Farmworkers Candlelight Vigil – 12:00 pm Sunday, March 4, 2018
On Sunday, March 4, 2018, family, friends and community members will gather to mark the 11th anniversary of the tragic and preventable deaths of three women farmworkers: Sukvinder Kaur Punia, Sarbjit Kaur Sidhu and Amarjit Kaur Bal, who were killed as they were being transported to work in an overcrowded and unsafe van on March 7, 2007.
The ceremony will be followed by a candlelight procession to the Golden Tree Farmworkers Monument.
Date: Sunday, March 4, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Location: Matsqui Centennial Auditorium
32315 South Fraser Way
Please find attached the poster for the 2018 Farmworkers Candlelight Vigil.
We invite you to join us for this important ceremony. Please share with your union and members.