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International Women's Day

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Theme: MAKE IT HAPPEN

All around the world, International Women's Day represents an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of women while calling for greater equality.

Make It Happen is the 2015 theme for our www.internationalwomensday.com global hub, encouraging effective action for advancing and recognizing women.

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Thank You So Much!

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You - our donors and sponsors - are simply amazing!

Your continued support of the 80 some programs offered through Abbotsford Community Services is making a big difference in this community.

Because of your generosity –

  • Families, seniors and children living in poverty experienced a wonderful Christmas this past year and have ongoing access to emergency food supplies
  • Young moms and dads are learning how to parent their children more effectively
  • Seniors are able to enjoy time together and create new friendships
  • Youth in need of a guiding hand are receiving hope and support as they look to their future
  • Newcomers are feeling welcomed and feel they can actually have a better life here in Canada than the country they left behind

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It’s that time of year again: Tax Time.

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Please note that this article contains information for the 2015 year. For the most up-to-date information on the Income Tax program, please see the program page


Community Volunteer Income Tax Program @ Abbotsford Community Services

Over the years thousands of Abbotsford residents have come to ACS to have their taxes prepared. If you want to take advantage of this Income Tax Preparation Service, here are some things you need to know.

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2015 Diversity Health Fair

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The 2015 Diversity Health Fair will focus on the theme of “Holistic Health Care”. When visiting the Diversity Health Fair, you will have access to information in different languages about how to adopt a healthy & balanced life, how to control your weight, and strategies to enjoy daily physical activities. All of these are considered to be the best steps to prevent health related ailments and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

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2015 Cultural Diversity Awards

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View our live stream of the event here.

On Friday, March 6th we celebrate the 12th Annual Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards. This premiere event begins at 6:00 PM at the Ramada Plaza & Conference Centre. Got your tickets yet?

What is cultural diversity? Simply stated it is the inclusion of diverse people in a group or organization, it includes, but is not limited to age, abilities, ethnicity, gender, race, religion, sexual-orientation and socio-economic background.

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