Guru Nanak Food Bank Honored with Community Impact Award


TSAWWASSEN, Delta: Guru Nanak Food Bank was awarded the prestigious Community Impact Award at the Delta Chamber of Commerce Excellence Awards 2023.

The award was presented to the organization in recognition of its outstanding contributions to the community and its relentless efforts to combat hunger and food insecurity.

The award ceremony took place on last night at Tsawwassen Delta and was attended by a distinguished gathering of individuals and dignitaries, including Mayor of Delta Georgie Harvie, MLA Ian Paton, DPD officer Jaspreet (Jessy) Sahota, and many others who have played an integral role in the community.

The Board of Directors of Guru Nanak Food Bank, including Narinder Singh Walia, Inderjit Dhillion, Anup Loodu, Bill Sandhu, Neeraj Walia, and Surinder Manj, were present at the event to accept the award on behalf of the organization. In his acceptance speech, GNFB Secretary Neeraj Walia expressed heartfelt gratitude to the dedicated volunteers who have tirelessly worked to ensure that no one in the community goes hungry.

Neeraj Walia also emphasized the crucial role played by Guru Nanak Food Bank and extended gratitude to Mayor Harvie for the unwavering support of the City Council and the Mayor’s office, without which their mission would not have been possible.

The Community Impact Award serves as a testament to the significant and meaningful work undertaken by Guru Nanak Food Bank in addressing hunger and food insecurity within the community. The organization remains committed to its mission of making a positive impact and enhancing the well-being of those in need.

Guru Nanak Food Bank wishes to extend its heartfelt thanks to the Delta Chamber of Commerce for recognizing their dedication and impact on the community.