Amnesty International Canada

Site: Group 21 Burlington - Mailing Address

Service: Amnesty International Canada

Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-800-266-3789
Website www.amnesty.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/amnestycanada
Instagram Instagram: instagram.com/amnestycanada
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/amnesty-international-canada
Pinterest Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/amnestycanada/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/AmnestyNow
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/amnestycanada
Primary Contact Wilf Ruland, Coordinator; Phone: 905-648-1296; Email: deerspring1@gmail.com
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Mailing Address c/o Wilf Ruland 
766 Sulphur Springs Rd 
Dundas, ON L9H 5E3
Physical Access Fully Accessible - meeting location
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name AI
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Donations ; Fees - Membership
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Amnesty International Group 21 Burlington works impartially to prevent violations of people's fundamental civil and political human rights by governments and opposition groups by participating in various campaigning and fundraising activities:  
* carries out letter writing programs, shows films and holds conferences that educate people about human rights issues  
* annual fundraising dinner each June 
 
Of special interest to the Burlington Amnesty group are: 
* the human rights situation in Colombia  
* rights of indigenous people in Canada (with a focus on the Amnesty Stolen Sisters campaign)  
* human rights abuses being committed by the People's Republic of China (including in Tibet)  
* actively campaigning for the release of Mr. Huseyin Celil, a Canadian citizen and Burlington resident, who has been sentenced to life in prison in China
Hours Meet third Mon of each month (except holidays), 7:30 pm at St Christopher's Anglican Church, 662 Guelph Line, Burlington
Dates Sep-Jun
Areas Served Burlington - and area
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Contact for information.
Languages English
Fees Membership
Categories and Classification
Service Categories International Human Rights Programs ; Political Action/Lobbying Groups ~ Human Rights Issues

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