Since August 2021, Canadian Connections volunteers have:
- Raised $210K in grants, private funds, in-kind gifts.
- Helped 250 families (1250+ men, women and children) with new and gently used clothing; access to urgent medical attention; applications for government documents and services; navigation of local banking, school, and public transport systems.
- Aided refugees via our Move Program. Financial gifts are used to purchase new mattresses and bed linens, stock pantries, rent moving trucks, and secure storage for donated items.
- Hired 3 Afghan women refugees.
- Advocated for the rights of the most vulnerable to be treated with dignity and respect.