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PCA August 12,2018 Program – Children’s Rehearsals
PCA Calgary would like to invite Pakistani children (ages 8-15) to participate in our annual Pakistan Independence Day event. We highly encourage all children to participate in this joyous event. Children will earn an opportunity to learn more about their cultural origins in a firsthand experience. Rehearsal information is mentioned here: PCA Rehearsals Informations, please read ...
July 15, 2018
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Clean & Green Northeast!- May 13, 2018
Clean & Green Northeast!- May 13, 2018
Clean & Green Northeast! May 13, 2018 Presented to you Al Madinah Calgary Islamic Assembly, Pakistan Canada Association Calgary, Pashtun Council Canada, AFCA, Love & Humanity, and Hope for Wings Date: May 13, 2018 Time: 12:00 PM Location: 4616 – 80 Ave NE Calgary Alberta View this event at http://pcacalgary.ca/clean-green-northeast-may-13-2018/ or www.facebook.com/PCACalgary/ Event Details On Sunday May 13, 2018 Six different organizations including PCA Calgary are collaborating ...
May 11, 2018
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Annual Clothing Drive! May 12, 2018
Annual Clothing Drive! May 12, 2018
Annual Clothing Drive! May 12, 2018 Presented to you by Canadian Pakistani Support Group (CPSG) in collaboration with Pakistan Canada Association, Calgary (PCA) Date: May 12, 2018 Time: 1:00 PM- 4:00 PM Location: Pakistan Cultural Centre 507 – 4656 Westwinds Drive NE, Calgary, AB T3J 3Z5 View this event at http://pcacalgary.ca/annual-clothing-drive-may-12-2018/ or www.facebook.com/PCACalgary/ Event Details On May 12, 2018 Canadian Pakistani Support Group (CPSG) in ...
May 10, 2018
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Congratulations PCA Edmonton!
Congratulations PCA Edmonton!
On April 22, 2018 PCA Edmonton held their elections! It was great to see the community at large involved in this election. On behalf of PCA Calgary I would like to congratulate the entire community in Edmonton for democratically electing the new Team United board. Collectively, great work from all candidates, volunteers, and community members for ...
May 10, 2018
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Shahid Afridi in Calgary! Thank you everyone! – April 27, 2018
Shahid Afridi in Calgary! Thank you everyone! – April 27, 2018
A very successful event in Calgary of the Shahid Afridi Tour in Canada. It is our duty to give back to the community, and the great attendance on April 27, 2018 was proof of that! The event was held by Shahid Afridi Foundation and Islamic Relief Canada in collaboration with PCA- Pakistan Canada Association Calgary at ...
May 10, 2018
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Vigil for Asifa Bano- April 14, 2018
Vigil for Asifa Bano- April 14, 2018
Crimes against humanity are growing on a daily basis. Such unfortunate instances should be strongly condemed regardless of your location around the globe. Asifa Bano, an 8 year old was abducted, raped and brutally murdered in Jammu Kashmir. To condemn this gruesome act, PCA and PCCA in partnership with Progressive Cultural Association Calgary (Bhajan Gill) ...
April 22, 2018
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Calgary Organizations Meeting- March 31, 2018
Calgary Organizations Meeting- March 31, 2018
Many of Calgary’s organizations had a get-together to work in favor of our future growth. We discussed the strengths of our communities, areas of improvements and how to move forward. A special thanks to all organizations to make this event possible. This is a great step forward and we are sure we can work together in ...
April 7, 2018
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Pakistan Resolution Day Celebration- March 23, 2018
Pakistan Resolution Day Celebration- March 23, 2018
An amazing and very successful event of Pakistan Resolution Day! Although we didn’t intend to have a huge event and that’s why we held it at the PCA Cultural Centre, but the turnout was amazing to the point we didn’t have enough space in the hall! We apologize for that and we will book a ...
