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Victoria Refugee Sponsorship Group

We are a private sponsorship group working to help a highly vulnerable and very young refugee to resettle safely in our community.

Organizer: Robin Stevenson

Type Of Group: Social Services

Location: Victoria, BC

$14,377

Raised Towards Goal

$20,000

Fundraising Goal

0

Days Left

$14,377

$20,000

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The Group's Purpose

We are a group of seven Victoria, BC residents who are working to sponsor a very young and vulnerable refugee to come to Canada. This young woman is still in her teens, but has been on her own as a refugee for over two years already. She has fled persecution in her own country, and is currently living in circumstances in which she continues to be unsafe and highly vulnerable. It will be a long process-- but we look forward to welcoming her to her new home, and to supporting her and helping her find new opportunities in Canada.

Part of our commitment is to raise enough money to support her for the first year after her arrival. Thank you all so much for any help you can offer!

The Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria will be our Settlement Agreement Holder Agency

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How to Help

Please donate! Any amount helps- it all adds up and gets us closer to our goal. And please ask your friends to help too! Share this link with your networks and support us in raising enough money to support this refugee. You will receive a tax receipt for your donation.

About the Organizers

We are teachers, nurses, writers, social workers, occupational therapists, parents and grandparents! If you would like more information about our group and our goals, you can email me: robin@robinstevenson.com.