Trinity is part of the Ottawa South Committee for Refugee Sponsorship, which has helped settle one family of six, reunited three brothers with their mother and sister, and which is planning to bring in and help settle additional families from dangerous parts of the world. The first family, originally from Homs, arrived on December 22, 2015. More details are available at ottawasouthrefugees.ca.
Donations are tax deductible and can be mailed to Trinity Anglican Church, 1230 Bank Street, Ottawa ON K1S 3Y3, dropped off at Trinity Anglican Church during office hours: 10 am – 2 pm. Tuesday to Thursday, or made online at canadahelps.org/dn/24920.
For further information, please contact the Ottawa South Committee for Refugee Sponsorship at ottawasouthrefugees (at) rogers.com or call 613-230-3903.
The Government of Canada also offers information about how to help welcome refugees at http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/refugees/welcome/.