December 18, 2015 17:46 ET

Bed and Breakfast Canada Helps Open Doors to Syrian Refugees

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 18, 2015) - Bed and Breakfast Online Canada Inc. ("") today announced Bed and Breakfast owners are offering discounted/complimentary rooms to Syrian refugees arriving in Canada.

Starting immediately, several member properties across Canada have opted in to this initiative to help those refugees needing accommodation.

BBCanada reached out to its membership earlier this month and received an overwhelming positive response, members eagerly supporting the creation of a Syrian Refugee B & B Housing Registry established by

Executive Chairman Patrick Power stated "We are so very proud of our membership for reaching out to these individuals and families in their time of such desperate need. It is this type of humanitarianism that defines Canada".

BBCanada will be working closely with national and municipal organizations to facilitate short-term and potentially longer-term stays.

About was created in August 1994 and went online in January 1995. is 100% Canadian owned and operated, the first Canadian B&B registry on the Internet and remains the largest and most influential in the country. For more information on the Syrian Refugee B & B Housing Registry please email: and for more information on BBCanada, visit

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