Information Session on BVOR program for Businesses

This information session on will cover topics such as Partnership with RSTP and COR; Information session on BVOR program; Presentation by local sponsorship and settlement experts; and Networking.

You’ve heard of private sponsorship of refugees, the innovative Canadian program that helps vulnerable people build new lives in our community. But did you know that a workplace or business can sponsor a refugee too?

Sponsorship offers a unique team-building experience that brings people together to work for the good of others, gaining experience in project management, fundraising, problem-solving and cross-cultural communication along the way. Sponsorship has the power to change lives — including your own.

Presented by Refugee 613 in partnership with the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program and the Coalition in Ottawa for Refugees, this info session will feature sponsorship experts and dynamic speakers. We’ll explain the community sponsorship stream, give you a chance to talk to experienced sponsors and learn about supports and services for private sponsors in Ottawa.

Date: November 22, 2017 
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Impact Hub Ottawa, Ottawa, ON K1P 5H2

To register please click here