Settling in Canada
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- 1 MARCH 16, 2016
Calling Newcomer Volunteers
CultureLink serves newcomer clients in the city of Toronto, offering various programs to meet the needs of new immigrants and helping them integrate in the community.
Luminato Festival is Toronto’s international multi-arts festival for people open to having art change their outlook on the world. Each June, Luminato Festival transforms Toronto’s theatres, parks and public spaces with hundreds of events celebrating theatre, dance, music, literature, food, visual arts, magic, film, and more.Celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2016, in just under a decade, LuminatoFestival has become one of North America’s leading arts festivals. The 2016 Luminato Festival runs June 10 to 19.
In partnership with CultureLink, a settlement agency in Toronto, Luminato Festival is looking for newcomer volunteers who are interested in engaging with one of the world’s leading multidisciplinary art festivals while learning new skills, expanding their network and exploring he City of Toronto, with the help of a Mentor.
Join them at one of their information sessions:
When: March 29 & March 30, 2016
Where: Culture Link
Time: March 29, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm|March 30, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Who: Landed Immigrants, PR Card holders and convention refugees
Registration: Please call Rakesh at 416-588-6288 Ext. 226 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, click HERE.
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- 1 MARCH 9, 2016
Are you a newcomer entrepreneur or a newcomer considering entrepreneurship?
Professional Immigrant Networks (PINs) is holding a networking event for entrepreneurs who already have a business or are considering to open one.
Join us them March 22, 2016 to learn about the road to success and the programs and supports available to help you on your journey!
NEWCOMER START-UPS: BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS
Tuesday, March 22, 2016, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
MaRS Discovery District, Room CR3
101 College Street, Toronto, ON M5G 1L7
At the event, you will:
- Hear about the experiences of successful newcomer entrepreneurs and gain practical tips
- Learn about programs, services and supports to help you start your business
- Have the opportunity to network with experts and other newcomer entrepreneurs
5:30 – 6:00 Registration, networking, information tables
6:00 – 6:10 Welcome and opening remarks
6:10 – 6:50 Panel Discussion: The Road to Success
Moderator: Usha Srinivasan, VP Learning and Insights, MaRS
You’ll hear about the experiences of newcomer entrepreneurs in starting up their
businesses and gain practical tips to help you with yours.
6:50 – 7:40 Networking Rounds: Getting off to a great start
Gather insights from experts on how to get your business off to a great start on
topics such as business planning, financing, legal aspects and marketing.
7:40 – 8:00 Open networking and information tables
This event is open to all newcomers who own a business or are interested in starting one. Please click here to register for the event. Space is limited, so make sure to register soon!
Registration for the event closes Thursday, March 17. If you have any questions, please contact Rohit Singh.
ACCES Employment, Hire Immigrants, MaRS Discovery District, PINs@YorkU, Scotiabank, The Immigrant Café, Thorncliffe Neighbourhood Office, Toronto French Business Network, Toronto Public Library, TRIEC
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