Category: WE DID IT

Immigrant Spotlight: Ponsiree

Meet Ponsiree Sae Lim, a 38-year-old single mother who was born in Thailand and is determined to be an independent woman here in Hamilton. Before coming to Canada in 2004, she managed her own hair salon. She arrived as a...

/ November 19, 2011

Workshop eases job search

Job Search Workshop – JSW, is a free workshop for newcomers who need assistance in their job search in Canada. At the JSW, it is recognized that the main goal of the job seeker is to find the opportunity that...

/ November 19, 2011

Immigrant Spotlight: Julia Serna

Julia Serna loves to make fresh coffee for her customers in the Hamilton Farmers’ Market, and she is proud to be the original vendor of fair-trade, organic coffee in the Market. “She likes working with people, enjoys the opportunity to...

/ November 19, 2011

Immigrant Spotlight: Linda Mao

Linda Mao moved to Canada with her family from China. As a new immigrant, she had to face a new social system and unknown experiences. Although she was a doctor at a municipal hospital in China, she found an entry-level...

/ November 9, 2011