The Quebec Tamil Development Association – had their official opening on Sunday, May 21st 2017 at Alex Manoogian Centre in Ville Saint-Laurent. QTDA is a registered Not-For-Profit organization which aims at helping Tamils to socially integrate in Quebec society by staying true to their values and culture. They aspire to become an unified voice and to represent Quebec Tamils on a municipal, provincial and federal level. Receiving over 200 guests including important community leaders such as:
Mayor Alain De Souza, MP Emmanuella Lambropoulos, MP Gary Anandasangaree, MP Faycal El-Khoury, MP Eva Nassif, Mr. Graham Carpenter, MP Frank Baylis, Mr. Lionel Perez, Mr.Francesco Miele, Mr.Ramsey.
Director of Maison d’Haiti, President of Philippino Association, Commissionaire of the French School Board and President of CPJME and Dr. Varatharajah.
Awards were presented to:
• Sinthusha Kandiah, founder of Divinart for Youth Leadership
• Quebec Tamil Elders Association for Elder Leadership
• Montreal Tamil Health Initiative for Health empowerment
• Montreal Tamil Soccer Association and Special Recognition for Montreal Blues & Montreal Staff-Young Hearts for Youth Sport Empowerment
• Irusu Newspaper for Community Awareness
SM Dance Crew
Vamathy Fine Arts
Maturalaya Natya Pali
514-467-7399 – Niroshi
438-448-9780 – Kevin