April 7, 2018
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PSL Final Live Screening! March 25, 2018
PSL Final Live Screening! March 25, 2018
An amazing feeling to see Cricket back in Karachi for the 2018 PSL final. It was played live at the PCA Cultural Centre today. Thank you everyone for coming out. A special thanks to all PCA Executives especially Wasim Sadiq, Ansar Qureshi, Tariq Khan, Shahida Pervez, Isra Tanweer And Ghulam Mustafa bhai to make this event ...
April 7, 2018
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Yaum E Pakistan Day Gift- Free Taxation- March 24, 2018
Yaum E Pakistan Day Gift- Free Taxation- March 24, 2018
Our busy weekend continues with our Yaum E Pakistan Day Gift of FREE Taxation Event coming to an end today. Many community members came to get their taxes filed for free! We have always believed in giving back to the community and that’s exactly what we have done today. First and foremost, thank you to Rauf ...
April 7, 2018
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PSL Final LIVE Screening! On March 25, 2018!!
PSL Final LIVE Screening! On March 25, 2018!!
PSL LIVE SCREENING! Bring your family and friends to watch the PSL Final! Presented to you by Pakistan Canada Association, Calgary (PCA) in collaboration with Pakistan Student’s Society (PSS) Date: March 25, 2017 Time: 8:00 AM- 12:00 PM Location: Pakistan Cultural Centre 507 – 4656 Westwinds Drive NE, Calgary, AB T3J 3Z5 Event Details On March 25 2018 Pakistan Canada Association Calgary (PCA) ...
March 20, 2018
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Shahid Afridi in Calgary · Hope for Pakistan Fundraising Tour- April 27, 2018!
Shahid Afridi in Calgary · Hope for Pakistan Fundraising Tour- April 27, 2018!
  Shahid Afridi in Calgary · Hope for Pakistan Fundraising Tour Presented to you by Shahid Afridi Foundation and Islamic Relief Canada in Partnership with Pakistan Canada Association Calgary (PCA) and CPSG. Date: April 27, 2018 Time: 6:30 PM Location: The Magnolia Banquet Hall Tickets starting at only $40! Event Details On April 27, 2018 Shahid Afridi Foundation and Islamic ...
March 17, 2018
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PCA Monthly Seniors Event on February 25, 2018!
PCA Monthly Seniors Event on February 25, 2018!
Pakistan Canada Association in collaboration with MD International and Calgary Muslim’s Advocacy group held our monthly seniors event on February 25, 2018. This event was in regards to advanced care planning, seniors housing, independent living, assisted living, nursing home, secured or lock unit and elder abuse. Such events are essential for the betterment of our ...
February 28, 2018
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PCA’s Monthly Event “Let’s Discuss our Deen”! in February 2018
PCA’s Monthly Event “Let’s Discuss our Deen”! in February 2018
PCA Calgary will be starting another monthly event! Event: Let’s Discuss our Deen Speaker: Sheikh Umar Farooq Presented to you by PCA Calgary in collaboration with ICNA Calgary Chapter Date: Sunday February 25, 2018 Time: 6:15 PM Venue: PCA Cultural Centre 507-4656 Westwinds Drive NE, Calgary, AB T3J3Z5 Our future relies within our upcoming generations. Therefore, It is essential to educate them for ...
February 23, 2018
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PCA Committees 2017-2019
PCA Committees 2017-2019
On December 30, 2017, PCA Calgary Announced the formation of Committees for the year of 2017-2019. The purpose of the committees is to assist PCA Executives and act as the advisory board for PCA Calgary through the means of the interest for the Pakistani community in Calgary and surrounding areas. After Consulting with ALL PCA Executives ...
