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PAFRAS 2016 Annual Report…

Find out all that we’ve been doing for refugees and asylum seekers ! Click here

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PAFRAS Office and food room move.

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April 2016

Support for asylum seekers who are reporting to Waterside Court Reporting Centre. We have moved and have a new website!: Address: Leeds Unity Centre, Ebor Court, Skinner Street, Leeds LS1 4ND Telephone: 0777 151 7135  Call before visiting. Fax: 0113

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PAFRAS in the news.

PAFRAS in the News! Recently, Polly Toynbee, from The Guardian newspaper called in at our Thursday Drop In to see for herself the needs of destitute asylum seekers and what we can do to help them. Her article formed part of

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A retirement message from Christine Majid – PAFRAS Founder

A Retirement message from PAFRAS Founder and Manager Christine Majid Dear all, I am writing to inform you all of my forthcoming retirement from PAFRAS at the end of the calendar year. It has been an incredible journey over the

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Hyde Park Picture House hosts UK premiere of ‘Refugee – The Eritrean Exodus’

Queueing in light rain is not everyone’s idea of fun, but last night [Tues 1st Dec] over one hundred people made the effort  to come and watch this challenging film and to hear Director Chris Cotter  tell the story of how

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PAFRAS Statement

PAFRAS Trustees are sad to report that our manager of 12 years, Christine Majid, will be retiring at Christmas. Christine founded PAFRAS in 2003 and has steered it through many turbulent times including successive Government attacks on Refugees and Asylum

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Fusion gig at the Holbeck

  Many thanks to Ben & Hannah [the support act ] and Fusion for some great music last Saturday. Between us we raised about £130.00. Thanks too to the Holbeck and staff for such cheerful help and welcome.

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2015 Cricket Fundraiser

  Cricket Fundraiser 001 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 12 St George’s Church cricket team vanquish Mosaic Church team to raise funds for ‘Spacious Places’ and PAFRAS.

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Refugee week party !

Bingo with shampoo as a prize! Lots of food! Thanks to Hamara and everyone else who contributed to a great time at Pafras’ refugee week party.

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