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We’re always looking for new ways to build a movement that supports young newcomers in B.C. Here’s what’s going on in our world.

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2016 Fresh Voices Awards Recipients – the full line up!

On December 5, 2016, over 200 young immigrants, refugees, and adult allies…

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Fresh Voices take over Roundhouse Radio for an awards special

In the run-up to the 2016 Fresh Voices Awards, our Youth Advisory…

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Fresh Voices on Global News: We should make sure all refugees are supported to succeed in B.C and Canada

On November 17, Jorge Salazar, Manager of Fresh Voices, spoke to Global…

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2016 Fresh Voices Awards – Nominate someone today!

Deadline Extended to November 18 The Fresh Voices Awards recognize the inspiration…

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2016 Fresh Voices Forum – register by Nov 25

The 2016 Fresh Voices Forum is a unique opportunity for young people…

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Young Syrian refugees talk frankly about barriers and opportunities faced in Canada

Extract of an article by Jenny Uechi for the National Observer on…

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Video: Syrian Youth Refugee Consultation

The Syrian Youth Refugee Consultation was held September 17 in partnership with the…

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Syrian Youth Refugee Consultation

The Syrian Youth Refugee Consultation was held September 17 in partnership with the…

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Fresh Voices Forum 2016: December 4 and 5

Fresh Voices invites newcomer youth and their allies from across BC to…

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Fresh Voices is looking to measure impact in new ways

For the last five years, Fresh Voices has grown significantly as a…

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Representing immigrants and refugees from over 20 countries in 2016

Looking back, 2015 was a big year for Fresh Voices. The ongoing…

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How the community must come together to support new refugees

With the arrival of Syrian refugees in B.C. high on the mainstream…

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Dina speaks out on cultural awareness training in schools to welcome refugees

As B.C. schools and communities prepare to accept approximately 1,000 young refugees…

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Spaces for young people on our advisory team – apply by December 14, 2015

There is an opportunity for new young people to join the Fresh…

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Winners of Fresh Voices B.C. Awards and National Fresh Voices Artivism Award

We proudly announced the winners of the 2015 Fresh Voices B.C. Awards…

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Did you know?

Recent immigrants are disproportionately impacted by poverty. We are three times more likely to live in poverty than Canadian-born persons.

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