ISSofBC has quietly launched a naming opportunities campaign to assist us to reach our goal of $24 million. Today, through projected contributions, existing building equity, corporate donors and current City of Vancouver support we have reached the 75% mark. Further details of our naming opportunities campaign can be found here.
About the Author: Chris Friesen has been the ISSofBC Director of Settlement Services for over twenty years. He is currently leading the multi-year initiative to design and build a Metro Vancouver Regional Service Centre for Refugees. In spring 2016, this 58,000sf facility will become the first of its kind in the world, bringing together a variety of community and government services and organizations to meet the immediate needs of refugees and immigrants settling in BC. Learn more about the new Welcome House.