January 28th, 2016

 

The Indo-Canadian Voice

Khalsa School’s elementary students volunteer at Muslim Food Bank to help Syrian families
Dale Cope’s Grade 5 class from Khalsa School – Old Yale Road campus – had a fieldtrip to the Muslim Food Bank warehouse in the Whalley area on Thursday because they wanted to help the Syrian refugee that are arriving in Canada.” Read More…

January 10th, 2016

 

The Globe and Mail

Vancouver leaders condemn pepper-spray attack on refugees … Mr. Bajammal said Canadians from all walks of life have been generous, heeding the call for financial donations and requests for volunteers … we’re trying to focus on the positive things that we’re doing.” Read More…

January 7th, 2016

 

Vancouver Sun

Close to 2,500 Syrians expected in B.C. by end of February … The refugees are receiving a warm reception, with volunteers from groups such as the B.C. Muslim Association and the Muslim Food Bank visiting different hotels and providing the first meals in Canada…  Read More…

December 4th, 2015

 

CBC News British Columbia

Surrey’s Muslim Food Bank sees refugee settlement demand triple … The Muslim Food Bank in Surrey, B.C. says demand for its services has almost tripled in the five years since it opened its doors. Read More…

November 24th, 2015

 

Global News BC

From coast to coast: how Canadians can help Syrian refugees … The Muslim Food Bank is another B.C. organization working with people who want to help refugees with housing, donations, employment and more via its emergency Syrian refugees assistance program. Read More…