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Past Events in 2015

  • RCD Inaugural Technology Fair through a Disability Lens - Aug 15, 2015
  • Thank you for all the supports from community partners, RCD members and community at large, we have had outstanding attendance at the RCD first Tech Fair on Aug. 15. Over 100 attendees visited the fair, joined the presentation and it turned out to be a huge social event for everyone. We organized four presentations at the Tech Fair and they were all very well attended. Thank you to Aroga Technologies, Assistive Technology BC, Neil Squire Society and Wolfe Mobility for bringing most useful information on technology to our attendees.

    Click here to view all Exhibitors

    Click here to view the Presentations at Tech Fair

    Click here to view the Video of Smart Car for people using wheelchair


  • RCD 2015 Second Community Hot Dog Day - Jul. 30, 2015
  • RCD Colouring Contest - Announcing 4 Winners
  • RCD 2015 First Community Hot Dog Day - Jul. 16, 2015
  • Canada Day Raffle Ticket Winner: B016
  • Community Children Creative Drawing Arts Day - Jul. 4, 2015
  • RCD at 2015 Canada Day Parade - Jul. 1, 2015
  • Chinese Support Group attended Multicultural Heritage Festival 2015 in Minoru Park - Jun. 27, 2015
  • RCD Chinese Support Group held 2015 summer picnic at South Arm Park - Jun. 20, 2015
  • RCD received over 50 guests at Doors Open Richmond - Jun. 6 & 7, 2015
  • RCD hosted successful Invisible Illness Awareness Forum - May 9, 2015
  • As part of the RCD 30th Anniversary Celebrations, the RCD hosted an Invisible Illness Awareness Forum on May 9, 2015, at the Richmond City Hall Council Chambers. Over 70 people showed up for the 3-hr event, and as most said, had an informative afternoon with keynote speaker Patty Emery and our 7 panelists (Carmen Westerheim, Daryl Luster, Heather Divine, Karen Hannah, Tsukasa Roy Sakata, Simeon Garriott & Sudha Madhuri Devi Sikha). RCD Board Chair Vince Miele was there to support the event, and the entire RCD staff team and some volunteers were the key factor the forum ran smoothly.

    Click here to view the Event Program, with presenters' biographies.

    Click here to view the Photo Gallery.

    Thank you for all attending, special thank you to Alan Hill of the City of Richmond; his support was integral to the materialization of this event.


  • Frances Clark's Celebration of Life - May 6, 2015
  • Thank you everyone who joined Frances Clark's Celebration of Life yesterday, May 6 at the Richmond Curling Club. Many old and dear friends of Frances gathered together to look at the amazing works done by Frances. We'll miss you a lot Frances.

    Click here to view Celebration of Life Program - In Memory of Frances.

    Click here for Photo Gallery.

    Here are some messages remembering Frances:

    - Letter from Mayor Malcolm Brodie, City of Richmond

    - Letter from Jennifer Larsen, a life-long friend of Frances

    - Letter from Shawn Logan, past RCD Board Member

    - A collage of messages to remember Frances


  • Congrats to RCD Board Member Jasmine Mann - Apr. 30, 2015
  • Congrats to Jasmine Mann of RCD Board! she graduated from the Youth Now Program on April 30, Eliana Chia (also an alumni) and Ella Huang from RCD were happy to be at the graduation ceremony.



  • Frances Clark: Rest In Peace - Apr. 23, 2015
  • 30th Anniversary Celebration Kick-off and Volunteer Appreciation Dinner - Apr. 22, 2015
  • It was a huge success of the RCD 30th Anniversary Celebrations Kick-off and Volunteer Appreciation Dinner on April 22. Close to 120 guests attended the event and had a good time! Photos and video clip were taken including the kick-off Ceremony, singing of National Anthem, the RCD staff performing a Mandarin song, some group photos, also award presentations to special volunteers and door prize winners. It was indeed an enjoyable occasion; recognizing volunteer for their contribution, relaxing ambience and excellent company.

    View Kick-off video clip

    View Kick-off Ceremony photos

    View dinner photos Part 1

    View dinner photos Part 2

    View dinner photos Part 3


  • Richmond Kiwanis Club Supported RCD Again - Apr. 7, 2015
  • Thank you to Bessie Fok and Bob McHale of Richmond Kiwanis Club for bringing a donation of $3,200 to the RCD on April 7, 2015. They have been a strong supporter to the RCD for many years, and we greatly appreciate their care to bring appropriate services to people with disabilities.




  • Dare to Dream Foundation Visited RCD & Brought Gifts - Mar. 25, 2015
  • Dare to Dream Foundation visited the RCD on Mar. 25 and donated many prizes for our Volunteer Appreciation Dinner on April 22 and other 30th Anniversary celebrating events. The devotion of their youth leaders to make a better world for everyone is inspiring, and help us to achieve our goal. Thank you for your support!






  • VanCity Showed RCD 30th Anniversary Celebration Display - Mar. 23 to Apr. 13, 2015
  • Thank you to VanCity Richmond Community Branch on No. 3 Road for providing space for a beautiful display of the 30th Anniversary Celebrations of the RCD, and a first glimpse of the 2014 RCD Fundraising Gala - Spring Back to '85. They have also supported the RCD by becoming a Ruby Sponsor for the celebration events.





  • FS Financial Strategies co-hosted RDSP Information Sessions with RCD - Mar. 21, 2015
  • Successful information session was held on Mar. 21 on Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) with good attendance, most participant agreed that it was an information and practical session. Thank you to the FS Financial Strategies team for co-hosting a series of 4 workshops and special thank you to presenter Scott Low, founder of FS Financial Strategies, kicked off the inaugural session. The photo shows the FS team, second from the left is Mr. Scott Low.





  • RCD Chinese Support Group Hosted Festive Spring Dinner - Mar. 14, 2015
  • On March 14, 2015, the RCD Chinese Support Group hosted its annual Spring Dinner. Nearly 90 guests attended this festive event, enjoying excellent food and quality time with friends. Thank you to the hardworks of the Chinese Support Group Committee, and everyone who supported this annual event.


    Click here for Photo Gallery.



  • RCD Joined RCCS Spring Dinner - Mar. 5, 2015
  • RCD Board Chair Vince Miele, Vice Chair Tom Parker and ED Ella Huang joined Richmond Chinese Community Society¡¦s Spring Dinner on March 5, 2015.





  • RCD Found Frances Clark 80th Birthday Party - Mar. 3, 2015
  • A wonderful party was held at Frances Clark's house (founder of RCD) on March 3 to celebrate her 80th birthday. Many good friends and guests came to this special early open-house party; lots of good fun, reminiscence of the good old times, delicious foods and beautiful birthday cake. Frances said THANK YOU to all her friends, she had a most fantastic time seeing everyone.






  • RCD Strategic Planning - Jan. 30, 2015
  • RCD held a strategic plannign session for staff and board on Jan. 30, 2015. It was a very productive meeting, with keen enthusisam from all stakeholders. Thank you Councillor Alexa Loo and John Foster from City of Richmond joined our meeting and provided valuable inputs.


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