Diversity Symposium

The ANC is hosting a Diversity Symposium on Thursday, May 25th, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at Hotel Gander in Gander, NL.

The theme this year is “Business Diversity at the Crossroads of the World” and it is expected that a broad cross-section of central Newfoundland’s business community will participate. There will also be a pre-Symposium Coffee Networking Session, starting at 9am, hosted by the Newfoundland and Labrador Organization of Women Entrepreneurs (NLOWE).

For more information, please contact Justin at diversity@nfld.net or 722-0718

Computer Support Class

The ANC is offering a weekly Computer Support Class for newcomer young adults every Wednesday from 2-3:30 in the Computer Lab of our ESL Training Centre. Please contact Meghan at (709) 722-2828 or youth@nfld.net for more information.  

Interpreters Needed

The ANC is seeking interpreters for Swahili, Kiswahili, and Kirundi. Please contact (709) 722-9680 or settlement@nfld.net for information or to sign-up.  

Multicultural Family Sports Day

To celebrate Canada Day and Canadian Multiculturalism Day, the Association for New Canadians is hosting its fifth annual Multicultural Family Sports Day on Friday, June 30 in St. John’s. The event will bring together immigrants, refugees and the local community to participate in a day-long inter-cultural awareness event and will include a variety of family-oriented games and sports (e.g., tug-of-war, volleyball, soccer, potato-sack-race, etc.), face-painting, and a lunchtime barbecue/snacks.

The ANC is currently seeking financial contributions from the community to help support this event. For more information or to contribute, please contact Jon at research@nfld.net or 579-9172