By Fr. Karam Alraban
I am writing to advise of the current status of the Parish's Refugee Sponsorship Committee.
I would like to extend my gratitude for your continued generosity and kindness in assisting with our Refugee
Parksville's Church of Ascension is trying to raise $40,000 to sponsor a refugee family from Syria or Iraq. Alraban said the process is expected to take about six months.