In the News

February 27, 2017

Surrey Board of Trade in partnership with Surrey LIP and support of Immigrant Employment Council of BC (IEC-BC) and other organizations is organizing a series of innovative...

February 25, 2017

Some 1,200 people considered to be among the most vulnerable refugees in the world are to be housed in Canada by the end of this year, the Trudeau government announced Tuesday...

February 23, 2017

What does Canada mean to you? Tell us in 1000 words or less, in images or in video.

In celebration of Canada 150, we're collecting 150 stories as a gift to Canada. Share...

February 22, 2017

Vancouver Foundation and our partners are proud to announce that Neighbourhood Small Grants are back for 2017!

Communities across the lower mainland have just opened for...

February 21, 2017

Montreal city council has passed a motion that could turn the city into a safe haven for people without legal immigration status or documentation, in a decision that comes amid...

February 20, 2017

Eight asylum-seekers, including four children, barely made it across the Canadian border on Friday as a U.S. border patrol officer tried to stop them and a Reuters photographer...

February 20, 2017

In early February 2017 the Surrey LIP convened a Refugee Youth Planning Team to help organize and host two newcomer youth focused events in Surrey. The 12...

February 17, 2017

US businesses and schools faced disruption on Thursday as workers and students stayed home to highlight the contribution of immigrants.

Schools, restaurants and grocery...

February 15, 2017

Canada’s population growth is shifting westward, as the latest census results show the...

February 13, 2017

It was a cold February night and the ground was covered with snow when Juan, Carmen and their 11-year-old son Jose slipped across the U.S. border into British Columbia.

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