In the Media

 

Feb 17, 2018  CBC News Non-profit social enterprise taps into culinary knowledge of new Canadians


Feb 12, 2018 Calgary  Public Library  ‘The Library Gave Me Hope’: Boban Stojanovic’s Story


Feb 7,2018 Calgary Herald Herald Christmas Fund recipients share holiday generosity


Jan 6, 2018 Calgary Herald Brooks: New Year's Eve Charity Gala the perfect way to ring in 2018


Dec 20, 2017 Calgary Herald  Learn who you are helping through the Christmas Fund


Dec 20, 2017 Calgary Herald  Wickenheiser: We are all newcomers hoping for acceptance

Dec 8, 2017 CBC News  Newcomers to Canada given winter coats to keep them warm through Calgary's winter


Dec 8, 2017 Yahoo News Newcomers to Calgary received a warm welcome Thursday in the form of a winter coat


Dec 7, 2017 CBC Listen  New Canadians talk about their first winter in Calgary


Dec 7, 2017 660 News Calgary newcomers receiving new winter coats


Dec 5, 2017 Calgary Herald  Dave Kelly Live moves onto the big stage at the Jubilee 


Dec 5, 2017 Calgary Arts Development A welcoming voice, CEO of Calgary's Centre for Newcomers shares her story


Dec 2, 2017 Calgary Herald  Survivors of brutal civil war find a softer landing in Calgary with Center for Newcomers


Nov 2017 Avenue Calgary Magazine Top 40 Under 40. CFN CEO Anila Lee Yeun is named to Top 40 List.


Nov 24, 2017 Calgary Herald CFN is named to Calgary Herald Christmas Fund. Help us deliver hope: Herald Christmas Fund shares the stories of great need and generosity


Nov 2, 2017 CBC News  Calgary agency 'not in a panic' over immigration influx plans


Oct 29, 2017 Calgary Herald Calgary becoming magnet for ethnic migrants, new StatsCan data shows


Oct 29, 2017 Calgary Sun Calgary's ethnic diversity deepens with immigrants comprising nearly 30% of city


Oct 25, 2017 CTV News More and more, 'average Canadian' is anything but, says latest 2016 census (video)


Oct 25, 2017 CTV News Statistics Canada report show an increase in immigrant population (video)


July 29, 2017 CBC News  Calgary Centre for Newcomers incorporating Indigenous history into language classes 


Spring, 2017 Grain West Fresh Start - Organizations match newcomers and refugees with agriculture jobs


March 16, 2017 The Globe and Mail  Foreign-trained accountants offered a path forward

March 16, 2017 CBC News  LGBT project for new Canadians in Calgary sees a big demand 

2017 Asian Heritage Calgary Missing Chapters - Anila Lee Yeun

Feb 5, 2017 CBC News  Centre For Newcomers celebrates diversity at second annual fundraiser

Dec 16, 2016 CBC News  Young Syrians full of hope, optimism as they settle in Calgary 

Nov 2, 2016 CBC News  Unconventional Panel: Is it hateful not to use gender-neutral pronouns?

Nov 1, 2016 CBC News  Syrian refugees being primed to work in Alberta's agriculture industry 

Sep 25, 2017 CBC News Calgary-based activist says LGBT refugees struggle to heal, prove persecution

Sep 19, 2016 Calgary Herald  Skilled immigrants wasting their talents in Canada
A Special Six-Part Report - Workers Without Borders: Immigration and Canada’s Economy

Sep 7, 2016 CBC News Calgary Eyeopener.  Anila Lee Yuen, CEO of the Centre for Newcomers on air discussing with Unconventional Panel proposed "values test" for new immigrants.

June 20, 2016 CBC News Calgary Centre for Newcomers showcases success stories on World Refugee Day
Listen to the audio interview with Centre for Newcomers CEO Anila Lee-Yuen,  who describes how the community is celebrating refugees and their contributions to the city. 

June 20, 2016 Calgary Herald Calgary organization launches month-long awareness campaign celebrating refugees

July 15, 2016  Calgary Herald 'I am so happy': Many firsts for Syrian refugees at Calgary Stampede