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CBC News
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Dec 09, 2018
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Palestinian mother of four Hend Elhouseny says she's starting over in Canada 'from zero,' or even in the negative, but the community is helping bolster her dreams of creating a new life and helping other women do the same. >> Catering; Women

HEADLINEQuand des femmes syriennes cuisinent pour mieux s’intégrer
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Ici Quebec
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Nov 13, 2018
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Syrian refugees from Quebec have been involved in a community kitchen in the Sainte-Foy area for just over two years. For those women who did not know French when they arrived in Canada, the initiative is a way to build relationships and foster their integration. >> Catering; Women

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The Mercury News
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Nov 04, 2018
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Three years after arriving in the U.S., this family is running a budding catering business and has hired their first employee. >> Catering; Entrepreneurship

HEADLINERefugee-staffed meal service aims to bring Syrian food to new Toronto neighbourhoods (CBC, Nov 4/18).
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CBC
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Nov 04, 2018
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A made-in-Toronto project that began as "a small gesture of hospitality" for Syrian refugee families is hoping to expand its reach across the city this month. >> Catering

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Globe & Mail
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Nov 02, 2018
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Tayybeh, a food company run by Syrian refugee women in Vancouver, has branched out from cooking classes into catering and a food truck. >> Catering; Restaurant; Women

HEADLINENewcomer Kitchen: A Community of Syrian Cooks Rises in Toronto (Culinary Backstreets, Oct 2/18).
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Culinary Backstreets
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Oct 02, 2018
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At Newcomer Kitchen in Toronto, Syrian refugee women come together to cook traditional meals and, in the process, build a community of their own." >> Catering; Women

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Local Love
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Sep 27, 2018
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Each community kitchen is unique: some are social enterprises that provide training and/or employment opportunities to members of marginalized communities; some make and serve food to the public. >> Catering; Caterer

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CTV News
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Aug 05, 2018
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In addition to the typical hurdles recent refugees to Canada face such as language and cultural differences, those who want to start a business in their new country face unique challenges, including difficulties securing credit because they lack credit history or collateral. >> Catering; Construction; Restaurant; Entrepreneurship

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Global News
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Jul 26, 2018
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"I love to cook and I want everyone to try Syrian cooking and to know that it's very delicious." >> Catering; Women

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Toronto Star
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Jun 21, 2018
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Hosted out of The Depanneur, a blue-tiled, open kitchen space in Toronto's west end, Newcomer Kitchen started as a small gathering spot for Syrian women to connect, make home-cooked meals, and create a community on the other side of the world. The Kitchen quickly became a hub; it now includes 60 women. >> Catering; Women