CU in the City – Sanctuary Cities: Refuge, Citizenship, and the Politics of Belonging

About the Event Professor Jennifer Ridgley, Department of Geography A renewed interest in sanctuary cities has emerged in recent years as a strategy to support refugees and migrants in the context of intensifying anti-immigrant politics. In the United States, policies passed in the 1980s to support Central American refugees have been revived by local and … Read more

Get involved – Community Acting Together

We’re currently recruiting 2 residents (living east of Place d’Orléans) to participate in this Crime Prevention and Community Development Framework initiative. Branch Out Theatre and Community Mediation Ottawa are leading partners in this project (and they’re awesome!) A note that most meetings will occur in English, during the daytime and likely in a central location … Read more

Worry Free Snowblowing Inc. – Holiday Food Bank Challenge

We just received a special delivery from Worry Free Snowblowing Inc. :100 Turkeys & Food for the Food Bank Worry Free Snowblowing Inc. is also currently raising 20 000$ for the Centre https://www.canadahelps.org/…/campaign/holiday-food-bank-…/… Thank you, thank you, thank you! ? “Your contribution will help make sure children and families in Orleans will have a happy and joyful … Read more