Tuesday 12th December 2017
Sanctuary Northern Rivers: Working for refugees worldwide.

Sanctuary Northern Rivers inc is a volunteer organisation with minimal administrative personnel.

Enquiries can be made via email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Major Sponsors

  • Lismore Lantern Parade

    Lismore Lantern Parade are delighted to provide some lanterns for the Sanctuary Event. These will form part of the backdrop for the Gala event. Lanterns: • Lion • Giraffe • Zebra • Hippo • Baby elephant which is being made at the moment for the Western Plains Zoo and just Read More
  • Ramada Ballina

    A prize voucher for 2 nights stay in a one bedroom suite. Valued at $470.00 Ramada Hotel & Suites Ballina 2 Martin Street, Ballina, NSW, 2478, Australia Ph: 1800 826 181 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.ramadaballina.com.auwww.ramada.comwww.wyndhamhotelgroup.com Read More
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Association Objects

Sanctuary Northern Rivers Inc. is an organisation committed to the betterment of the life and welfare of refugees throughout the world. It accepts that persons flee their home and country for fear of persecution — be it for their race, their religion, their nationality, political opinion or because they belong to a particular social group. Many of these people are unable to return home. Frequently, they remain in intractable situations, in makeshift shelter, dependent upon in adequate sources of food and water, living with prevailing hostility and daily vulnerability. Their fundamental human rights of freedom, and their aspirations of hope are elusive, their lives seemingly without opportunity for a future of stability and joy. Sanctuary Northern Rivers Inc. brings together people and institutions of all persuasions and common interest, in an effort to better the lives of refugees in a compassionate and just manner.

The objects of Sanctuary Northern Rivers Inc. are to:

  1. support refugees who seek to settle in the Australian community through sponsorship, financial, material and pastoral assistance;
  2. assist friends and families of refugees in developing an ongoing livelihood;
  3. promote an understanding of refugee issues in the local community
  4. assist in the development of public policy;
  5. seek to promote a deeper understanding of refugee concerns amongst the youth of the local community.

Announcements

  • Constance on The Edge Screening

    Constance coming to Lismore The new Australian documentary, Constance on the Edge, will be feature...

  • We Say Thankyou

    To our many friends, and members of Sanctuary Northern Rivers, we say thankyou for your support. It may...

  • Membership Renewal

    You can download, print and complete the membership renewal form:...

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