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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…

Sunday, December 27, 2015.

pwf_thanksSome of the girls we support in Nepal saying a big Thank You to GGSCF volunteers for supporting them. Nice Santa Hats…very appropriate for the holidays.

Thursday, December 3, 2015.

gurunanakfooddrive2015This November, the sangat at Scarborough Gurdwara generously donated 5,590 lbs of food to the Daily Bread Food Bank as part of the Guru Nanak Food Drive. GGSCF volunteers would like to thank all those who contributed to this effort as it goes a long way in helping less-fortunate families in Toronto Read more…

Sunday, October 18, 2015.

00medalHarmander Singh joined an exclusive club of those who have completed 100 marathons at the STWM this year. He finished the distance in 4h 44m 30s and was joined by many friends who ran 5km, half marathon and marathons to mark this occasion. Some were taking part for the first time while others Read more…

Saturday, October 3, 2015.

img_2563On a cool autumn morning with brisk winds blowing, 42 adventurers gathered at Toronto’s Edwards Gardens to begin this year’s Guru Nanak Walk. Following the ardas, the journey began down Wilket Creek through parks and trails which eventually lead into the Don River and Valley. From there, some Read more…

Sunday, August 30, 2015.

funday2015_4This year at Scarborough Gurdwara’s Picnic, the GGSCF organized a 400m race in honour of Milkha Singh’s performance in the final of the same event at the 1960 Rome Olympics. 95 participants took part in the challenge and although no one came close to Milkha Singh’s time of 45.6 seconds, the fastest time was set by Read more…

Saturday, July 25, 2015.

seniorstrip_1On July 25th, GGSCF volunteers took the seniors to Niagara Falls for the Annual Seniors Trip. Two buses took seniors to the falls from Mayfield, Dixie, Malton, and Scarborough Gurdwaras. The seniors were first able to visit and have langar at the new Gurdwara in Niagara and learn about the Sikh community there. Read more…

Sunday, July 12, 2015.

cansikh2015_2The GGSCF again collected donations and served food at the Can-Sikh Tournament at Wildwood Park in Malton. This year the amounts collected were much less due to their being no kabaddi but there was an excellent children/youth soccer tournament with lots of excitement. The day was wonderful, it did not rain like previous Read more…