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“St. Thomas and Elgin’s inaugu

“St. Thomas and Elgin’s inaugural Newcomer Champion Awards to honour those making a difference”

St. Thomas Journal, 14 November 2014 What does it mean to be a newcomer champion? It means settling in a new community and making a difference. Or being an individual, group or organization that supports newcomers as they settle in their new homes. And a new set of awards will recognize both types of champions […]

“St. Thomas-Elgin ‘Living Libr

“St. Thomas-Elgin ‘Living Library’ to shine a light on cultural diversity”

St. Thomas Journal, 2 October 2014 St. Thomas and Elgin county are home to newcomers from many corners of the globe. But the region’s cultural diversity can be easy to miss, in part because its population is stretched across a vast, partly rural landscape. “We’re very spread out, and so it makes not as easy […]