About US

Raricanow is a non-profit organization (NGO) registered in Canada. Our aim includes promoting human rights for all LGBTIQ+ refugees and newcomers, leverage service provision to address needs and continue promoting conversations, sharing triumphs and focusing on being part of institutions rectifying struggles through political, social, economical and cultural means.

Initiated in 2017, we are so glad the support you give us has propelled us forward as we move to achieve our mission. We are here to address the pending issues about the queer community, formulate ways to influence policy so that one day all will be well. We believe in such a time when all will be preaching to the world that every single life matter regardless of the differences in origins, race, face, hair, shade of skin, language, skills and who their next door community member is.


1.Assurance: We are established to promote dignity for all persons.

2. Leadership: We are a support space for those who want to be involved in promoting dignity for all.

3. Partnerships: provide leads to services that promote a quality life such as; education, courteous service providers, community agencies and community members willing to support an improved life for all.

4. Asylum Process: Come talk to us about asylum issues. Let us begin the conversation and after point you to the right direction. We connect individuals to services they need and assist them to navigate the asylum process.

5. Livelihood: We Provide opportunities for growth in refugee entrepreneurship by connecting RaricaNow! members with the broader 2SLGBTIQ+ Community.

6. Movement Building: We network with other refugees both locally and internationally to build a collective and critical mass of right thinking, focused and unified people contributing to their communities and world at large.

Your donations go toward facilitating immigrants in thriving and seeking quality life promoting practices and services in Canada. We are grateful, you support our organisation in contributing to making dignity possible for all. The whole person matters.

Please click this link to make donations:https://www.gofundme.com/f/raricanow-lgbtiq-refugees-amp-newcomers-community?pc=ot_vs_campaignplus_r&rcid=r01-156000435408-f40582bc9da64814Your

Your kind donation, will enable us to coordinate, collaborate and build a social justice movement to leverage Transgender refuge’s agency and autonomy at a local, provincial, national and international level; to enhance the collective capacity to advocate for all LGBTIQ+ refugees and Persons of Colour rights and access basic services. We promote equal rights ,awareness , education, advocacy and access to culturally relevant support and services for transgender refugees. We value equity, integrity, humanity, social justice for all and most especially for the Trans community.

Health and policies
Community work
Pride events
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Our Services

Advocacy For Comprehensive Health Policies And Dignity For All
Leverage opportunities for cultural sensitivity, entrench the goals of diversity and inclusivity. T...
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Advocating For Change in Canadian Policy and Legislation
Advocating for change in Canadian policy and Legislation that will promote health and wellbeing of...
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Up coming activity
Up coming activity
May 8, 2019
We are pleased invite members of the community to attend
The fundraising
The fundraising
April 30, 2019
We do fundraising for all the groups and people in our community that need us at the time of need. We continue to raise awareness and do what we can to support our member Geofrey who is f...
Transgender day of visibility &Water park Day
Transgender day of visibility &Water park Day
March 29, 2019
RaricaNow and Shades Of color Bring to you afamily picnic at the water park. This will comes with a lot of fun activity and community boarding games. You can't afford to miss sign up with ...
RaricaNow Bi-weekly meeting
August 8, 2019
We invite our members, volunteers, and others who wish to come . After an incredible pride month and fun swim and BBQ , our organisation will be resuming regular operations to hold spaces c...
RaricaNow! Entrepreneurship project with community
RaricaNow! Entrepreneurship project with community
June 20, 2019
KATIITI JEWERIES ART HEALSCraft making has been the best therapy ever. Crafting has helped me to reduce my anxiety, improve my moods and increase happiness all of which has helped me to ...
June 20, 2019
THE REASON OF HOPE Raricanow is a non-profit organization that Promotes Human Rights for all LGBTIQ+ refugees and newcomers in Canada, and raises awareness about current gaps in serv...

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