Community Work

Ellersli's Youth Mentorship Program

Posted on January 19, 2017

Thank you to all the youth participants that came out to this evening's seminar on housing and homelessness, part of the Edmonton-Ellerslie Youth Mentorship Program. A special thanks also to Andres Calderon,…

Gupurab Ceremony

Posted on November 28, 2016

Incredibly honoured to be part of the first Gurpurab Ceremony hosted by our province. Guru Nanak Dev Ji's teachings of equality and inclusion are values we continue to fight for. Thank you to the Sikh…

Day of the Dead

Posted on November 2, 2016

Yesterday was an incredibly special day, along with the Latin American and Indigenous community, we celebrated Dia de Muertos or Day of the Dead for the very first time at the Alberta Legislature. We…

Coaches Appreciation Event

Posted on September 27, 2016

Every year thousands of individuals across Canada take time out of their busy schedules to coach teams in their communities. Last Friday the Edmonton-Ellerslie Constituency Office Staff and I chose to…

Community League Days

Posted on September 20, 2016

I would like to extend my deepest gratitude to all the community league volunteers that put so much effort into celebrating Community League Day in the City of Edmonton. Yesterday the following community…

Coaches Appreciation Event

Posted on September 15, 2016

Hello friends, our office is hosting our first annual Coaches Appreciation day for coaches in the Ellerslie/Millwoods area. We would like to meet with coaches from the area to celebrate their leadership,…

Moving Towards A Living Wage Campaign

Posted on August 28, 2016

Today we had a great group of volunteers come out and go door-to-door canvassing in poll 74 in Walker Lakes. We were welcomed with warm smiles as we talked to constituents about moving towards a living…

Fair election system necessary

Posted on August 16, 2016

Our government is strongly committed to creating a fair, democratic and modern electoral system that doesn’t put special interests ahead of average Albertans. But we continue to face fierce resistance…

Within the Law

Posted on August 5, 2016

 Dear Constituents of Edmonton-Ellerslie and all Albertans, Everybody in our province, whether they be individuals, groups, companies or government bodies, have to act within the law. The law is there…

Ratha Yatra

Posted on August 2, 2016

It was an honour to participate in the opening ceremony of the Hindu community's Chariot Festival, Ratha Yatra. As you will see from the photos, representations of the deities are brought from inside…

Sadhana Music and Dance Society

Posted on June 24, 2016

Thanks to the Sadhana Music and Dance Society and the Usha Kala Niketan, my wife and I had the wonderful opportunity to enjoy the music and dance of Pandit Birju Maharaj and the rest of his company.…

Canada Day Breakfast

Posted on June 23, 2016

Please join me to celebrate Canada Day on July 1st by attending our Canada Day Pancake Breakfast. There will be fun for the whole family, including a bouncy castle and face painting for our children.…

Renowned Artist AJ Louden Unveils Mural

Posted on May 13, 2016

On this day, we had the privilege of unveiling the talented work of Adrian AJA Louden, renowned muralist and street artist. AJ was contracted to paint a mural that highlights the history of the Edmonton-Ellerslie…

Youth Mentorship Program

Posted on May 12, 2016

Our office is excited to have launched our Youth Mentorship Program, a program which is focused on building young community leaders. The program currently has 9 participants, boys and girls all coming…