“This initiative aims to share Canada’s experience and support the adoption of similar models in other countries. The ultimate goal is to increase refugee protection by mobilizing the compassion that exists in communities around the world.”
Jennifer Bond, University of Ottawa

GRSI Videos

Community Sponsorship: A Growing Global Movement

Canadian Sponsorship Experiences

Community Sponsorship in the UK

Sponsored Refugee Turned Refugee Sponsor in Ireland

What does community sponsorship mean to you?


Sponsorship School

Sponsoring Refugees: What to Expect


How Communities Sponsor Refugees: Canada's Program

Mobilizing Sponsors: Maya's Story