In order to assist Chinese new immigrants facing emergency situations, Chinese Immigrants Emergency Relief (CIER) was founded in May 2005. Canada Revenue Agency has determined that Chinese Immigrants Emergency Relief CIER qualifies for tax-exempt status as a registered charity under paragraph 149(1) (f) of the Income Tax Act (theAct). CIER’s Registered Charity Organization Business Number is 83840 2527 RR0001.
Unfortunate emergencies can be a devastating experience for the victims and their families. The experience can be even more overwhelming for new immigrants who do not have the support of extended family and who, because of lack of knowledge and language and cultural barrier, cannot access the government and non-government services and programs available to them.
www.cierf.org - 10223 - Chinese Immigrants Emergency Relief
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