Annual Labour Christmas Dinner ready to serve thousands on Christmas Eve

December 19, 2018 | News Release

Vancouver - Union members and volunteers are ready to serve up to 3,000 people at the 24th Annual Labour Community Christmas Dinner. Media are invited to attend the annual event.

Date: December 24, 2018
Time: 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Locations: Maritime Labour Centre, 1880 Triumph Street, Vancouver & Whalley Legion, 13525 106 Avenue, Surrey

The 24th Annual Labour Community Christmas Dinner will serve a spectacular family turkey dinner on Christmas Eve at Vancouver’s Maritime Labour Centre and Whalley’s Royal Canadian Legion Upper Auditorium in North Surrey.

Following the turkey and trimmings, every family will head home with a hamper of food, vegetables, clothes and toys for children.

“Our annual dinner is one of the many ways that the labour movement gives back to the community,” says Laird Cronk, President of the BC Federation of Labour.

Over 3,000 people and families take part in this annual tradition.

The Federation gratefully acknowledges the support of the Canadian Fishing Company, the Overwaitea Food Group, BC Fresh Vegetables, Community Savings and many other supporters and donors.