who we are

About SCF

SCF aims to empower newcomers and people of diverse backgrounds while promoting cross cultural exchanges within Canadian society.

how it started

Our Story

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.

Meet Our board of directors

Mustafa Alio

Malaz Sebai

Huda Alsarraj

Ruby Latif

Meet Our Team
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Bayan Khatib

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Dedicated to empowering refugees, fostering cross-cultural connections & advocating for the voiceless.

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Marwa Khobieh

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Passionate about supporting displaced refugees within the non-profit sector and helping lead impactful community-based programs since SCFs inception.

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Neelofer Tariq

PROJECT MANAGER

Passionate about refugee support, women empowerment and social entrepreneurship.

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Hanen Nanaa

OUTREACH COORDINATOR

Empowering young people to become involved in civic engagement through arts.

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Rand Al Jammal

PROJECT MANAGER

An experienced program manager and accomplished strategic and creative communications professional.

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Razan Samara

PROJECT COORDINATOR

A storyteller with a deep interest in community care, newcomer supports and amplifying diverse voices.

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Lubna Shaban

PROJECT COORDINATOR

An experienced settlement worker with a passion for arts and advocacy.

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Iman Dirie

SOCAIL MEDIA COORDINATOR

Avid optimist and champion for positive change determined to use my voice to create a lasting impact.

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Amjad Barbour

DIGITAL DESIGNER

Amjad Barbour is a Toronto based digital designer, college tutor, and art mentor.

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Abrar Mechmechia

PROJECT COORDINATOR

An experienced mental health worker with a passion for entrepreneurship and women empowerment.

Meet Our Team
Bayan-1024x985

Bayan Khatib

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Dedicated to empowering refugees, fostering cross-cultural connections & advocating for the voiceless.

Marwa

Marwa Khobieh

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Passionate about supporting displaced refugees within the non-profit sector and helping lead impactful community-based programs since SCFs inception.

Screen-Shot-2020-09-23-at-12.46.27-PM-892x1024

Rand Al Jammal

PROJECT MANAGER

An experienced program manager and accomplished strategic and creative communications professional.

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Neelofer Tariq Khatib

PROJECT MANAGER

Passionate about refugee support, women empowerment and social entrepreneurship.

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Hanen Nanaa

OUTREACH COORDINATOR

Empowering young people to become involved in civic engagement through arts.

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Lubna Shaban

PROJECT COORDINATOR

An experienced settlement worker with a passion for arts and advocacy.

Screen-Shot-2020-06-17-at-3.20.19-PM

Razan Samara

PROJECT COORDINATOR

A storyteller with a deep interest in community care, newcomer supports and amplifying diverse voices.

Iman

Iman Dirie

SOCAIL MEDIA COORDINATOR

Avid optimist and experienced public speaker determined to create a positive difference and safe space for all.

Amjad

Amjad Barbour

DIGITAL DESIGNER

Amjad Barbour is a Toronto based digital designer, college tutor, and art mentor.

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Abrar Mechmechia

PROJECT COORDINATOR

An experienced mental health worker with a passion for entrepreneurship and women empowerment.

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