Subject: ISSofBC eNews Summer 2016--ISSofBC Welcome Cetre Opens

ISSofBC eNews Summer, 2016 
Welcome Centre: From Vision to 2610 Victoria Drive
ISSofBC cut the ribbon at Welcome Centre with an open house celebration including live performances, an exhibit, children’s theatre, tours, games and more on Saturday, June 25.

LINC students celebrate Canada Day

Tri-Cities held the 5th annual LINC Picnic in Celebration of Canada Day at Blue Mountain Park in Coquitlam with more than 500 LINC students and their families, teachers and coordinators.

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Third Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Exhibition

Entrepreneurs and hopeful newcomer business owners got together at Burnaby’s Bonsor Community Centre to talk shop about the highs and lows of starting a small business June 8.
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Employers connect to refugees job seekers at ISSofBC hiring fair

Over 130 refugee job seekers connected to potential employers  May 17 during ISSofBC’s 2nd Learn and Hire event at the Vancouver Public Library Central Branch.
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ISSofBC volunteers run water station for thirsty athletes

Athletes running in the BMO Vancouver Marathon May 1 were well hydrated during the 42.2 kilometre race thanks to a dedicated group of ISSofBC volunteers.

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Now accepting ISSofBC Bursary applications

ISSofBC is encouraging education for refugee youth and newcomers to Canada with four unique bursaries. The deadline for submissions is Sunday, July 31, 2016.
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