Observer News Service
An Indo-Canadian is among the39 British Columbians representing 27 communities throughout the province, who were honoured at the sixth-annual BC Community Achievement Awards ceremony held at Government House in
Gurdeep Sundher of
“Sundher has been an extraordinary volunteer in her community, serving on civic committees, the India Canada Cultural Association and the Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria,” said a government press release.
"Each one of these award winners has made a lasting contribution to help all
British Columbians by building stronger neighbourhoods, stronger communities and a stronger province,"
"It is a privilege to showcase and honour the contributions each of these
recipients has made," said British Columbia Achievement Foundation chair Keith Mitchell. "The diversity of this year's recipients demonstrates that there are people contributing to building our province in every corner of B.C."
In total, 45 British Columbians from 30 communities received the 2009 award.