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NEWS: Refugees get Major investment (Oct. 2019)

October 17th, 2019 · Comments Off on NEWS: Refugees get Major investment (Oct. 2019)

Major Street residents band together to welcome new Canadians

By Leah Borts-Kuperman

At a Christmas party in 2015, ten neighbours living in Harbord Village decided to contribute $1,000 each to help Syrian refugees. The group, which would eventually call themselves the Major Street Refugee Initiative (MSRI), would go on to raise $80,000 and support a family of eight. That support continues today. 

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