Another Brick In Nepal (ABIN) continues work on Sharada School in Aapchaur

Now that monsoon season is finally over, work is able to continue on Another Brick in Nepal's (ABIN) second project: the Sharada School in Aapchaur. The foundation is complete, the rebar is tied in place for the first floor columns, and work has begun on the walls.

Many VICA members have supported ABIN in their efforts to rebuild Nepal with the support of the local community. This includes: 

On October 16th, nine members of ABIN are travelling to Nepal to visit Sharada, as well as ABIN's previous project.

The ABIN Board is made up of a group of like-minded people living on Vancouver Island. Rob Tournour, of VICA Member Rob Tournour Masonry, started the organization with his wife Sumitra Tornour, Randy Jones, and Alana Jones.

Follow their blog for updates on their project:
Attend their fundraiser and silent auction on November 20th:

February 28, 2019

Hockey 4 Food; Canucks Alumni VS Loaves & Fishes

On February 7 through the weekly eNews & Project Bulletin, VICA members had the chance to enter their name into a draw for a pair of tickets to the Fishes & Loaves charity hockey game against the Canucks Alumni on Sunday, March 10th at Frank Crane Arena in Nanaimo.
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