Saturday, July 30, 2016
   
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Social Justice, Peace

Sisters of St. Joseph of Toronto Commends Province on its Human Trafficking Strategy

Press Release, July 5, 2016 — Faith Alliance to End Human Trafficking (Faith Alliance) is pleased to learn that the Province of Ontario will invest up to $72 million in a human trafficking strategy aimed at increasing awareness and coordination, reforming justice-sector initiatives and improving access to services. 

GIFT Box in Sarnia

Faith Alliance to End Human Trafficking, sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Toronto, in collaboration with the Sisters of St. Joseph in Canada, the Ursuline Sisters in Chatham, the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, the Sarnia-Lambton Committee Against the Trafficking of Women and Children and the Sexual Assault Survivor Centre Sarnia-Lambton brought GIFT Box to Sarnia, Ontario from June 3 to June 7, 2016.

June 8: World Oceans Day

"Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet" is this year's theme for World Oceans Day. June 8 is a United Nations recognized day of celebration and action for the oceans. I was happy to hear of two initiatives in particular to protect the oceans from pollution by plastic.

GIFT Box in Sarnia, ON: June 3 - 7

Faith Alliance to End Human Trafficking (Faith Alliance) is working with Sisters of St. Joseph, London Neighbourhood and Ursuline Sisters of Chatham to bring GIFT Box to Sarnia.

Climate Justice & Indigenous Allyship

Event Date: 
June 11, 2016 - 10:00am
At this Saturday, June 11 event from Faith & the Common Good, speakers will address the complexities of Canada’s climate future and our relationship with Indigenous peoples. Participants can engage with one another regarding Indigenous teachings.
 
Tickets are $35 and include lunch. Click here for the website. 
 
Location
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario
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