What We've Been Up To

WHTO in the Community

Speaking Engagements

Events We've Participated In

Events We've Supported

Thought Pieces

Get to know Destin AI, Jusoor Disruptor Lab Winner

Destin.ai founder and CEO Nargiz Mammadova  sat down to tell us how she developed her artificial intelligence platform to help newcomers integrate, how it can help Canada become more inclusive and whats on the horizon for Destin.ai.     What does a typical...

Our weekend at #MigrahackTO

It’s a gray day in Toronto, with rain pouring on the empty streets downtown. Inside the cozy confines of Mozilla’s Adelaide Street office a group of hackers, facilitated by Bianca Wylie, are reviewing the insights, challenges and opportunities surfaced over the course...

MCIS Language Solutions to host #MigrahackTO

MCIS Language Solutions will host #MigrahackTO on November 3rd – 5th. This community hackathon brings together journalists, web developers and non-profit organizations. Together they will be educated on visualizing data, the stories behind the numbers and...

Get to know Jusoor Disruptor Lab Education and Learning winner and On the Spot Language founder Anesh Daya

We managed to fit into the busy schedule of On the Spot Language founder and winner of Jusoor Disruptor Lab for education and learning, Anesh Daya.  We wanted to know more about his Newcomer Program, what this win means for the organization and how his curriculum...

Jusoor Fifth Annual Global Conference: Newcomer Food Exhibitor Ani Hjir

With Jusoors Fifth Annual Global Conference happening this weekend, We wanted to know more about newcomers who will be sharing their settlement journeys, as well as the initiatives which helped them integrate socially and economically into Canada. I was lucky enough...

Jusoor Fifth Annual Global Conference: Newcomer Food Exhibitor Majeda Boshi

With Jusoors Fifth Annual Global Conference happening just next weekend, we wanted to know more about newcomers who will be sharing their settlement journeys, as well as the initiatives which helped them integrate socially and economically into Canada. We sat down for...

RVezy and the Toubeh Family

After hearing about the Toubeh’s family journey curtesy of RVezy we wanted to know what inspired the company’s intiative and how others can learn from their example. We spoke to Ariella McNaught to find out more! What inspired RVezy to offer this trip to...

Get to know LoveArabic Co-founder & Chief Culture Guide, Waleed Nassar

We sat down for a chat with Co-founder & Chief Culture Guide for LoveArabic Waleed Nassar. We wanted to know more about this initiative and show you the wonderful work happening in Toronto to increase diversity and breaking barriers between neighbors. Hi Waleed,...

Rania Younes, WHTO Co-Founder & Breaking the Language Barrier Panel Discussion moderator, post-event remarks and thanks.

Thanks to everyone who helped organize and run last night’s WelcomeHome.to discussion on Language barriers (and for those of you who came and participated too!) We heard over and over last night “put yourself in their shoes”, so I am sharing this all...

Put Yourself in the Shoes of a Refugee

Put Yourself in the Shoes of a Refugee Islamic State aggressors have decapitated and eviscerated many ladies and kids in terrible assaults on Syrian towns which have left 52 individuals dead. Imagine for a second that you have family in a country we all see as safe...

WHTO Impact

iamsick.ca partnership

Information Sessions for Engaged Citizens

Syrian Salad Club

Volunteer Toronto partnership

Network Weaving

Settlement System Consulting