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Giving Tuesday is the global day of giving

Everyone knows about those days that are good for the economy: Black Friday and Boxing Day being two major shopping days for Canadians and Americans, as they follow American Thanksgiving and Christmas, respectively. Millions of dollars are spent at stores across the country on these days, which is certainly great for your gift list, but […]

CIES awards the inaugural Salim M. Sindhu Memorial Scholarship

While CIES was proud to announce the winner of the inaugural Salim M. Sindhu Memorial Scholarship at our 30th Anniversary Gala on October 30th, we had the pleasure of presenting the award to our recipient in person this last Thursday, November 22. Congratulations to Raymund Sanchez! A graduate of the Employment Skills Training program at […]

CIES Global Fashion Show for the United Way of Calgary and Area

For many communities across Canada, November is United Way Campaign month, and the Calgary Immigrant Educational Society has been busy hosting a number of fun events for its clients and the community to raise funds for the United Way of Calgary and Area. In what might be our most fun idea yet, CIES hosted the […]