Newmarket Syrian refugee family wanted to come to Canada to "be human"

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17 February 2017 18:43:02 York Region-Community (from

One year ago, a small group of Newmarket residents formed a committee and applied to Lifeline Syria to sponsor a family. Full article on Newmarket Syrian refugee family wanted to come to Canada to "be human"

Vice null Time17 February 2017 18:43:02


Syrian family coming to Barrie

2.0103383 11 November 2016 00:13:28 Home Stories

In A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens wrote, ‘It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.’

Vice Alle News Time11 November 2016 00:13:28

Syrian family coming to Collingwood

1.9488549 05 April 2016 16:23:18 Simcoe County-News (from

COLLINGWOOD – Collingwood’s population reads 19,500 on the signs when people drive into the community.

Vice Alle News Time05 April 2016 16:23:18

The Syrian refugee timeline in Canada

1.6240457 31 March 2016 22:44:13 Durham Region-News (from

A timeline of Canada's policies and decisions during the Syrian refugee crisis

Vice null Time31 March 2016 22:44:13

Newmarket concert benefits group to help Syrian refugees

1.6240457 26 March 2016 14:29:43 York Region-Community (from

Folk Society founder David Joyce has organized a benefit concert for the Newmarket Syrian Refugee Family committee.

Vice Alle News Time26 March 2016 14:29:43

Newmarket Syrian Refugee Family committee reaches goal, goes for another

1.4034631 20 February 2016 15:13:07 York Region-Community (from

The committee eclipsed its $27K fundraising goal, a key milestone toward sponsoring a family from the Middle Eastern country.

Vice Alle News Time20 February 2016 15:13:07

Musician Jack Lenz helping to bring Syrian refugee family to Newmarket area

1.2949355 25 January 2016 20:01:02 York Region-Community (from

Proceeds go to committee raising $27K to bring family to area

Vice Alle News Time25 January 2016 20:01:02

Syrian refugees arrive in Canada, which one family calls 'paradise'

1.2949355 11 December 2015 17:44:38 Home Stories

Outfitted in new winter coats and clutching their yawning 16-month-old daughter in the wee hours of Friday morning, a Syrian refugee family on the first large government flight began their new life in Canada -- or, as they call it, "paradise."

Vice Alle News Time11 December 2015 17:44:38

Group aims to bring Syrian refugee family to Newmarket

1.2949355 10 December 2015 19:32:50 York Region-Community (from

Newmarket Syrian Refugee Family committee hopes to have money to start sponsorship process by Christmas.

Vice Alle News Time10 December 2015 19:32:50

Sponsors greet Syrian refugee families

1.2448051 10 December 2015 03:30:26 Simcoe County-News (from

Ontario sponsors gather at Toronto airport to greet Syrian refugee families

Vice null Time10 December 2015 03:30:26

Syrian refugee family coming to Penetanguishene

1.2298031 08 December 2015 20:58:36 Simcoe County-News (from

PENETANGUISHENE – Church group seeking accommodations for family of four

Vice Alle News Time08 December 2015 20:58:36