived refugees in Toronto by donating today or joining our team!

Episode #75: Undocumented Residents Day

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Episode #75: Undocumented Residents Day
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The city of Toronto had a historic moment last Thursday, with the official proclamation of August 24th as Undocumented Residents Day.

Undocumented Residents Day was proclaimed by the mayor of Toronto, Olivia Chow, during a special event at City Hall, as an invitation to all Torontonians to increase awareness, engage in discussion, and embrace Toronto as a true Sanctuary City, where everyone is welcome and treated with dignity.

Episode #74: Hope Away From Home: World Refugee Day 2023

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Episode #74: Hope Away From Home: World Refugee Day 2023
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A message from Diana Gallego, FCJ Refugee Centre Senior Director, on the occasion of World Refugee Day.

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Episode #73: Come to our Street Party and celebrate our community!

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Episode #73: Come to our Street Party and celebrate our community!
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Let’s get together and build community! The FCJ Refugee Centre’s annual Diverse Residents, One Community Street Party is coming up this Saturday!

In this episode, Loly Rico, Executive Director of the FCJ Refugee Cente, talks about this family event, where you’ll find activities for children, games, food, music, live performances, piñatas, and much more.

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Spanish – Episode #49: Un llamado para acabar con la trata laboral

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Spanish – Episode #49: Un llamado para acabar con la trata laboral
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Como parte de su Semana Anual de las Víctimas y Supervivientes, la Red de Lucha contra la Trata de Personas de Toronto acoge este miércoles un foro híbrido para concientizar y abordar las causas profundas del creciente problema de la trata de seres humanos con fines laborales en Canadá.

Episode #72: A Call For Action To End Labour Trafficking

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Episode #72: A Call For Action To End Labour Trafficking
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As a part of their annual Victims and Survivors of Crime Week, the Toronto Counter Human Trafficking Network is holding this Wednesday a hybrid forum to raise awareness and address the root causes of the ever growing labour trafficking issue in Canada.

Episode #71: Refugee Rights Day in Canada, A Crucial Moment

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Episode #71: Refugee Rights Day in Canada, A Crucial Moment
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On April 4 we commemorate Refugee Rights Day in Canada. It is an opportunity to bring attention to the advances made in the protection of refugee rights in this country, but also a time to learn about the threats to those rights.

This year, the occasion is especially significant, due to the agreement just reached by Canada and the United States to expand the Safe Third Country Agreement, or STCA.

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