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#SpreadJoy – Happiness in Action

Dear BACI Friends, We’d like to thank each and every one of you for participating in the #SpreadJoy challenge! We are incredibly touched by all of the support that we have received during its first week. A small act of kindness truly can make all the difference in the world. And what’s more, each act […]

The World in Burnaby

Check out this link to a new City of Burnaby initiative to make Burnaby the “Most Welcoming City in Canada.” It’s a great opportunity to participate, and show how welcoming we are — to people of all abilities and from all countries. A welcoming community is a better community.  Be part of the change you want to […]

Ken Tunnicliffe – Our Local Hero

Ken Tunnicliffe, a long-time member of the Sharing Our Future (SOF) Board, was honoured with a Burnaby Local Hero Award in November. Ken’s commitment to creating a more inclusive and welcoming Burnaby over the past 30 years — as a resident and a volunteer with Burnaby community organizations — is much appreciated by us all!

BACI’s Spooky Movie Night!

Get your spook on at BACI’s Double Feature Movie Night on October 30, from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm at 2702 Norland Avenue in Burnaby. Enjoy the “kooky” and “ooky” Addams Family movie, and then shout out for the Ghostbusters! Pizza, popcorn and tickets are $10. Tickets sold at the door. All proceeds go to […]

BACI Halloween Party!

Join the spooky fun at BACI’s Annual Halloween Costume Party on Friday, October 25, from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm at the Scandinavian Centre, 6540 Thomas Street in Burnaby. Enjoy free pizza, drinks, dancing and treats! Boo there or boo square!

BACI Raffle – A Big Win!

The winning tickets were drawn last night for BACI’s “Play it Forward” Raffle. Ginger Gibbons (pictured below) drew the 2 tickets, with Sky Thomas winning an iPhone 5, and Anne Simons happily walking away with a $200 Vancity Visa. The big winners, of course, are the babies and families in BACI’s Infant Physiotherapy Program who can […]

BACI’s BC Woodworks to Close

It is with great sadness that we announce BC Woodworks (otherwise known as BACI’s woodshop) will be closing its doors for the final time on November 30, 2013. BACI Executive Directors Richard Faucher and Tanya Sather met with BC Woodworks individuals, families and employees yesterday to discuss the difficult decision to close the social enterprise. They recognized […]

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