Tickets on sale for Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards

Annual event takes place March 4 at the Ramada Plaza and Conference Centre in Abbotsford

Fred Lee

Fred Lee

Tickets are now on sale for the 13th annual Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards.

Recognizing best practices of organizations and individuals that embrace the diversity in the community, the evening features a buffet dinner, local entertainment and emcee Fred Lee of CBC Radio One’s The Early Edition and Vancouver’s “Man About Town.”

The awards ceremony takes place Friday, March 4 at the Ramada Plaza and Conference Centre, with doors opening at 6 p.m.

The event is presented by Abbotsford Community Services in partnership with Mission, and Chilliwack Community Services as well as the Langley New Directions English Language School.

Each year, the awards receive nominations for businesses, programs, initiatives, schools and leaders that work towards building an inclusive community, providing their clients and customers with accessible environments, and having workforces reflective of their community.

Nominees from Abbotsford, Mission, Langley and Chilliwack that exemplify the spirit of cultural diversity will be celebrated.

Tickets are available by contacting Patricia Driessen at 604-308-5673 or visiting  Abbotsford Community Services, 2420 Montrose Ave.

Visit abbotsfordcommunityservices.com/CDA for more information.