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Saturday, April 1, 2017.

pama_1Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) once again began its annual exhibit for Sikh Heritage Month. Foundation members were at the kick-off once again to tell others about our activities, and getting the word out about Inspirational Steps. They were also celebrating Fauja Singh’s birthday as he turned an incredible 106 years Read more…

Saturday, December 3, 2016.

15259255_553100014814728_5196152760434852841_oEvery year the GGSCF gets together to reconnect and plan for the coming year. This year we decided to make it a little more challenging! To thank all our wonderful volunteers for their hard work and dedication to the Foundation we took them to archery tag! Thirty five volunteers gathered at Archers Arena on December 3rd and released Read more…

Monday, November 28, 2016.

vaisakhifooddriveThis November, the sangat at Scarborough Gurdwara collected 5,289 lbs of food for the Daily Bread Food Bank as part of the Guru Nanak Food Drive. We thank all those who contributed to this effort as it goes a long way in helping less-fortunate families throughout the GTA.

Saturday, November 12, 2016.

20161112_193140sMature students visited the Gurdwara to learn more about Sikh faith and practice. They were attended by GGSCF volunteers who showed them around the Gurdwara and also explained Sikhs beliefs and practices. They also enjoyed the langar, especially the rice and sholay, and some were adventurous and tried ladoos.

Saturday, October 22, 2016.

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It was a wonderful autumn day with the sun shining bright, albeit a windy one on which 38 hikers joined in a 14.5km walk along Highland Creek. The journey started at Thomson Memorial Park and wound its way around the creek, through ravines, golf courses, neighborhoods, under bridges, through the Scarborough Campus Read more…

Sunday, October 16, 2016.

img_1813The GGSCF again had presence in the STWM with those inspired by Fauja Singh and many taking part following Inspirational Steps in May. Harmander Singh came with a Sikhs in the City Team from UK and completed his 111th marathon. Pritpal completed his first marathon, along with Sandeep and Tajinder. Harjot, Sukhdeep, and Read more…

Sunday, August 21, 2016.

img_5691Over 100 seniors on three school buses visited Peterborough’s world famous lift lock and the Riverview Park & Zoo. The seniors were greeted by local Sikhs, councilors and politicians, who welcomed them with flags, a band and police escort onto McBride Island on the Otonabee River where they had a picnic and Read more…

Saturday, August 13, 2016.

gsu-kidsWith overcast skies, the annual G.S. United Soccer Tournament began in the morning and saw both the youth and the men’s teams compete. Later in the afternoon, the fun day got off to a rocky start with the weather, as it rained on and off. At about 1pm, there was massive downpour and much of the sangat fled the park to seek shelter and Read more…

Saturday, June 18, 2016.

wc1The GGSCF were once again helping C-SASIL with the annual wheel chair race held at Brampton Soccer Centre. In total, 10 teams entered and each team consisted of 5 members who completed two laps each. Though the fastest received prizes, all those who participated got an appreciation of what it is like to try and Read more…

Sunday, May 22, 2016.

is2016_17What a fabulous day it was for all involved at Inspirational Steps 2016. 433 runners took part in 5km, 12km, half-marathon, and full-marathon races, starting at different Gurdwaras across the GTA and finishing at Dixie Gurdwara. The weather was perfect for running and walking and some marathoners even began at Read more…