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IMG_8190  A big thank you to Rossland’s United Church Women who baked pies so they could donate $1000 to the WKFoR group to help with sponsorship.

WKFoR welcomes any support from groups near and far to help reach our goal of continued sponsorship of refugee families in need. Please get in touch!

29950traildailytimesSubmitted1stXmas2New Canadian families reflect on Christmas traditions past and present— Image Credit: Courtesy Of Sonia Tavares, CBAL

 

Rossland’s new Canadian families reflect with the Trail Times on their holiday season in snowy Rossland:

http://www.traildailytimes.ca/ourtown/363843561.html

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Canada’s national newspaper profiles two ski towns sponsoring Syrian refugee families (Rossland and Whistler)

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/two-bc-ski-towns-work-to-find-housing-for-syrian-refugees/article27942015/