THE BRIDGE PROJECT
The goal of the project was to connect Syrian Refugee families who have moved to Vancouver, to their communtiy.
Our team worked with local non-profit and governemnt organizations to bring all the resources available under one roof.
Why is this needed?
'Settling into a new place is challenging, and it's harder for the older generations (parents),' says Tima Kurdi, founder of the Kurdi Foundation at an interview conducted by our team.
The most challenging part of this integration are:
Using public transportation
How are we helping?
We organized an event where Syrian refugees can meet supportive social networks and service provider organizations in their area.