In the Media

March 24th Global News Alberta Party digital health cards, UCP forestry announcement, Liberal immigration platform

March 15 Do Business Like a Canadian Why Skills Diversity is the Bakcbone of Canada's Immigration System 

March 7th Global News Calgary musicians stage benefit concert to support persecuted LGBTQ refugee

March 6th Hockey Canada A Canadian Welcome 

March 5th, CBC  Is Calgary's Olympic past still a legacy, or just history?

February 27, CTV Calgary Calgary agency helps low-income residents file their taxes

February 6, 2019 Nash Productions Centre for Newcomers Women's Self Defense & Western Canada Martial Arts Academy 

January 28, 2019 CBC Syrian newcomers to Calgary now settled, celebrating successes and looking ahead​

December 18, 2018 CITY TV Calgary Pop-Up Potluck Bringing People Together 

December 1, 2018 CTV Calgary Christmas show features the Young Canadians and some new friends

November 10, 2018 Culinaire Magazine Ethnicity Catering 

November 5, 2018 Live Up Magazine Say Hello

September 22, 2018 CTV News Centre for Newcomers Celebrates 30 Years  

September 1, 2018 Calgary Star LGBTQ Calgarians share their thoughts on what a more inclusive Calgary looks like​

August 21, 2018 CBC Rainbow Railroad Station aims to bring persecuted LGBT refugees to Calgary​

July 12, 2018 CBC The power of the needle and thread stitches up bonds between newcomers

June 30, 2018  CBC Refugees can now apply for Alberta driver's licence while waiting for claim

June 12, 2018 Calgary Herald Calgary church's bells to toll 49 times for Orlando shooting victims

May 24, 2018 Global News Calgary police officer’s push to collect suits for men in need is thriving: ‘It’s been overwhelming’ 

May 17, 2018 CBC News LGBTQ immigrants need place where they feel safe, says Centre for Newcomers in Calgary

May 17, 2018 Global News Calgary’s Centre for Newcomers discusses LGBTQ issues to mark International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

May 12 2018 CBC News Calgary lacks resources on Indigenous history and culture for new Canadians

May 6, 2018 CBC News Immigrants and refugees often face additional barriers escaping domestic violence

April 29, 2018 CBC News Serbian LGBTQ leader finds sanctuary in Calgary

April 22, 2018 CBC News  Giving newcomers a warm welcome, literally

April 10, 2018 Global News Calgary 6 Degrees: Towards Resilience 

April 10, 2018 660 News Calgary Forum Focuses on Inclusion 

April 9 CBC, 2018  Calgary 6 Degrees Calgary Wants your Radical Ideas About Inclusion and Diversity 

March 21, 2018 Calgary Herald In Canada Gay Activist a Hero. In Montenegro They wanted Him Dead

Feb 28, 2018 City BT Piece of Mind for Young Families New to Canada 

Feb 21, 2018  NPQ Alberta Nonprofit Catering Social Enterprise Taps into Immigrants’ Skills

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