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July 02, 2017
The Association for New Canadians is seeking donations to support delivery of summer programming for refugee and immigrant children and youth. For more information or to make a contribution, please contact Jon at (709) 579-9172 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We are seeking donations for the following programs:
The Summer English as a Secondary Language (ESL) Program for Children
The ANC’s Summer ESL Program for Children is an eight-week educational and recreational program designed primarily for children of immigrant and refugee parents attending the ESL Training Centre. This program runs for the duration of the summer allowing parents to continue with their language training while their children are on summer break. The Summer Program Team facilitates various activities in order to provide newcomer children with an environment to develop social and language skills in an informal setting. Field trips and community outings are also facilitated daily to encourage a healthy and active lifestyle amongst newcomer children.
The Summer Enrichment Program (SEP) for Newcomer Youth
The Summer Enrichment Program (SEP) offers the opportunity for high-need newcomer youth to avail of summer programming that will reinforce the knowledge acquired through the school year, while also assisting them to prepare for the upcoming school year. The SEP focuses on both academic and community integration and provides a unique opportunity for immigrant/refugee youth to maintain and extend the literacy and numeracy skills that are essential for their academic and social success...
July 01, 2017
The Association for New Canadians would like to inform the public that, due to the closure of Booth High School, we will no longer be accepting donations. We are seeking a new space for our Donation Centre and will inform the public once a new location has been confirmed
May 15, 2017
The ANC was very pleased to be a part of the launch of Police Week in the province. Check out some of the pictures here
April 27, 2017
Participants in our Women’s Group had a great time learning about knitting in Newfoundland. Check out some of the pictures here
April 11, 2017
The Association for New Canadians is seeking donations from the community to help support our Multicultural Family Sports Day event, to be held on June 30, 2017 in honour of Canadian Multiculturalism Day and Canada Day.
We are asking for financial contributions as well as donations of gently used sports equipment, including:
Please drop off your donations to the ANC's ESL Training Centre at 10 Smithville Crescent.
If you have any questions or require further information, please contact Jon at (709) 579-9172 or email@example.com...
March 23, 2017
CLICK HERE to check out our video featuring newcomers from the City of St
March 01, 2017
In honor of Black History Month, newcomers attending the ESL Training Centre spent some time learning about the contributions of a number of prominent Black Canadians in our country’s history
February 24, 2017
A sincere thanks to Dr. Pauline Duke and representatives of the MUN Med Gateway Project for hosting a Valentine’s Day party for newcomers attending the ESL Training Centre. Check out some pictures from the day here
February 16, 2017
Business leaders discussed the idea of cultural diversity in the economic world this past week in Clarenville — at roundtable discussions facilitated by the ANC.
Read the full story from The Packet here
January 31, 2017
Click here to check out our Winter 2017 Newsletter for a Government-Assisted Refugee arrival update plus lots more!...