The Karate Kids

How is it that two refugee families from Colombia and Syria have found a “second home” at Shotokan Karate YXE?

One might expect that soccer would be the sport of choice for children from Syria or Colombia. But for two refugee families living in Saskatoon, it is all about karate.

The kids passion for karate is due in large part to the commitment, passion and generosity of Sensei Brad and his staff at Shotokan Karate YXE.

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Nest Saskatoon is holding its first Trivia Quiz Night on Sunday, October 27, at St. Martin’s United Church. The event features a fun and quirky trivia quiz, delicious hors d-oeuvres, desserts, prizes and a silent auction. The trivia quiz, written expressly for Nest Saskatoon, features questions that emphasize Canadian events and culture with a focus on all things Saskatchewan. Two quiz masters will be our … Continue reading Join us!

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Nest submitted two more refugee sponsorships this month with the support of a special fund established by the University of Ottawa Refugee Hub and the Shapiro Foundation. One sponsorship is to bring an Eritrean refugee woman with six kids and the second is for a refugee man from Myanmar who has friends in Saskatoon. Both sponsorships are through the Canadian government’s Blended Visa Office Referral … Continue reading Look who is coming: