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Volunteer of the Month

March 2020

Lily Dyson

One-on-One English Tutor

Lily Dyson has been an Immigrant Centre volunteer for just over one year. To date,… Read More

February 2020

Gabriele Goldstone

One-on-One English Tutor

Gabriele Goldstone has been an Immigrant Centre volunteer for almost three years. She joined the Centre in July 2017 and since then has been a committed volunteer,… Read More

January 2020

Mercedita Marasigan


I arrived here in Winnipeg on April 27, 2014. As a new immigrant, I was learning and at the same time exploring ways to settle here in Winnipeg…. Read More

November 2019

Frances Biela

English Conversation Class Facilitator

Prior to joining the Immigrant Centre as a volunteer English Conversation Group Facilitator, Frances Biela worked in childcare for many years…. Read More

September 2019

Donna Cosgrove

Citizenship Ceremonies

 Donna Cosgrove has been an Immigrant Centre Manitoba volunteer for almost four years.  Her friendly personality was a perfect fit for the Ladies in Red,… Read More

August 2019

Sabrina Ferreira de Paula-Morier

One-to-one English Tutor

By the time Sabrina Ferreira de Paula-Morier joined the Immigrant Centre (IC) as a volunteer,… Read More

July 2019

Poznma Maan

Cooking & Nutrition Class Assistant

Poznma Maan started volunteering at the Immigrant Centre in January
2019. Poznma volunteers as a Cooking and Nutrition Class Assistant,… Read More

June 2019

Sofia Hagos Woldetsione


Sofia Hagos Woldetsione has been volunteering at the Immigrant Centre
(IC) Language Bank since February 2019,… Read More

May 2019

Soudabeh Golpaygani

English Conversation Class Facilitator/Translator

Soudabeh came to Canada from Iran, where she was a nurse before changing careers to become an English teacher…. Read More

April 2019

Ingrid Price

Citizenship Ceremonies

Ingrid Price has been an Immigrant Centre volunteer for over 10
years. She started out back when the Centre was located on Edmonton
Street,… Read More

March 2019

Larisa Segida


I arrived in Winnipeg on September 1, 2003. Knowing about my
translation experience in Russia,… Read More

February 2019

Roshani Perera

Settlement Services Intern

Roshani Perera is a third-year Social Work student at the University
of Manitoba. She started her practicum at the Immigrant Centre in
September 2018 under the guidance of Sandra Albanez, Director of
Settlement Services and Roselyn Advincula,… Read More