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REF NO.: 60

SUBJECT: Deadline for unique holiday program approaching

DATE: Nov. 28

Memorial University of Newfoundland is seeking families from the St. John’s area interested in welcoming a pair of international students into their homes for a holiday meal.
The deadline for the Christmas Holiday Hosting Program is next week with matching set to take place on Dec. 10.
The program which matches local families with a pair of international Memorial students from around the world who can’t make it home during the holidays.
Interested families who would like to participate can e-mail or call 737-7505.

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