Unit Groups News


The Long Awaited Arrival of 'Saber'

On Friday, November 9, 2018, Saber and his parents, Amna and Nadhem, Iraqis from Palestine arrived at YVR. Saber is sponsored through the Regional Ecumenical Support Team (REST) and the Diocese of New Westminster.... Read More


MVA Meets with the New Mayor

In the accompanying photo we see members of Metro Vancouver Alliances (MVA) labour and faith organizations meeting with Burnaby Mayor Elect Mike Hurley on November 1 (he is centre in the photo). He was officially... Read More


D of NW PWRDF Cyclists Raise $6,720

On September 29, 2018, cyclists gathered at 8am at Richmond Christian School in Richmond BC, to take part in the annual Ride For Refuge fundraising ride. Hundreds of cyclists rode for dozens of different charities.... Read More


PWRDF Ride for Refuge September 29

Team PWRDF Vancouver is riding again in Richmond in the Ride for Refuge ! This year funds raised will go to increase PWRDF’s equity in the Canadian Foodgrains Bank whose objective is to End World Hunger. PWRDF is... Read More


Responses to the Decision of the Federal Court of Appeal, Aug 30, 2018

Anglican Voices speak in response to the decision of the Federal Court of Appeal August 30, 2018 regarding the Trans Mountain Pipeline Project (also known as Kinder Morgan pipeline) On Thursday, August 30, 2018, the... Read More


Honada's Syrian Supper

Honada is the wife and mother in a family of five.  The family consists of Honada, spouse and mother; Said, spouse and father and their three children ages 12-20. They were the first family of newcomers connected to... Read More


Global Partners at General Council 43

The Reverend Dr. Lynne McNaughton, rector of St. Clement's, Lynn Valley and Deputy Prolocutor of General Synod, the Anglican Church of Canada (ACoC) is using her study week, the week of July 22 to represent the ACoC... Read More


PWRDF Seeks Youth Rep For BC/Yukon

PWRDF Youth Council is a group of 14 youth and young adults (16-30 yrs), four representing each ecclesiastical provinces of the Anglican Church of Canada seven in specific roles and three ecumenical partner... Read More


Newcomer Fundraising News!

On June 10, 2018, during the North Vancouver Region's annual combined Eucharist, Diocesan Refugee Unit chair, Shannon Muir announced that the June 2 fundraiser at St. Clement raised a fabulous $16,320.95. This will... Read More


Ombudsperson for Mining Justice

Last January, KAIROS, Canada posted a news story on their website saying that they were “encouraged by the Honourable Minister of International Trade’s (The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne) announcement on... Read More