Syrian Refugee Information

Site: Muskoka & Parry Sound - No Physical Address

Service: Syrian Refugee Information - 211 Central East - Muskoka & Parry Sound Districts

Description
Description (Service) This record presents information, resources and programs specifically related to Syrian Refugees in the District of Muskoka & Parry Sound District. 
 
Sponsorship 
 
Bracebridge United Church 
The church is sponsoring a family and accepting cash donations. For more information contact Rev Nancy Knox at 705-645-5712 or email nancybuc@bellnet.com. Cheques should be mailed to the church with "Syrian Refugee Fund" on the memo line. Online donations may be made through indiegogo.com Here. To find out more about volunteering or donations of goods or household items email SyrianRefugeBracebridge@gmail.com 
 
Rotary Club of Bracebridge 
Rotary Club of Bracebridge is sponsoring two Syrian refugee families. To donate by cheque make payable to rotary Club of Bracebridge Charitable Trust with memo notation “Syrian Refugees" and mail to 131 Wellington Street, P.O. Box 1140, Bracebridge ON.  
For more information contact Peter Rickard, Chair World Community Service Committee, 705-645-7508 or email bayhouse@muskoka.com 
or Linda Brouillette 705-645-6724 or email lgbrouoillette@vianet.ca  
 
Central Almaguin Resettlement Endeavour (C.A.R.E.) 
Group of local individuals and organizations working together to sponsor a Syrian refugee family. The Sundridge Zion United Church is acting as the treasury and receiving the donated funds. Donations by cheque are to be made out to Zion Untied Church with CARE written in the MEMO line and may be mailed to CARE, PO Box 303, Sundridge, ON P0A 1Z0. To volunteer or for more information the group can be reached at 705-796-3381 or by email at centralalmaguinresettlement@gmail.com or visit their Facebook page 
 
Syrian Refugees Gravenhurst 
Group formed by local residents partnered with St. Paul Catholic Church in Gravenhurst raising funds to sponsor a Syrian family of four. For more information, visit the Facebook group "Syrian Refugee Gravenhurst" or email SyrianRefugeesGravenhurst@gmail.com. The group has also set up a website for online donations, which can be viewed Here
 
Syrian Refuge Sponsorship Huntsville (SRS Huntsville) 
SRS Huntsville is a group of Huntsville and area residents that have come together with the goal of sponsoring a Syrian family to relocate to Huntsville. For more information visit their Facebook page or contact Jody at 705-789-0997 or Nancy at 705-787-8875 
 
Rotary Club of Huntsville 
Rotary Club in Huntsville is raising funds to sponsor a family through the Syrian Refuge Sponsorship Huntsville program. Donations are being accepted online at youcaring.com. For more information contact Brandy Van Gelder – President of Rotary Club Huntsville  
 
West Parry Sound Refugee Program 
Program was initiated by the Diocese of Peterborough and St. Peter's Church in Parry Sound and is sanctioned by and governed under the auspices of The Government of Canada Sponsorship Agreement Holders. Various local partners are working together to bring at least one Syrian Refugee family to the area. For more information you may visit West Parry Sound refugee Program or their Facebook page or contact Steven Duff by phone 75-774-9200, email info@WelcomeRefugeeFamily.ca or mail at St Peter's Church, 52 Church St. Parry Sound ON, P2A 1Y7 
 
Donations & Volunteers 
 
Canadian Red Cross 
All branches of The Canadian Red Cross throughout Canada are accepting monetary donations to aid in the relocation of Syrian Refugees into Canada. Please note they are only accepting financial donations (no items). For more information and to make a financial donation online visit redcross.ca
Service Details
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District
Eligibility Not Applicable
Application Not Applicable
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Ontario
Physical Access Not Applicable

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