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Meet a Few Amazing Ladies

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Left: Jie (China) - currently working towards her Hydraulic Engineering certification in Canada Middle: Precious (Philippines) - secured a job as a casual as a Behaviour Interventionist Right: Mireia (Spain) – administrative support for a wealth management company (she worked for financial institution in Spain)

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Your Business + ACS Events = Unique Exposure

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In 2011, Lead Physician at Menno Hospital & Worthington Pavilion, Dr. Alf Chafe commented that “anything that brings seniors together is amazingly beneficial.” Which is why, in part, ACS continues to host two major annual events for seniors.

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DHF Wrap-Up 2015

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The Annual Diversity Health Fair is an important event because it connects newcomers to health services and providers in an informal community setting.

“A newcomer may be facing health related issues which they are not aware of; things like hearing loss, diabetes, risk of stroke or heart attack,” says ACS Executive Director Rod Santiago.

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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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