Pictou United Church - CAiRN

Registered Name: PICTOU UNITED CHURCH

Business Number: 119093045RR0001

Harsh realities that brought many of our ancestors to Canada still have millions of people on the move today, seeking refuge from conflict, persecution, and climate change – a place to call home.

WHERE WE ARE: CAiRN (Communities Assisting Refugees Now!) is making an application through the Blended Visa Office-Referred Program under the auspices of Sponsorship Agreement Holder, the United Church of Canada, to sponsor a travel-ready refugee family of 3 or 4 persons currently waiting in a refugee camp or a country other than their own. Local medical, dental, and legal services have been secured.

COMMITTEES: > Application & Paperwork > Finance & Fundraising>Community Awareness>Support & Networking > Welcome & Settlement >Accommodations & Household Needs>Clothing & Personal Needs

EVERYONE IS WELCOME to join our sponsorship journey ~

Ways you can support CAiRN:• serving on one of the committees• financial donation• planning and / or supporting fundraising eventsgifts in kind... eg..furnishings• being neighbourly once the family has arrived• spread the word

PLEASE RESPOND according to your passion and within your means.

 call Pictou United Church at 902-485-8081

It will take the commitment of our extended community to welcome, support, and integrate a refugee family.

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