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Call us at 514-274-8117 & sign up for our FREE & PART TIME French courses

WHERE: PARC-EXTENSION

WHEN: JANUARY 8 TO MARCH 24

FOR WOMEN : MONDAY & WEDNESDAY 9 AM -12 PM

MIXED CLASS: MONDAY & WEDNESDAY 6 PM-9 PM

SPACES ARE LIMITED.. CALL NOW! 

 

Nov. 21, 2018 -The Shield of Athena’s 24th Annual Art Auction, brought together 200 guests & 36 exceptional artists and generated $95, 000 for a 2nd step resource for victims of family violence. Patrons of this year’s event were: Dr. Peter & Mary Limniatis.

The event’s spokesperson & Montreal’s Social Gal; Jennifer Campbell opened the event and the evening’s fabulous auctioneers were CJAD’s Eramelinda Boquer & Joanne Vrakas from Breakfast Television.

This year’s special recognition award was presented to The Rassco Foundation for raising $20, 000 for our 2nd Step Resource.

We would like to recognize the attendance of His Excellency Michalis Gavriilidis; Consul General of Greece, His Excellency Dariusz Wiśniewski, Consul General of the Republic of Poland in Montreal, Representing the mayor of Laval: Municiple councilor –district Abord-a-Plouffe Mr. Vasilios Karidogiannis and Emmanuella Lambropoulos; Liberal   MP for St Laurent.

 

Sponsors of the Event were: Mercedes-Benz Laval, Caisse d’Économie Sociale, Dr. T. Dionisopoulos; plastic surgeon, Pantazis & Associés, Médispa Victoria Park, Le 1000,  Air Canada  Foundation, City of Montreal

Media sponsors were: Breakfast Television, CJAD, Global Television & Mike FM

 

We were very happy to accept the invitation of Emmanuella Lambropoulos; Liberal Candidate in St laurent to appear before the Standing Committee of the Status of Women and present on the challenges faced by victims of family violence and the importance of offering services and information in different languages. In the picture, our executive director Melpa Kamateros with Eva Nassif MP for Vimy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UPCOMMING ART AUCTION!

SUNDAY NOVEMBER 18 AT LE 1000 (1000 De la Gauchetière)

FOR TICKETS: CALL US AT 514-274-8117 OR PURCHASE ONLINE:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/24th-annual-art-auction-tickets-51267377105?aff=erelexpmlt

 

 

HOLD THE DATE! 

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FREE FRENCH CLASSES FOR IMMIGRANTS
Beginner level (part time)
Where: District/arrondissement Parc-Extension
When : From April to June 2018
For women only: Monday and Wednesday from 9am to 12pm
Mixed group: Monday and Wednesday from 6pm to 9pm
call now for registration or information :  (514) 274-8117 ( limited places)

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NEW FILM ON HONOR BASED VIOLENCE 

Interviews with the Cultural Intermediaries of the Shield of Athena Family Services regarding their perceptions of the project on Honour Based Violence  and on the issue of Honour Based Violence.  The film 

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NEW MULTILINGUAL INFORMATION LINE ON CONJUGAL VIOLENCE
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FREE FRENCH COURSES FOR IMMIGRANTS
For more details call Marie-Claude at: 514-274-8117
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