February 21, 2018
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Yaum-E-Pakistan Gift- FREE TAX RETURN on March 24, 2018
Yaum-E-Pakistan Gift- FREE TAX RETURN on March 24, 2018
  Yaum-E-Pakistan Gift- FREE TAX RETURN for 2017 Presented to you by Pakistan Canada Association, Calgary (PCA) in collaboration with Rauf B. Kadri, Chartered Accountant, RK International INC. Date: March 24, 2018 Time: 11:00 AM – 5:00PM Location: Pakistan Cultural Centre 507 – 4656 Westwinds Drive NE, Calgary, AB T3J 3Z5 View this event at http://www.pcacalgary.ca/yaum-e-pakistan-day-gift-free-tax-return-on-march-24-2018/ or www.facebook.com/PCACalgary/ Event Details On March 24, 2018 Pakistan Canada Association ...
February 15, 2018
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Join us in our Pakistan Resolution Day Celebration on March 23, 2018
Join us in our Pakistan Resolution Day Celebration on March 23, 2018
Pakistan Resolution Day Presented to you by Pakistan Canada Association, Calgary (PCA) Date: March 23, 2018 Time: 6:00 PM Location: Pakistan Cultural Centre 507 – 4656 Westwinds Drive NE, Calgary, AB T3J 3Z5 FREE OF COST! COMPLIMENTARY DINNER! View this event at http://pcacalgary.ca/join-us-in-our-pakistan-resolution-day-celebration or www.facebook.com/PCACalgary/ Event Details On March 23, 2018 Pakistan Canada Association Calgary (PCA) is celebrating Pakistan Resolution Day with you! Many dignitaries will be joining us to celebrate ...
February 11, 2018
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Please Join us in our Monthly Seniors Event on February 25, 2018!
Please Join us in our Monthly Seniors Event on February 25, 2018!
Pakistan Canada Association Calgary will be holding our monthly Seniors Event on Sunday February 25, 2018 at the PCA Cultural Centre. The event will start at 2:00 PM. We hold these events monthly for seniors care and development. Please see the poster below for more details. We hope to see you all there! Thanks and Regards, M. ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA NW Campus Weekly Urdu Class in February 2018
PCA NW Campus Weekly Urdu Class in February 2018
Pakistan Canada Association’s Urdu Classes are looking amazing in our Northwest Campus as well with our class expanding. PCA would like to thank all the volunteers, children and the Northwest Musallah team to make this possible. A special thanks to Mrs. Naila Fahim, Mrs. Naheed Akram, Mrs. Najma Maan, Mrs. Shazia Amir, Mrs. Rabiya Qasim, ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA Monthly Seniors Event in January 2018
PCA Monthly Seniors Event in January 2018
Pakistan Canada Association Calgary would like to thank all the attendees of a successful event focusing on the benefits for seniors which was organized and hosted by Pakistan Canada Association (PCA) in Collaboration with MD International and Calgary Senior Muslims Advocacy Group. PCA is always striving to bring useful information to the community on topics of ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA Vigil for Innocent Zainab in January 2018
PCA Vigil for Innocent Zainab in January 2018
PCA Calgary held a vigil for the innocent victim and daughter of Pakistan, Zainab Ansari. Zainab was 7 years old, brutally abused and murdered in Kasur, Pakistan. PCA Calgary and our entire community condemn such horrific actions and request the government of Pakistan to take quick action and punish the culprits immediately. Our children are ...
