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Mark June 20, 2015, in your diaries as we celebrate hope, unity and new beginnings on World Refugee Day!

Join SSI for a one-day celebration showcasing the cultural expressions and heritage of newly arrived artists and emerging communities, including talented SSI clients.

The festival, titled New Beginnings, is produced and presented by SSI as part of its Arts & Culture Program.

Festival line-up and volunteer opportunities on the day will be announced in early May.

Stay tuned!

Success stories

Jamsheed’s Story

A driver in their car.

My name is Jamsheed Shaharyar. I am a refugee from Iran.

I was born to a middle class family in Iran, where my wealth was my family and I earned my income from a good job.

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