Banks named best employers for new Canadians

BMO, CIBC, Manulife and TD recognized for programs to assist recent immigrants Investment ExecutiveThursday, April 2, 2009 Megan Harman Four major Canadian financial institutions have been recognized as some of the canadastop100.com/immigrants/”...

Rolling out the welcome mat

Toronto StarApril 2, 2009 Noor JavedStaff Reporter When Malcolm Barrington heard about a new program at work seeking mentors for new Canadians, he signed up to help. “The minute I saw the notice, I joined. I didn’t think twice,” says Barrington, an...

Law firm offers a hand up

Innovative programs help foreign-trained professionals integrate into legal community Toronto StarApril 02, 2009 Madhavi Acharya-Tom YewStaff Reporter Before moving to Canada, Amrit Soar spent 18 years as a partner at one of the oldest law firms in Nairobi, Kenya. But...

Capturing cultures

Self-taught photographer Asad Rahman sees his subjects through multicultural lense Canadian Immigrant MagazineApril 2009 Gloria Elayadathusseril Nothing is more fascinating than telling stories with images, says Asad Rahman. Having spent his childhood watching his...

Opening doors of opportunity for immigrant social workers

Good News TorontoApril  2009 By Emily Mills Recently honoured at the third annual Immigrant Success (IS) Awards for her outstanding accomplishments, Patricia O’Connor has helped more than a hundred social workers from diverse backgrounds find employment in...