MNLCT is excited to be working with LIFT Philanthropy Partners and nine other immigrant-serving organizations to expand our collective capacity to help newcomers overcome the barriers to integration in Canada. The nine other organizations are: Association for New Canadians Furniture Bank Global Gathering Place Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba Immigrant Employment Council of British Columbia Immigrants Working Centre New Brunswick… Continue Reading Better Beginnings, Bigger Impact
It is with a heavy heart that we share news of the passing of Adolfo Puricelli on December 31, 2018. Adolfo and his wife Betty Kennedy were founding directors of the MNLCT and served with the Centre for nearly 25 years. In the early 1980s, the Mennonite Church of Canada and the Toronto United Mennonite… Continue Reading In Memorium: Adolfo Puricelli
We’ve Moved! That’s right! The Bridging Programs have now moved to their new office. Come visit our new space! 1122 Finch Ave West, Unit 1 North York, ON M3J 3J5 647-812-1332 Visit bridgingprograms.org
As a community-based settlement agency, the Mennonite New Life Centre is a place of welcome, friendship and community, where newcomers and neighbours gather to support each other, learn from each other, and take action together for a more just and compassionate society. The centre’s mission is to facilitate newcomer settlement and integration through holistic services and community engagement, carried out within a gender justice and anti-oppression framework.