Media advisory - Minister McCallum to join with Community Foundations of Canada and partners in Calgary

CALGARY, Feb 10, 2016 /CNW/ - The Honourable John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, will join Community Foundations of Canada (CFC), Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi and partners in the Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees, Canadian National Railway (CN), Manulife and General Motors (GM), for an announcement regarding the engagement of corporate Canada in the plan to resettle Syrian refugees and provide support for housing needs.

Date:  Thursday, February 11, 2016

Time:  9:45 a.m. (local time)


Margaret Chisholm Resettlement Centre
23 McDougall Court North East
Calgary, Alberta
T2E 8R3

Notes for media:

  • Media should arrive no later than 9:30 a.m.


SOURCE Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

For further information: (media only):Media Relations, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, National Headquarters, 613-952-1650,

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