Multicultural Association of Saint John Inc.
|Record #: HDC0226||Last Modified: 12 Jul 2018||Last Full Update: 12 Jul 2018|
|Primary Contact||Melana Iverson, Executive Director, Multicultural Program Director, Project Coordinator, Multicultural Association of Saint John Inc.; Phone: 506-849-8778 * 506-658-8020; Email: email@example.com|
|Mailing Address||5 Bartlett Rd
Rothesay, NB E2H 2W8
|Description & Services|
|Description of service(s)||The Multicultural Association was formed in 1980 and was provincially-incorporated on November 8, 1984 as a charitable, non-profit, non-denomination, non-partisan Multicultural Association. Actively promotes New Brunswick’s Policy on Multiculturalism, its goals and objectives as supported by the Multicultural Act of Canada (1988), as supported by the Canadian Human Rights Act (1977) and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (1982).
Our purpose is to work for equal treatment for citizens of all cultures, in matters of cultural expression, in matters of human rights and access to and participation in all aspects of civic life and society.
Stakeholder support, facilitation and referral services in the on-going development of multicultural programming, services and initiatives throughout all sectors (business, health education and community).
Human Rights Advocacy Services
Policy Development Activities are provided through a primary representative of the Multicultural Association of Saint John Inc. at the Local, Provincial and National Level.
Multicultural Enhanced Settlement and Orientation Services for Newcomers (Fee for Service)
M.A.S.J. Inc. offers a Corporate Sponsorship Program that provides an accessible opportunity for stakeholders to demonstrate better support and respect for multiculturalism and human rights.
Multicultural Awards and Recognition Program
|Hours||Appointments are available upon request.|
|Areas Served||Charlotte County ; Kings County ; St John County|
|Boundaries||Saint John Region: Sussex to St. Stephen, inclusive of the Village of St. Martins and the Town of Grand Bay Westfield|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) - 99 year(s)|
|Fees||Membership - Annual Membership - Individual $20.00, Family $25.00, Student/Senior $5.00, Sm. Business, Community Groups/Non-Profits/Associations $35.00, Company/Corporation $175.00 ; Membership - Annual Membership - Individual $20.00, Family $25.00, Student/Senior $5.00, Sm. Business, Community Groups/Non-Profits/Associations $55.00, Company/Corporation $175.00|
|Located In Community||Saint John|
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity|
|Elections||MASJ Inc. is governed by an elected Board of Directors and in accordance with the By Laws of the Multicultural Association of Saint John Inc. (M.A.S.J. Inc.).|
|Print Material||Membership Application Form
New Brunswick's Policy on Multiculturalism - Mandate Document
Heritage Performer (Individual/Group) Application Form
M.A.S.J. Inc. Corporate and Event Sponsorship Application Package
Multicultural Festival of Colours Exhibitor Application Package (M.A.S.J. Inc. Members)
Multicultural Festival of Colours Exhibitor Application Package (M.A.S.J. Inc. Non-Members)
Multicultural Festival of Colours Exhibitor Application Package (M.A.S.J. Inc. Government/Corporations)
Multicultural Festival of Colours Heritage Performance / Group Application Package
Multicultural Regional Awards and Recognition Nomination Package
|Designated Day/Week/Month/ Events||FREE PUBLIC CELEBRATIONS OF CULTURAL EXPRESSION, MULTICULTURALISM AND EQUALITY
Date: September 23, 24, 25 2016
Event: Multicultural Festival of Colours
CELEBRATE CANADA EVENTS
Date: June 21 (annually)
Event: National Aboriginal Day Event
Date: June 27 (annually)
Event: Canadian Multiculturalism Day Event
OUTREACH ACTIVITIES, EVENTS AND SERVICES
Human Rights Advocacy, Cultural Community Development, Multicultural Event Development & Facilitation Services, Multicultural Program & Policy Development & Event Facilitation Services, Multicultural Speaker Presentations
|Service Categories||Human Relations Groups ; Immigrant/Newcomer Accompaniment Programs|