The Latest News Update

By Gerry Meade

June 27, 2017

 

Dear Friends ,

  
The Grace St. Philip's Family Sponsorship Committee was delighted to welcome the Raslan family – Jamal, Hanadi, Ahmad, Yehya and Ghayth – on March 31.  They are settling into their   .... 

By Gerry Meade

April 6, 2017

 

Dear Friends ,

  
The Raslan family arrived safely on March 30 and are now in their new home in Markham. The three boys were very  excited to be in Canada and are looking forward to starting school.  Mom and dad are   .... 

March 21, 2017 Committee Update Letter

By Gerry Meade

March 21, 2017

 

Dear Friends ,

  
The Grace St. Philip's Family Sponsorship Committee has exciting news to share.  Our sponsored Syrian family will be arriving in Toronto on March 30   We will be welcoming the  .... 

February 2, 2017 Committee Update Letter

By Gerry Meade

February 2, 2017

Dear Friends,

We are pleased to inform you that we have been matched with a family. On Feb 1, on behalf of our two

parishes, we accepted the offer of a Syrian family now in Beirut Lebanon. The family consists .....

September 11, 2016 Committee Update Letter

Letter from Farhad

September 11, 2016

Reverend Stephen, Reverend Nicola, Refugee Committee, Ladies and Gentlemen,


Thank you for your kind invitation to St. Philip’s and Grace Church. My name is Farhad. I was born and raised in Iran.
A few years ago, I had to leave my homeland  .....

July 13, 2016 Committee Update Letter

By Gerry Meade

July 13, 2016

 

Dear Friends,

 

The Grace St. Philip's Sponsorship committee is delighted to welcome Farhad Nikooei to Canada and our community.  Farhad arrived late Monday afternoon and  .....

June 13, 2016 Committee Update Letter

By Gerry Meade

June 13, 2016

 

Dear Friends,

 

As reported earlier, the Walkathon in support of our fundraising efforts to sponsor .....

May 3, 2016 Committee Update Letter

By Gerry Meade

May  3, 2016

 

Dear Friends,

 

We are delighted to tell you about the upcoming Walkathon in support of the Grace - St. Philip’s Family Sponsorship .....

April 20, 2016 Committee Update Letter

By Gerry Meade

April  20, 2016

 

Dear Friends,

 

The Grace St. Philip's Family Sponsorship Committee would like to update you on the current status of our program to sponsor a Syrian refugee family to Canada .....

Information Session January 2016

By Charles Herriot

January  30, 2016

 

Markham -- Last Tuesday, an information sessions hosted by Grace-St. Philip's Family Sponsorship took place in the upper hall of Grace Church. Dozens  of volunteers .....

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