Global TV Interview | Money Matters Workshop

AHC is hosting an ABC Life Literacy Canada Money Matters workshop this afternoon in collaboration with St. Francis Women’s LINC program. View yesterday’s Global TV interview with our Executive Director, Aftab Khan who does an excellent job describing AHC’s involvement with the community, as well as the importance of financial literacy for newcomers!

Annual AHC Staff Retreat

On Tuesday, March 13 & Wednesday, March 14th AHC held it’s annual two-day staff retreat at the Edmonton Inn. This event served as a way to bring together the whole AHC team to discuss the events of the year including: program achievements, challenges and goals for the next year. We also had the opportunity to…

Women’s Symposium 2018

On February 10th, AHC staff and clients attended the 2018 Women’s Symposium event, organized by Women’s Initiative Edmonton and sponsored by the City of Edmonton. City Councillor Bev Esslinger and Honourable Stephanie McLean, Minister of the Status of Women joined several guest speakers to share knowledge on how we can impact and influence our society…

Volunteer Appreciation 2018

On Friday, February 10th, 2018 AHC held its annual volunteer appreciation event at the Central Lions Recreation Centre, hosted by Michelle Luyimbazi & Aminat Tijani. The event brought together over 100 people including: volunteers, community initiative groups, partner agencies, staff, and students gathered in order to recognize and celebrate the enormous contributions that AHC volunteers…

Syrian Volunteers Christmas Appreciation

Over the past year, Marilyn, Catherine, and Nadia have been volunteering their time with several Syrian families aimed at teaching more about the Canadian culture and the use of the English language for daily social activities. In appreciation of the ladies volunteer contributions, members of the Syrian team put together a small Christmas celebration, which was hosted…