Entries by Thelma Palma

B.C. charities turn to online fundraising to keep up with demand from asylum seekers – British Columbia – CBC News

Some Vancouver charities are banding together and turning to crowdfunding to cover the costs of assisting the rising number of asylum seekers arriving in B.C. Source: B.C. charities turn to online fundraising to keep up with demand from asylum seekers – British Columbia – CBC News

Avenue 0: How U.S. asylum seekers are finding their way to British Columbia – British Columbia – CBC News

They boarded a flight from New York to Seattle, took a taxi to Blaine, Wash., then pushed a stroller with their newborn baby inside, across 0 Avenue in Surrey into Canada. Source: Avenue 0: How U.S. asylum seekers are finding their way to British Columbia – British Columbia – CBC News