good deeds

After two successful years raising money for cancer research, the third annual Mela for Cancer event is back for more.

The festival, which takes place this Sunday, Aug. 18, from noon to 5 p.m. in Gyro Park, will showcase Punjabi culture with performances, cuisine and fun for the whole community.

In its first year alone, the event raised $15,220. In just two years, it’s raised over $35,000 for the B.C. Cancer Foundation.

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