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British-Indian schoolgirl wins PM’s Points of Light award

British-Indian schoolgirl wins PM’s Points of Light award
Moksha Roy, who received the award from Deputy British Prime Minister Oliver Dowden last week, started her journey by volunteering for a UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) initiative against microplastic pollution.

British-Indian schoolgirl wins PM’s Points of Light award

Canada's first turbaned police officer appointed chair of WorkSafeBC

Canada's first turbaned police officer appointed chair of WorkSafeBC
Born and raised in Malaysia, Dhillon immigrated to British Columbia in 1983 at the age of 16. He made history by being the first RCMP member to wear a turban as part of the uniform, and also received Queen Elizabeth II Golden and Diamond Jubilee medals for community service.

Canada's first turbaned police officer appointed chair of WorkSafeBC

Storyteller with a Story: Harpo Mander

Storyteller with a Story: Harpo Mander
Brown Girl Guilt was born, a podcast through which Harpo provides language to the shared experiences of brown girls and unpacks her brown girl guilt, while continuously exploring what a world without that guilt looks like. In 2022 alone, Harpo released 28 Brown Girl Guilt episodes, which were listened to across 79 countries. 

Storyteller with a Story: Harpo Mander

Setting the Pace: Jeevan Singh Badwal - Vancouver Whitecaps FC’s Rising Centre Midfielder

Setting the Pace: Jeevan Singh Badwal - Vancouver Whitecaps FC’s Rising Centre Midfielder
Earlier this year, he was selected for the Canada U-17 men’s soccer team that played the 2023 Concacaf Men’s Under-17 Championship in Guatemala, beating Puerto Rico 3-0 in the quarterfinals to qualify for the 2023 FIFA U-17 World Cup that will be played in November. 

Setting the Pace: Jeevan Singh Badwal - Vancouver Whitecaps FC’s Rising Centre Midfielder

Azra Hussain, COO of Surrey Hospitals Foundation awarded YWCA woman of distinction

Azra Hussain, COO of Surrey Hospitals Foundation awarded YWCA woman of distinction
Azra is a gifted leader, bringing more than 20 years of executive experience to her role as Chief Operating Officer at Surrey Hospitals Foundation. She has professional designations as a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE).

Azra Hussain, COO of Surrey Hospitals Foundation awarded YWCA woman of distinction

Navi Kaur Dhillon’s First Children Book Celebrates Diversity and Challenges Traditional Beauty Standards

Navi Kaur Dhillon’s First Children Book Celebrates Diversity and Challenges Traditional Beauty Standards
Navi Kaur Dhillon's first book "This Is Me, Kaur" exposes children to a story that celebrates diversity and challenges traditional beauty standards, helping them to develop a positive self-image and a deeper understanding and appreciation of the beauty in the world around them.

Navi Kaur Dhillon’s First Children Book Celebrates Diversity and Challenges Traditional Beauty Standards