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Saturday, July 9, 2011.

img_3406sOn Saturday July 9th seniors from across Toronto took a day trip to Niagara Falls. The Guru Gobind Singh Children’s Foundation has been organizing this trip for many years but what made this trip different was that the seniors came from across the GTA. Two buses picked up seniors from Dixie Gurdwara, Mayfield Gurdwara, Malton Gurdwara, Rexdale Gurdwara and Scarborough Gurdwara. Read more…

Friday, July 1, 2011.

img_5833_01July 1, 2011, the Guru Gobind Singh Children’s Foundation participated in the annual Canada Day Parade held in Scarborough, Ontario. This year, the foundation members met up at Scarborough Town Centre to decorate the two vehicles that would be part of the parade. The parade started promptly at 4pm with members of the foundation, along with a local Sikh Bhangra team and Martial Arts group, Read more…

Sunday, April 24, 2011.

On Sunday April 24, 2011 thousands of Sikhs from across Ontario gathered for the annual Nagar Kirtan from the CNE to Queen’s Park. The weather was great day as the colourful procession of the Guru Granth Sahib and sangat passed through the streets of Toronto after a morning diwan at the Better Living Centre. Here langar was also served to thousands. The GGSCF again looked after the buses now for the 5th year and the service went off much smoother than last year. There was the usual rush as Read more…

Saturday, April 16, 2011.

cn_tower_2011On Saturday April 16th, 39 climbers from the Guru Gobind Singh Children’s Foundation took part in the CN Tower Stair Climb for the World Wildlife Fund. Although it was a wet and windy day this did not dampen their spirits as they tackled the 1776 steps to the main observation deck. The fastest person up from the GGSCF group was Amandeep Chahal who climbed in 12m27s and set a new record for Read more…

Wednesday, April 13, 2011.

Happy Vaisakhi
from everyone at the Guru Gobind Singh Children’s Foundation

Join in all these events going on this month,

April 14, Vaisakhi One Match Bone Marrow Clinic
April 16, Cn Tower Stair Climb
April 8 to 16, Food Drive Across 18 Toronto Gurdwaras
April 24, Buses Sewa at Nagar Kirtan

Please contact us if you are interested in volunteering for these events.

Wednesday, January 5, 2011.

radio01 January 2, 2011 the listeners of SurSagar gave tremendous support from their hearts to an appeal by host Baltej Singh Pannu to support mentally challenged children at the Navjivini School of Special Education in Patiala, Punjab. The pledges were collected by the volunteers of the Guru Gobind Singh Children’s Foundation (GGSCF). If all the pledges are honoured this will double the number of children the GGSCF sends support to 90 to 180 children. The GGSCF would like to Read more…

Saturday, January 1, 2011.

A new year is upon us and the journey to help children around the world continues. The Guru Gobind Singh Children’s Foundation would like to thank all donors, sponsors, and volunteers for their continuing support. By working together, our community is changing the lives of many needy children around the world. From all of us at the Guru Gobind Singh Children’s Foundation, we would like to wish everyone a very happy new year.

Monday, November 29, 2010.

gurunanakfood1 On our 9th Annual Guru Nanak Food Drive we achieved the highest collection totaling 12,053 lbs of food(previous record of 7,736 lbs). We now have 18 Gurdwaras involved which is also a new record. We had 2 trucks and a van collecting the food all day on November 28, a true team effort with almost no breaks. A big thank you to Read more…

Sunday, November 14, 2010.

sewa_fb_2010Sunday November 14, 2010, eight volunteers from the GGSCF went to help out for the first time with the new Seva Food Bank in Mississauga. The food bank was started in September this year and in October volunteers came to the GGSCF meeting to train the volunteers which lead to this effort. The volunteers spent time taking food orders from those that use the food bank and then filling these food orders Read more…

Saturday, November 6, 2010.

school_visitSaturday November 6, 2010, mature bible college students from Peterborough visited the Gurdwara in Scarborough. The students are studying world religions and each year the class makes a trip to visit the various places of worship in Toronto and the Gurdwara is usually the last place they visit as they get to try the langar before they head back to Peterborough after a long day. Read more…