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Networking Fair for Newcomer Service Providers and Sponsors of Refugees

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569 Bannatyne Ave (Hugh John MacDonald School)

569 Bannatyne Avenue

Winnipeg, MB R3A 0G7

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Networking Fair for Newcomer Service Providers and Sponsors of Refugees

Manitoba Association of Newcomer Serving Organizations is hosting its second Networking Fair for newcomer service providers and sponsors of refugees at Hugh John MacDonald School (569 Bannatyn St.) on Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 from 4:30-7:30pm

From 4:30-6:00pm (FOR SERVICE PROVIDERS): “Speed Networking” Newcomer Service Providers are rotated to meet each other over a series of short "One on One Networking Sessions" lasting approximately 5 minutes

From 6:05 -7:30 pm (FOR SPONSORS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS) - Information sharing and networking opportunities for sponsors of refugees. Private Sponsors of Refugees, Group of 5 and Community Sponsors will have an opportunity to meet with newcomer service providers

The Purpose of this Fair is to:

  • Offer participants and agencies an opportunity to meet each other
  • Ensure sponsors of refugee have the most up-to-date and relevant information on settlement services available to their sponsored refugees
  • Give an opportunity to sponsors of refugees to ask settlement questions
  • Strengthen the knowledge and expertise of settlement sector agencies and individual workers
  • Strengthen the relationship of sponsors of refugees with neighbourhood based settlement programs
  • Enhance communication and collaboration within the settlement sectors and private sponsors.

Displayers: Please arrive at 4:15pm to set up your organizational banner stand display

Please contact Seid Oumer Ahmed at s.oumer@mansomanitoba.ca or Michelle Strain at m.strain@mansomanitoba.ca or call at (204) 995-7817, if you have any questions.




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