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MCoS one of 19 community organizations receiving Canada 150 funding

welcoming, inclusive, community, canada, canada 150, immigrants, newcomers, multiculltural, diversity, racism, anti-racism, intercultural connections, integration, mcos, multicultural council of saskatchewan

Rhonda Rosenberg, MCoS Executive Director, speaks about the #WelcomeHome150 – Creating Welcoming and Inclusive Communities project MCoS received Canada 150 funding to launch.

On Friday November 25, 2016 the Department of Canadian Heritage held a media conference to announce 19 Saskatchewan community organizations receiving Canada 150 grant funding. The Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan was honoured to be asked to speak at the launch event about our #WelcomeHome150 – Creating Welcoming and Inclusive Communities project.

The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Member of Parliament for Regina-Wascana and Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, made the announcement on behalf of his colleague Hon. Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage.

Rhonda Rosenberg, MCoS Executive Director expressed, “I am excited and proud to be among these incredible activities that will take place in Saskatchewan. They will leave a powerful legacy to make our communities more engaging and respectful.” (Watch her speech below)

The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Member of Parliament for Regina-Wascana and Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, made the announcement on behalf of his colleague Hon. Melanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage. The highlight of Mr. Goodale’s speech is that he underscored the importance of multiculturalism in Canada and how it is so timely with recent world and local events. (Watch his speech below)

 


Related Links

#WelcomeHome150 – Creating Welcoming and Inclusive Communities

Intercultural Facilitator Training


 

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