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30th Anniversary – A month of celebrations

2017 marks Reception House' 30th anniversary. Since 1987, we have provided welcome and shelter to over 10,000 refugees fleeing war and persecution. We marked this important milestone by hosting two celebrations. An open-house, inviting the community to view our newly...

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Spring Benefit Concert in support of Reception House

We are pleased to partner with the Jubilation Male Chorus on their Spring Benefit Concert to be held this Sunday, June 4th at 7pm at Waterloo-Kitchener United Mennonite Church at 15 Geroge Street, Waterloo. The concert is free, but a donation to Reception House is...

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Film Screening on Refugee Rights Day, April 4th

On April 4th, Refugee Rights Day, Reception House Waterloo Region is pleased to present a film screening in collaboration with Bridges to Belonging at the Princess Twin Cinema in Waterloo. The film – “After Spring” explores life in Zaatari, the largest refugee camp...

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