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<p class="MsoNormal">Dear Sponsors,<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) are hosting two workshops in Toronto on Monday June 04, 2018.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Kindly find the details of the two workshops below. Please note that
<u>all attendees must register for the workshops using the links in the descriptions</u> as space is limited.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l1 level1 lfo2"><![if !supportLists]><b><span style="mso-list:Ignore">1)<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">     
</span></span></b><![endif]><b><u>Workshop with IRCC for Lawyers, Immigration Consultants and Settlement Workers on How to Prepare and Submit Applications for Groups of Five and Community Sponsors - Monday June 04, 2018, 9.30 am – 12.00 pm<o:p></o:p></u></b></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) are hosting a workshop in Toronto for lawyers, immigration consultants and settlement workers that assist Groups
 of Five and Community Sponsors with preparing and submitting PSR applications.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">Attendees will learn about:<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-left:1.0in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo4">
<![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">        
</span></span></span><![endif]>How to complete the new application forms released on May 01, 2018;
<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-left:1.0in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo4">
<![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">        
</span></span></span><![endif]>The new requirements for Groups of Five and Community Sponsors that came into effect on May 01, 2018; and,<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-left:1.0in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo4">
<![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">        
</span></span></span><![endif]>How IRCC processes PSR applications submitted by Groups of Five and Community Sponsors.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">Attendees will also have the opportunity to provide feedback to IRCC on the new forms and requirements.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><i>Kindly note that IRCC will not be answering any questions on PSR applications that are currently being processed, or have been refused, by ROC-O or Visa Offices abroad.<o:p></o:p></i></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">Sign-in will begin at 9.15 am and the workshop will start at 9.30 am. Light refreshments will be provided.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">The workshop will be held at:<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">The Westin Prince Hotel<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><span style="color:#222222;background:white">900 York Mills Rd<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><span style="color:#222222;background:white">Toronto, ON<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><span style="color:#222222;background:white">M3B 3H2</span><o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><i>Space is limited and all attendees are required to register via the following link</i>:
<a href="https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/workshop-with-ircc-for-professionals-on-groups-of-five-community-sponsors-tickets-46072707709">
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/workshop-with-ircc-for-professionals-on-groups-of-five-community-sponsors-tickets-46072707709</a>
<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l1 level1 lfo2"><![if !supportLists]><b><span style="mso-list:Ignore">2)<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">     
</span></span></b><![endif]><b><u>Workshop with IRCC on How to Prepare and Submit an Application as a Group of Five or a Community Sponsor - Monday June 04, 2018, 6.00 pm – 8.30 pm<o:p></o:p></u></b></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">The Refugee Sponsorship Training Program (RSTP) and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) are hosting a workshop in Toronto for individuals interested in submitting PSR applications as a Group of Five
 or a Community Sponsor.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">Attendees will learn about:<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-left:1.0in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo4">
<![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">        
</span></span></span><![endif]>How to complete the new application forms released on May 01, 2018;
<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-left:1.0in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo4">
<![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">        
</span></span></span><![endif]>The new requirements for Groups of Five and Community Sponsors that came into effect on May 01, 2018; and,<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoListParagraph" style="margin-left:1.0in;text-indent:-.25in;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo4">
<![if !supportLists]><span style="font-family:Symbol"><span style="mso-list:Ignore">·<span style="font:7.0pt "Times New Roman"">        
</span></span></span><![endif]>How IRCC processes PSR applications submitted by Groups of Five and Community Sponsors.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">Attendees will also have the opportunity to provide feedback to IRCC on the new forms and requirements.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><i>Kindly note that IRCC will not be answering any questions on PSR applications that are currently being processed, or have been refused, by ROC-O or Visa Offices abroad.<o:p></o:p></i></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">Sign-in will begin at 5.45 pm and the workshop will start at 6.00 pm. Light refreshments will be provided.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">The workshop will be held at:<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in">The Westin Prince Hotel<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><span style="color:#222222;background:white">900 York Mills Rd<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><span style="color:#222222;background:white">Toronto, ON<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><span style="color:#222222;background:white">M3B 3H2</span><o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left:.5in"><i>Space is limited and all attendees are required to register via the following link</i>:
<a href="https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/workshop-with-ircc-on-group-of-five-community-sponsor-applications-tickets-46073438896">
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/workshop-with-ircc-on-group-of-five-community-sponsor-applications-tickets-46073438896</a>
<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Please share the details of the above workshops with your contacts and persons who may be interested in attending.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Best regards,<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Suneet<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p> </o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:150%"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Verdana",sans-serif;color:#006FC9">Suneet Kharay,</span></b><b><span style="font-size:8.0pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Verdana",sans-serif;color:gray">
</span></b><b><span style="font-size:8.0pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Verdana",sans-serif;color:#757B80">Acting Manager | Refugee Sponsorship Training Program
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