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Happy Holidays from TIES

May your heart and home be filled with all the joys this winter season brings! This month, TIES has kept busy with a number of holiday activities! Read on for some of our recent initiatives, fundraisers and celebrations. Fill this Basket Our Fill This Basket campaign, which funds gift baskets for newcomer & refugee children, […]

United Way Fundraiser 2019

November is United Way Fundraiser Month at TIES, and this year’s campaign was a huge success! This year, we raised a total of $1764.94 for United Way of Calgary and Area. Staff, students, and volunteers took part in an exciting schedule of fundraising events at all three of our locations, including: Candygrams Guess Candy and […]

Fill This Basket 2019

It’s that time of year again! This holiday season, we invite you to contribute to our Fill This Basket campaign, which brings joy into the lives of newcomer children by providing them with a special gift basket. Moving to another country can be a traumatic experience, especially for children. Imagine coping with the stresses related […]

Congratulations, LINC CLB-4 Graduates!

This semester, we celebrated our LINC CLB-4 students by taking grad photos. Last week, another LINC full-time semester drew to a close. The students worked very hard this fall, and many of them successfully passed their assessments! Our LINC program offers in-class learning up to Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 4. Students who passed their CLB […]