The Black Tie Affair, a gala fundraiser organized by PICS in support of PICS Diversity Village, a culturally sensitive extended care home for seniors on Saturday garnered a whopping $400,000 bringing the total up to an impressive $850,000 for the project.
Thanking all sponsors and the community PICS CEO Mr. Charan Gill said, “We are overwhelmed with the faith and the support that the entire community has shown for this project. We can assure you that when built PICS Diversity village will indeed be a legacy our future generations will be proud of and a testament to the values and the traditional circle of care that we have all inherited.
Canada’s National Defence Minister Honourable Harjit Singh Sajjan was the keynote speaker and many other notable personalities were in attendance.
Photos by Lisa King