CPABC Burnaby/New Westminster Chapter

Burnaby/New Westminster Annual Chapter Lunar New Year Gathering Event Recap

By Ashling Diamond
Published Date: Jan 31, 2023
Burnaby New Westminster Annual Chapter Lunar New Year Gathering
Photo credit: Getty Images

After almost a 3 year hiatus, the Burnaby/New Westminster Annual Chapter Event and Lunar New Year Gathering returned on January 14, 2023 at the Lee Garden Seafood Restaurant in Burnaby.

There were 93 CPABC members, candidates, students, and staff attending the event, enjoying the 10-course banquet lunch together. This year the celebration was combined with a Virtual Food Drive with the Great Vancouver Food Bank. We were pleased to have Terra Paredes, Manager, Community Events & Engagement from the GVFB, join us with a great presentation.

Through this event, members learned more about the Chapter, GVFB, as well as being able to catch up in-person with each other and it was great seeing new faces as well. 

The Chapter wishes to thank everyone who came and wishes you a Happy Lunar New Year to you and yours in the Year of the Rabbit!

Attendees at Lunar New Year Event enjoying brunch

Attendees at Lunar New Year Event enjoying brunch

Burnaby New Westminster Chapter Volunteers

Terra Paredes from the Great Vancouver Food Bank speaking

Photo credit: Burnaby/New Westminster Annual Chapter

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