Movie ‘The Merger’ screening at CIT Bruce, Thursday 28th March 2019

Come along for a night of culture, food and entertainment. ‘The Merger’, a comedic film about refugees in
Australia and settling in through AFL will be shown on the big screen along with food, art stalls and multicultural performances. All proceeds go to CRS. Link to event and tickets below:

https://crsmovie.eventbrite.com.au

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CRS Picnic, Sunday 7th April 2019 @ 1pm

This is a great way to meet other members of Canberra Refugee Support!
For people supported by CRS, it’s a warm and welcoming chance to meet more people, practice English, and share food and culture from around the world. See the events page for more details

Geoff McPherson CRS Scholarships Awards Ceremony, 19 June

The big event in June was the Awards Ceremony for the 2018 Geoff McPherson CRS Scholarships. Forty-five scholarships were awarded this year to Canberra region students with a refugee background to mark United Nations World Refugee Week 2018. The purpose of the scholarships is to recognise meritorious performance and to encourage and support outstanding refugee students. Each scholarship is accompanied by a cash grant and an award certificate to mark the occasion.

Thank you again to the donors who so generously support the CRS scholarships program each year.

Canberra Refugees Receive Education Head Start

45 scholarships were awarded to Canberra region students with a refugee background to mark United Nations World Refugee Week 2018. The purpose of the scholarships is to recognise meritorious performance and to encourage and support outstanding refugee students. Each scholarship is accompanied by a cash grant and an award certificate to mark the occasion.