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Friends of Haiti Canada donate computers for newcomers

The Calgary Immigrant Educational Society is pleased to announce that our allies at Friends of Haiti Canada have donated an incredible 51 laptops and computer accessories to our organization to better support newcomer education and empowerment. This gift of technology comes at an important time, as more immigrant professionals and families arriving in Canada require digital literacy skills to […]

Community Income Tax Clinics

You shouldn’t have to wait until “tax season” to get last-minute help with your finances. Starting this month, our Money Smart Financial Literacy program is launching its Community Income Tax Clinic year-round This free clinic connects you with an experienced professional who will help you complete your Canada income tax submission. When is it? – The second […]

2020 Conference Call for Abstracts

Next year, the Calgary Immigrant Educational Society will be hosting an innovative new conference:  Refugee and Newcomer Women’s Emotional Un-wellness as a Barrier to Economic Integration. We are also now accepting our call for abstracts for the event here. What is this conference about? The conference will bring leading researchers, practitioners, experts as well as employers […]

Diversity and Inclusion Champions 2019

We are proud to announce that the Calgary Immigrant Educational Society received the coveted Diversity and Inclusion Champions Award presented at the 4th Annual Diversity Awards, hosted by Diversity Magazine, NorQuest College and the City of Edmonton. Our CEO, Dr. Sally Zhao, who was present to speak on the event’s panel, accepted the award and stated […]