JOIN THE SURREY REFUGEE YOUTH TEAM!
July 27, 2018

The Surrey Refugee Youth Team (SRYT) is expanding its membership. We are looking for volunteers to join our team.

The SRYT was established in 2017. It is a leadership group comprised on youth living in Surrey who came to Canada as refugees. It is co-chaired by four youth, who work closely with the Surrey LIP Project Team and SRYT to plan and conduct youth engagement activities and support refugee youth engagement in the Surrey LIP. For more information, please visit http://www.surreylip.ca/strategies-projects/surrey-refugee-youth-team.

Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • I am between 16 and 25 years old
  • I arrived to Canada as a refugee or have refugee experience
  • I have an intermediate (or higher) level of English
  • I am interested in community building
  • I am interested in developing new leadership skills
  • I am available to attend meetings on Friday evenings (1-2 times a month) and occasional Saturday events

If you would like to contribute your ideas, develop new skills, and connect with community members, apply today to join the Surrey Refugee Youth Team.

Deadline extended to Friday, August 17, 2018.​

Contact: refugeestrategy@surrey.ca

Download Application Form