how it started
Inspired by the government commitment to resettle Syrian refugees in Canada, SCF formed in January 2016.
We engage with partners and volunteers to build welcoming communities and culturally customized services for Syrian newcomers and other diverse communities.
Dedicated to empowering refugees, fostering cross-cultural connections & advocating for the voiceless.
Passionate about supporting vulnerable newcomers and leading impactful community-based programming.
Passionate about refugee support, women empowerment and social entrepreneurship.
Empowering young people to become involved in civic engagement through arts.
Striving to challenge the status quo, inspire others, and create a system that acts to benefit and support the marginalized.
A humanitarian aid and development professional committed to positive change and lifelong learning.
Committed to supporting the integration of refugees through socio-economic development and education programming.
Passionate about social justice and creating cross-cultural bonds between communities of colour.
Keen on designing and implementing programming led by lived experience and the philosophy of community care.
Passionate about empowering youth through education, refugee support & facilitating knowledge sharing.