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Mar 17

March 15, 2017

How I learnt to Stop Caring and Just Chilled

By admin / Other

“So you must know French then?” Spoiler Alert! My answer is usually a resounding “No!” or a little less decisive...

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Mar 17

March 15, 2017

MCIS Team Brainstorms at Strategic Planning Session on March 11

By admin / Social Enterprise

Video Courtesy: Martin Jimenez, Testing and Training Assistant On Saturday, March 11, 2017, we had an energetic and invigorating strategy session,...

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Mar 17

March 8, 2017

Our daughters – deep thoughts on IWD, 2017

By admin / Advocacy

I am the mom of a thoughtful young woman and am still striving to get it right. Where do I...

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1

Mar 17

March 1, 2017

Homelessness and its Perils

By admin / Advocacy

As of February 28, 2017, Toronto reported a 95% occupancy rate in shelters opened for the homeless. “I don’t have...

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1

Mar 17

March 1, 2017

Newcomers with Disabilities – A Fresh Perspective

By admin / Advocacy

I tried not to stare but the scene was captivating. A youngish Persian brother and sister were having a very...

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Feb 17

February 22, 2017

Holding One’s Privilege in Check

By admin / Other

Every morning when I wake up, I have this question in my head.  What sleight of hand resulted in my...

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Feb 17

February 15, 2017

Even as Canada welcomes newcomers including refugees, many struggle to find jobs

By admin / Other

Even as Canada continues to welcome newcomers including refugees, a staggering number is still finding it tough to land a job....

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Feb 17

February 10, 2017

How a woman sold me fresh vegetables speaking broken English – A true story

By admin / Other

If you skipped the class or if you weren’t curious about marketing, here are some fundamentals; always get them to...

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Feb 17

February 8, 2017

Why A New Vision, Mission and Tagline?

By admin / Social Enterprise

Every non-profit must review its Vision and Mission once in a while to confirm they reflect its activities (outputs) as...

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Syria

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Dec 16

December 5, 2016

MCIS’ Executive Director, Latha Sukumar speaks about the refugee experience, Lifeline Syria and much more

By admin / Social Enterprise

Shy and fearful, Mohamed, 2, seldom ventures from his family’s tent without holding tightly to his cousin Malak’s hand. Both...

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