Post Tagged with: "Lifeline Syria"

Immigration Minister John McCallum and a student talk last February about sponsoring refugees. (Ryersonian File Photo)

Rye’s Lifeline Syria is left in lurch after government policy change and cuts back

There are over 100 private sponsorship groups within the Ryerson University Lifeline Syria Challenge, but only 12 of them have seen the Syrian refugee families they’ve sponsored actually make it to Canada. Now, it looks as though the rest of the sponsorship groups could have to wait until the end of the year – or early next year – for […]

by Jacqueline Tucci· · News
Jackson and Yousefian getting married at city hall. Courtesy Samatha Jackson

Ryerson Lifeline Syria halfway to goal with more than $1 million received

Ryerson Lifeline Syria and other universities have reached the halfway goal mark to sponsor 75 refugee families to Canada.

by Kathryn-Lynn Raskina· · News, On Campus, students
Jewelry sale in TRSM raises funds for Syrian refugees

Jewelry sale in TRSM raises funds for Syrian refugees

All funds from the sale will go to Lifeline Syria’s Ryerson chapter to help relocate Syrian refugees in the GTA.

by Ryersonian Staff· · On Campus