Celebrating Victoria’s diversity

Dozens gather to welcome immigrants and refugees to the community

  • Mar. 19, 2017 5:00 p.m.
Milay Hyjibrahim paints her own face during the welcome day celebration for immigrants and refugees at Ecole Victoria-Brodeur school on Sunday.

Milay Hyjibrahim paints her own face during the welcome day celebration for immigrants and refugees at Ecole Victoria-Brodeur school on Sunday.

Dozens of people gathered at Ecole Victor-Brodeur school on Sunday during the welcome day for immigrants and refugees. The day included a cultural competence workshop, lunch cooked by refugees and immigrants from various parts of the world, live music, guest speakers and a crafts fair.