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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…

Saturday, April 30, 2016.

vaisakhifooddriveDuring Vaisakhi celebrations at Scarborough Gurdwara, 1620 lbs of food was collected for the Daily Bread Food Bank by the Sikh sangat. The GGSCF volunteers would like to thank all those who contributed to this effort as it helps to feed some of the less-fortunate in Toronto.

Sunday, April 24, 2016.

buses3The Nagar Kirtan bus seva was a bit more challenging this year as we tried to change the way the sangat got to downtown and back. Bringing in something new is always challenging as people are used to the way things have been done previously. The changes included three bus hubs – Dixie Gurdwara, Read more…

Saturday, April 16, 2016.

cntower1This year, the Foundation entered nine climbers in the CN Tower Stair Climb for the World Wildlife Fund and $900 was raised for wildlife and environmental conservation efforts. We would like to congratulate all the participants, especially Harjot Bains who once again had the fastest time from our group and will thus Read more…

Wednesday, April 13, 2016.

vaisakhiradiothon1On April 13th, Foundation volunteers filled the radio waves of AM770 to wish sangat of the Greater Toronto Area a Happy Vaisakhi and make a collection for the children we support. Although many of us were nervous about how it would turn out since we hadn’t advertised or done a great build up leading into the event, Read more…

Tuesday, April 12, 2016.

discussion_pointSome of our volunteers had the opportunity to tell the community about the work we do on the show “Discussion Point”. They discussed our history, our child sponsorship program, and the many events we’ve done and continue to do over the years. Click here to see the full show. Read more…

Friday, April 1, 2016.

pama2016_2On April 1, Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) opened its doors for Sikh Heritage Month. The kick-off featured artwork, musical performances and live demonstrations. The GGSCF attended the event and celebrated Fauja Singh’s 105th birthday. Many people turned out to learn about his story and Read more…

Sunday, January 31, 2016.

2016-25th-anniversary3It has been 25 years since Scarborough Gurdwara opened on January 27, 1991. This was celebrated at the Gurdwara where the GGSCF had a chance to make a presentation about the activities with which they have been involved. The GGSCF was born out of the children, youth and adults that attended Scarborough Read more…

Saturday, January 2, 2016.

2016-new-year-lettersThe first meeting in the new year was used to send letters to the 50 children we sponsor through Plan Canada. Plan sent postcards with a map of Canada and volunteers wrote New Year’s greetings and drew colourful pictures for the children we support. Just like all of us like to get gifts, these letters mean a whole lot to the Read more…