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  • Civic Engagement Summer Program


    Volunteer from Home Online Session

    June 9 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm on Zoom

    This session is designed for Young Women ages 14-24 who would like to be connected actively in the community and learn more about volunteerism.  Learn about how to create a “Starfish” project and how you can have an impact with meaningful and easy activities to do from home.  We encourage you to stay active so that you are able to use your talents to have fun and have something meaningful on your resume.  Girls ages 14-24 with a Permanent resident card are able to register.  

    Contact Shannon to register.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 403-263-4414 Extension 199

    This program is free and funded by the federal government of Canada department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada


    Girl’s For Alberta Online Session

    June 18 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm on Zoom. 

    This session is designed for Young Women ages 14-24 who would like to know how the provincial government and federal governments are different.  Learn about how the province makes decisions during COVID-19 and how you can have a voice online.  

    Contact Shannon to register.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 403-263-4414 Extension 199

    This program is free and funded by the federal government of Canada department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada


    Rights and Freedoms Online Session

    June 30 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm on Zoom.  This session is designed for young women ages 14-24 who want to know about how the Charter of Rights and Freedoms are having an impact on our lives through the COVID-19 pandemic.  Learn about how the right to life and the right to safety prevail in times of crisis. 

    Civic Engagement is also available for guest presentations upon request from community partners, agencies and schools

    Contact Shannon to register.  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 403-263-4414 Extension 199

    This program is free and funded by the federal government of Canada department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada


    Young Women’s Summer Activity Program

    Here are the exciting details! A week long activity that involves celebrating multiculturalism, playing games, learning about volunteerism at home, having an art session, learning about self-care, and learning more about Indigenous people in Canada.  Open ONLY to girls 14-24 with PR Card registration.  4 separate programs.  It is free Choose ONE week you want to attend

    July 20-24 3:00PM-5:00PM

    July 27-31 3:00PM-5:00PM

    August 10-14 3:00PM-5:00PM

    August 17-21 3:00PM-5:00PM

    Starter pack of supplies will be delivered to your doorstep before the start of the week so you have everything to enjoy yourself

    Register with Shannon at 403-263-4414 ext 199 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

    https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/young-womens-summer-activity-week-tickets-107271744676 

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    Funded by the federal government of Canada department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

    Additional Contacts: 

    Azita This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 403-263-4414 Ext 147

    Sirine This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 403-263-4414 Ext 217

  • Girls Culture Club Summer Edition


    Where: Online
    How long: 1 hour every Friday with a total of 6 sessions. June 19, 26; July 10,17,24,31
    Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Cost: Free
    What: Online interactive activities, wellness check-ins, and workshops led by various guest presenters.

    Who can register to the activity?
    Immigrant girls ages 10 to 14 years old

    Registration: Register using link or QR code

    https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScQd0zf8ZRl7FALutTYx_iih0NYLIS5O2K3jBtMQhby8901A/viewform?usp=sf_link
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    Contact:

    • Mary at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    • Pauline at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-263-4414x171
    • Amarjit at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-263-4414x148

    Funded by: 

    • United Way Calgary and Area
    • Family and Community Support Services
  • Mentorship Kick Off

    Where: Online via Zoom (link will be provided to all registered participants)
    How long: 2. hours on June 29-30 and July 2-3,  2020
    Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    What: 

    • Learn about mentorship
    • Receive training on leadership and taking initiative
    • Learn about volunteering, employment, self-care and more
    • Receive a certificate of completion

    Cost: Free

    Contact:

    • Sirine Morra at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-263-4414 ext. 217
    • Raidah Noshin at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-263-4414 ext. 283

    Funded by:
    Immigration, Refugees and CitizenshipFunded by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
    Government of Alberta

  • Two-week Online Virtual Baseball and Physical Activity Camp in August


    Where: online (Zoom app)
    How long: 1.5 hours, every day, from August 4 to 14 2020
    Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    Cost: Free
    What: Learn baseball skills and get active in the summer.

    Who can register to the activity?
    Immigrant girls ages 10 to 14 years old

    Registration: Register using link or QR code

    https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScQd0zf8ZRl7FALutTYx_iih0NYLIS5O2K3jBtMQhby8901A/viewform?usp=sf_link
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    Contact:

    • Mary at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    • Pauline at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-263-4414x171
    • Amarjit at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-263-4414x148

    In partnership with: 

    Jays Care Foundation

     

  • Two-week Online Virtual Baseball and Physical Activity Camp in July


    Where: online (Zoom app)
    How long: 1.5 hours, Monday-Thursday, July 6-16
    Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    Cost: Free
    What: Learn baseball skills and get active in the summer.

    Who can register to the activity?
    Immigrant girls ages 10 to 14 years old

    Registration: Register using link or QR code

    https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScQd0zf8ZRl7FALutTYx_iih0NYLIS5O2K3jBtMQhby8901A/viewform?usp=sf_link
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    Contact:

    • Mary at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    • Pauline at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-263-4414x171
    • Amarjit at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-263-4414x148

    In partnership with: 

    Jays Care Foundation

     

  • Youth Empowerment Summit

    Where: Online
    How long: 1.5 hours over 5 days (total of 7.5 hours), from July 6 to 10, OR from July 13 to 17, OR from August 24 to 28
    Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
    What: Over the 5 days, youth will engage in fun activities and games, while we cover topics, such as:

    • healthy relationships
    • consent and boundaries
    • healthy communication
    • healthy conflict resolution
    • decision-making
    • self-care
    • gender/racial stereotypes and equality
    • career planning and goal setting

    Cost: Free

    Who can register to the activity?
    Immigrant youth of all genders and all immigration statuses that are 14+ in age

    Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/youth-empowerment-summit-tickets-107855948044

    Contact:

    • Julie at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-263-4414 ext. 296
    • Taylor at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 403-263-4414 ext. 214

    Funded by:
    Government of Alberta, Family Resource Network

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