Okanagan Chinese Canadian Association

Chronicle

Nov. 2010 Incorporated as a BC Society
Dec. 2010 Hosted the First Public Event - OCCA Opening Ceremony
Sep. 2011 Registered as an official Canadian Charity with Revenue Canada
May 2013 For the first time in history of the Okanagan, we formed society partnership with local Asian and Intercultural societies

to host annual Asian Heritage Month celebrations

 

Major Activities

  • Hosting three series of annual public events: Spring Lantern Festival (Chinese New Year), Moon Festival and Asian Heritage Month.
  • Operating two series programs:

Series Passion Voice - organizing weekend cultural/heritage classes for children and adults.

Series II  Understanding Canada - offering variety information sessions in the topics of Mainstream of Canadian democratic society and helping immigrants who encountered difficulties in their daily life.