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“Walk With Me networking event

“Walk With Me networking event targets service providers and newcomers in St. Thomas and Elgin county”

St. Thomas Journal, 18 September 2014 When organizers launched a networking event for recent immigrants and local service providers three years ago, they chose a name that showed camaraderie between the two groups. They called the event ‘Walk With Me’ as a way of encouraging empathy for recent settlers and having service agencies walk with […]

“Immigration partnership seeks

“Immigration partnership seeks input”

St. Thomas Journal, 6 March 2014 As its first three years come to an end, the St. Thomas-Elgin Local Immigration Partnership will meet Thursday with the community to update where it has been and seek input where it should head. “We really want to hear from the community to ensure we are doing the right […]

“Immigration partnership gives

“Immigration partnership gives progress report”

St. Thomas Journal, 27 February 2013 The community got a first-hand look Tuesday night at a year of progress from the St. Thomas-Elgin Local Immigration Partnership. The partnership is a group of local agencies, including the YWCA, Employment Services Elgin and the St. Thomas Economic Development Corporation, focused on immigrant integration to St. Thomas and […]