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Things to Know

Ramadan Mubarak!
Mar 15 2024
March 11 - April 10
May Allah bless and protect you and your family during Ramadan and always.
Free Winter Coat Giveaway for Kids
Feb 26 2024
Saturday, March 2nd, 2024, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Mark your calendars! This Saturday, March 2nd, we're spreading warmth with a free coat giveaway event! From 9 AM to 12 PM, families are invited to join us for this special opportunity.
Get Involved: Opportunity to Serve on IRSA Board of Directors
Aug 18 2023
We are looking for expressions of interest
Immigrant & Refugee Services Association PEI is seeking expressions of interest from people who would like to serve on the Board of Directors.
An Urgent Appeal to Islanders: Host a Family from Ukraine
Feb 01 2023
More Ukrainians expected to arrive in PEI
We are appealing to Island residents to consider becoming hosts for Ukrainians fleeing the war in their country. With winter in full swing and much of the heating and water supply infrastructure no longer functional in Ukraine, many who thought they could stay in their country with the ongoing war are now forced to flee.

Things to Do

March Break Day Camp - IRSA Summerside
Tuesday, March 26, 2024 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
IRSA Summerside will be hosting a Day Camp for clients in Grades K-6. Please ensure your child brings a cold lunch, and water bottle, and is dressed for outdoor weather. Registration is required.
Last Winter Trail Walk - IRSA Summerside
Saturday, March 23, 2024 · 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Get ready to experience our last Winter Trail Walk in collaboration with Bedeque Bay Environmental Management Association! IRSA Summerside is excited to invite our newcomer youth clients in grades 5-12 to join us for a special Winter Wonderland Trail Walk.
Self Defense Course for Girls (Grade 10, 11 & 12)
Friday, March 22, 2024 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Calling All Brave Girls in Grades 10, 11 & 12! Get ready to build confidence, enhance your safety, and learn valuable life skills!

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