MOSAIC celebrates annual Award Ceremony virtually

More than 90 people gathered virtually to celebrate the inspiring 2020 MOSAIC award recipients. Held October 22, the ceremony was a chance to recognize the efforts of a number of outstanding refugees and immigrants who are pursuing post-secondary education in Canada. Awards were also presented to organizations and individuals who go above and beyond to advance equity, diversity and inclusion …

Spotlight: IKEA receives Employer Recognition Award

By Mischa Milne, Communications Coordinator IKEA Canada is deeply committed to multiculturalism, equity and inclusion – making it a top choice to receive the Employer Recognition Award at the 2020 MOSAIC Awards Ceremony. “At IKEA, our vision is to create a better everyday life for people. We can’t move forward towards a better future without acknowledging the many intersecting inequalities …

Spotlight: Dr. Kes Chetty Award celebrates three recipients

By Mischa Milne, Communications Coordinator While most of the awards presented at the 2020 MOSAIC Awards Ceremony are given to one person or organization, there is one award that often goes to multiple individuals. Since 1992, MOSAIC has presented the Dr. Kes Chetty Award annually to a MOSAIC client, immigrant or refugee who wants to pursue academic or vocational studies. …

Spotlight: Ayaan Ismail, recipient of the Eyob G. Naizghi Scholarship Award

By Mischa Milne, Communications Coordinator For Ayaan Ismail, receiving the Eyob G. Naizghi Scholarship Award from MOSAIC holds a special meaning. “MOSAIC was one of the first organizations that connected me with fellow immigrant and refugee youth when I needed community connection most as a newcomer, so I am happy that they are still here to support my educational journey!” …

Join us at the 2020 MOSAIC Awards Ceremony

We invite you to join us as we celebrate our amazing honourees at our annual MOSAIC Awards Ceremony, to be held virtually through Zoom, on the following date: Thursday, October 22, 2020 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Virtual Zoom Event MOSAIC is proud to present a suite of awards and scholarships each year that support refugee and immigrant youth in …