Friday, January 1, 2016


Let's start the New Year off on a high note, with positive wishes and high-hearted hopes for ending suffering everywhere. As writer George Eliot (1819-1880) said, "What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?"

Toronto Symphony Orchestra Celebrates What Syrians Bring to Canada

Published in Dec. 2015
In Canada we see no contradiction in belonging to more than one nationality or culture. In fact these shared identities are the basis of our success. We celebrate this success as we celebrate the arrival of Canada's newest residents and their path towards becoming full members of Canadian society.