Congratulations to the following students who graduated from the Bridging to Employment program! We wish you a bright and successful future!! Abebayoh Belete Kena Adepoju Babalola Dolapo Adeola Ester Maria Mauricio Marroquin Shilpa Rana Victoria Ese Onayoade A special thank you to Cst. Christopher Joven, Cultural Diversity Officer with RCMP, who made the trip out from Winnipeg to celebrate with the students. To find out more about the Bridging to Employment program, please click here. The Bridging to Employment program is funded by The Manitoba government
The Canadian federal government through Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) are taking steps to support Ukrainians. See below for more information: IRCC press release March 3, 2022: Canada to welcome those fleeing the war in Ukraine Update March 16, 2022: The Manitoba government has announced special measures for Ukrainian citizens, click here to read the Q+A on the Immigrate Manitoba site. Update March 17, 2022: IRCC Immigration measures for people affected by the situation in Ukraine webpage. This website has information about the new immigration plans If you know someone in Ukraine with a submitted application, IRCC has created a dedicated service channel for Ukraine enquiries. People will need to call +613-321-4243, with collect [...]
WIS recently was extremely grateful to receive a donation of over 300 tickets to the upcoming 2022 Royal Winter Fair in Brandon. If you are interested in taking your family to the Winter Fair, please make an appointment to see a Settlement Facilitator by calling 204-727-6031 Thank you to the Provincial Exhibition of Manitoba and their corporate partners of the event: Thorpe Construction, Maple Leaf Foods, IG Wealth Management, Fountain Tire, Westman Lumber, Guild Insurance Group, Meighen Haddad LLP, Behlen Industries, J&G Homes and Manitoba Hydro. Pictured here is Enver Naidoo, WIS Executive Director, accepting the tickets from Rick Dillabough, Manager of Operations and Sponsorship Lead for the Provincial Exhibition of Manitoba.