Victoria Dr. BIA Summer Festival
On August 12th, 2017, the SVCPC, along with other organisations, participated in the Victoria Dr. BIA Summer Festival at Jones Park.
Photo by Rod Raglin
Canada Day 2017
On July 1st, 2017, Canada celebrated its 150th birthday. SVCPC volunteers participated in 3 Canada Day events. Volunteers attended Sunset Community Centre, Kensington Community Centre and the ANAVETS Legion #26. The weather was beautiful and everyone had a great time. All 3 events were well attended, as everyone showed off their love for Canada. Everyone enjoyed great music, food and entertainment. SVCPC volunteers gave out crime prevention literature and handed out packs that contained helpful tips for when to call 9-1-1.
SVCPC Board Of Directors 2017-2018
On May 30th, 2017, the South Vancouver Community Crime Prevention Society held their Annual General Meeting at the Vancouver Alpen Club located at 4875 Victoria Drive. The well attended event saw the election of the 2017-2018 Board of Directors. They bring with them a wealth of knowledge and experience. These professionals are high energy and are already very much involved in the community they work or live in. Congratulations to all SVCPC Board of Directors for your energy and dedication to help improve community safety and reduce crime through crime prevention education and the implementation of crime prevention services, programs and initiatives. The top 10 volunteers of the year were recognised for their commitment. The volunteer of the year was awarded for outstanding dedication to the SVCPC.
2017 Vaisakhi Parade
Our volunteers participated in this years Vaisakhi parade. Thousands of people came out to attend the event.
The streets were filled with diversity, music and delicious food.
Vaisakhi is an important day in the Sikh community as it celebrates the Khalsa,by the tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh Ji, in 1699.