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Past Events

  • Mar 01, 2024, 7:00 p.m. – Apr 30, 2024, 7:00 p.m.
    Location is TBD
    Be part of something impactful! AFCA BC is seeking volunteers for our 2024 in-person Tax Clinic. Lend your skills and make a difference in our community. Interested? Email Rita De La Cruz at for details. Join us in this rewarding journey!
  • Feb 17, 2024, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Burnaby, Metropolis at, Burnaby, BC V5H, Canada
    Metrotown Food Court by the Fireside, 11am to 12noon Come as you are + Connect with Friends + Anticipate BC Family Day Bring your own coffee or tea for a social chat with each other Updates + Q&A with our President Thelma Siglos Hope to see you!
  • Dec 02, 2023, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. PST
    Cameron Recreation Complex, 9523 Cameron St, Burnaby, BC V3J 1L6, Canada
    We are looking forward to see you in our 2023 Annual General Meeting and Christmas Party.
  • Oct 21, 2023, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Metrotown food court - fireside area , 4700 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC V5H 4M5, Canada
    Join us for a relaxed AFCA-BC friends gathering where we can catch up and reconnect.
  • Jul 30, 2023, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. PDT
    Agnes' Place, Vancouver BC
    It’s that time of year again when we come together to enjoy the sun, strengthen our camaraderie, and gather for our annual picnic. Our food theme for this year is potluck boodle fight and we will have games and lots of laugh after. See you there!
  • May 13, 2023, 1:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. PDT
    Burnaby, 6550 Bonsor Ave, Burnaby, BC V5H 3G4, Canada (Multi-purpose Room 2)
    Join us for an intimate discussion with our past Presidents Thelma Siglos and Tess Martires about resilience. They will share personal and professional experiences that will give us insights on how they have built this essential skill.
  • Nov 19, 2022, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. PST
    Revs Burnaby, 5502 Lougheed Hwy., Burnaby, BC V5B 2Z8, Canada
    We are looking forward to see you in our 2022 Annual General Meeting.
  • Aug 13, 2022, 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. PDT
    Lafarge Lake , 1251-1263 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, BC V3B 7Y3
    We are very excited to see everyone in person. Pack your favorite food and enjoy a summer picnic with your AFCA-BC family.
  • Jul 16, 2022, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
    Langley Community Services Society, 6470 201 St, Langley, BC V2Y 2X4, Canada
    This is part 2 of our Managing Mental Health and Well-being seminar with Laarni Abalos, a Registered Clinical Counselor at MOSAIC Youth Centre. Come and learn about various mental health issues and the coping strategies around it. Don't miss this very timely and important event. See you there!
  • Mar 26, 2022, 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. PDT
    Online via Zoom
    Mental health issues are growing at a faster rate than any other kind of disability in today’s workplace (Canadian Mental Health Association), and further exacerbated by the pandemic. It is time to remove the stigma and openly talk about our mental health. See you then!
  • Jan 15, 2022, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. PST
    Online via Zoom
    Join us in celebrating the well-lived life of Cecil Sanchez, one of the founding members of our organization. While we are saddened by this immense loss, we are also hopeful and encouraged to honor Cecil's legacy by doing our best to make his vision for AFCA a reality.
  • Nov 27, 2021, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. PST
    Online via Zoom
    We are looking forward to see you in our 2021 Annual General Meeting.
  • Aug 07, 2021, 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    Picnic Area 2 - Burnaby Central Park , Burnaby, BC V5S 3R2, Canada
    We are very excited to finally see everyone in person. Pack your favorite food and enjoy a summer picnic with your AFCA-BC family.
  • Jun 19, 2021, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. PDT
    Online via BlueJeans
  • May 27, 2021, 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. PDT
    Online event via BlueJeans
    Join us in our first Café AFCA event of the year. Meet our new members and connect with your AFCA-BC friends.
  • Mar 11, 2021, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
    Online event via BlueJeans
  • Jan 09, 2021, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. PST
    Online event
  • Jan 31, 2020, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
    Orange Dude Hotel, 1161 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC V6E 0C6, Canada
    If you're smart, you will attend this one.
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