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HEADLINEHow Syrian refugees are helping shape Canadian cuisine
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CBC News
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Jan 12, 2020
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Until recently, Syrian food was hard to come by in Toronto. But that's starting to change, thanks to the recent influx of more than 40,000 Syrian refugees to Canada — including around 11,000 in Toronto, where Syrian cuisine is beginning to take root. >> Catering, Food preparation and service, Restaurant, Entrepreneurship

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Global News
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Jun 09, 2019
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A catering company set up just over a year ago to help Syrian refugee women is growing. Les Filles Fatoush now has a kiosk at the Jean Talon Market where the public can purchase a variety of Syrian spices and dishes. >> Catering; Caterer; Women

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CTV Montreal
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Jun 05, 2019
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A Montreal catering company that employs Syrian refugee women has expanded. >> Catering; Retail; Entrepreneurship

HEADLINECooking Up Opportunity – Newcomer Kitchen Peterborough
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Cities of Migration
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May 02, 2019
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In eastern Ontario, the Peterborough Newcomer Kitchen has also provided recent refugee arrivals from Syria and immigrant women with an opportunity to settle in and socialize while building entrepreneurial skills and the experience they need to contribute to the economic well-being of their families and new community. >> Catering; Caterer; Food preparation and service; Entrepreneurship

HEADLINEVeith House serves up the Newcomer Kitchen Party
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The Coast
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Apr 18, 2019
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A new new catering company with a cause, The Newcomer Kitchen Party, aims to create work for recent immigrants and refugees in Halifax . >> Catering; Caterer; Entrepreneurship

HEADLINECulture Kitchen offers newcomers to Thunder Bay ‘great and nice opportunity’ to learn, belong
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CBC
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Apr 02, 2019
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A unique cooking program, run by Roots to Harvest, is helping a group of women, most of whom fled Syria, adapt to their new life in Thunder Bay. >> Catering; Restaurant; Women

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CBC
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Mar 26, 2019
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Mariam Herro and Maryam Hamdo work with Tayybeh, a Syrian food company that started three years ago. >> Catering; Caterer; Women

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Orangeville dot com
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Mar 19, 2019
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Falafel: it's her husband Rasmi Al Hariri's special recipe, and since moving to Orangeville from Syria in 2016, this dish has helped the family make their mark in the community. >> Catering

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CTV
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Feb 13, 2019
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Elwan and Eva Brownstein talk about a catering business that helps refugee women from Syria find a path towards independence. >> Catering; Caterer; Women

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Canadian Living
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Jan 17, 2019
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Cara Benjamin-Pace, Executive Director of Newcomer Kitchen, is one of the three women profiles for having tuned food preparation into a social enterprise. >> Catering; Entrepreneurship; Women