About 30 folk gathered at the Kamloops airport this week to welcome our new friends to Canada.
Many of those who gathered were from R.A.F.T. (Refugees And Friends Together), a local group sponsoring refugees. Kamloops United Church’s Refugee Resettlement Committee is part of RAFT a its founder.
Derm & Fliss chat next to the curious man with the hat.
Enjoying each other’s company as we await the arrivals.
R.A.F.T. members Verna, Tacey and Sepke chat with KUC’s Chuck. (RAFT = Refugees and Friends Together, a group made up of different church and secular folk, together with the KUC Refugee Resettlement Committee.)