Markham Celebrates Establishment of the Hakka Economic and Cultural Alliance

 

International cities build relationships among their Hakka population

 

Join Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti; Regional Councillor Joe Li (ceremony host); Members of Markham Council; and international municipal delegations for the establishment of the Hakka Economic and Cultural Alliance.

 

To celebrate this special day, a gala dinner will be held in the evening with the Hakka community.

 

When:        Friday, September 20, 2013    

 

                          12:30 a.m. –1:30 p.m.    Signing of Memoranda of Understanding (MOU)

 

(1) Hakka Economic & Cultural Alliance MOU

 

(2) Friendship City Relationship MOU

 

                    1:30 p.m.  – 2:00 p.m.   Light Lunch

 

                          6:00 p.m.                         Gala Dinner

 

Where:       Press Conference & Lunch      Markham Civic Centre, Council Chamber/Canada Room

 

                                                                        101 Town Centre Blvd.

 

Gala Dinner                                Premiere Ballroom & Convention Centre

 

                                                                        9019 Leslie Street, Richmond Hill

 

Who:          Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti

 

                    Ceremony Host – Regional Councillor Joe Li

 

                    Members of Markham Council

 

                    Delegates from participating Hakka Cities

 

        Dignitaries from City of Ganzhou, Jiangxi Province, China

 

        Dignitaries from City of Hsinchu, Taiwan

 

Hakka Associations:

 

  • Yin Hua Association of Ontario

 

·         Tsung Tsin Association of Ontario

 

·         Hakka Youth Association of Toronto

 

·         Hakka Helping Hands 

 

·         Toronto Hakka Seniors Association

 

·         Fui Toong On Society of Ontario

 

·         Club M (Regroupement Mauricien de Toronto Incorporé)

·         Jiangxi Association of Canada 

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