February 11, 2018
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Calgary Police Services Diversity Event in January 2018
Calgary Police Services Diversity Event in January 2018
Pakistan Canada Association Calgary has been actively working with CPS Calgary to promote diversity among various communities for the past couple of years and will continue to do so. Special thanks to CPS/ Constable Jerry Shannon for organizing such events. Thanks to PCA’s Executives team for attending and working with the CPS & diverse communities. Thanks and ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA Committees Announcement in December 2017
PCA Committees Announcement in December 2017
On behalf of Pakistan Canada Association, I would like to thank all the Pakistani Calgarians who showed up to attend the event despite the severe weather (Around -36C). Thank you to all the volunteers and PCA executive team for their great efforts and contributions today. Thank you to all the media for coming and covering ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA NW Campus Weekly Urdu Class Registration in January 2018
PCA NW Campus Weekly Urdu Class Registration in January 2018
Pakistan Canada Association in collaboration with Islamic Association of North West Calgary (IANWC) is starting Urdu Classes at NW Islamic Centre (NW Musallah) for the convenience of Pakistani Canadians living in the NW community and surrounding area. The NW Musallah is located at 7750 Ranchview Drive. Registration will take place on Sunday, December 17 at ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA’s Participation in Eid-Ul-Adha Celebration at the Alberta Legislature on November 6, 2017
PCA’s Participation in Eid-Ul-Adha Celebration at the Alberta Legislature on November 6, 2017
PCA Executives attended the Eid-Ul-Adha event at the Legislative Assembly in which Honourable Minister Irfan Sabir invited us. Dr. Rafat Choudhry, Shahida Pervez, Bushra Ihtisham and Pervez Bhai took part on behalf of PCA. Thank you Honourable Minister Irfan Sabir and Roop Rai for your invitation and a very well coordinated event! Thanks and Regards, M. Azam ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA Weekly Quran Class Registration in November 2017
PCA Weekly Quran Class Registration in November 2017
CPSG has organized Quran Tafseer and Arabic Language Classes(for girls) in collaboration with PCA Calgary at Pakistan House in North East Calgary. For further information/registration, please see the attached poster and contact program organizer/coordinator: Aneela Azeem  403-708-3775  
February 11, 2018
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PCA NE Campus Weekly Urdu Class Registration in October 2017
PCA NE Campus Weekly Urdu Class Registration in October 2017
Pakistan Canada Association Calgary will be holding Urdu Classes every Sunday from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM to promote our language & culture among our children. Living in a foreign country it is important our children must learn to read and write our Mother Language. We invite and request all parents to register your children ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA Annual Tape Ball Cricket Tournament in August 2017
PCA Annual Tape Ball Cricket Tournament in August 2017
Pakistan Canada Association Calgary organized a 2nd Tape Ball Cricket Tournament on August 26, 2017 at Rotary Park NE Calgary. A large number of people attended this event and enjoyed the game of cricket. Thanks to the participating teams, volunteers, sponsors, PCA executives, participants, and Honorable Minister Irfan Sabir. Appreciate the great efforts of Wasim Sadiq, ...
February 11, 2018
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Pakistan Independence Day Celebration in August 2017
Pakistan Independence Day Celebration in August 2017
PCA-Calgary had the pleasure of hosting a delightful and successful Pakistan Independence Day Event, celebrating 70 years of the existence of our beautiful nation. An evening filled with several different performances ranging from live music, comedy, to children’s performances. A taste of Pakistani culture, and a celebration of the different aspects of our cultures well ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA Oath Taking Ceremony For New Executives 2017-2019
PCA Oath Taking Ceremony For New Executives 2017-2019
CONGRATULATIONS PCA CALGARY   PCA Calgary held their Elections in July 2017. We went through a process which has created unity amongst us. Our love and respect for each other has increased. It was beautiful to see everyone together mingling at the end of the election after the results. Thank you Arshad Mahmood Sahib, Waqar Manzoor Sahib ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA Election in July 2017
PCA Election in July 2017
CONGRATULATIONS PCA CALGARY Thank you everyone for coming out today and casting your vote. Today we showed every single one of YOUR vote matters. Today’s victory is dedicated to PCA. We went through a process which has created unity amongst us. Our love and respect for each other has increased. It was beautiful to see everyone ...
February 11, 2018
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PCA Land Project Inauguration in May 2017
PCA Land Project Inauguration in May 2017
Pakistan Canada Association held an inauguration in regards to the 10 acres of Land we purchased to build a new Pakistan House and Complex. This land is located at Country Hills and 100 ST NE. His Excellency Tariq Azim Khan, High Commissioner of Pakistan in Canada, Dr. Muhammad Tariq Counsel General of Pakistan in Vancouver ...
February 11, 2018
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How To Get Ready For Old Age
How To Get Ready For Old Age
In collaboration with MD International and Calgary Senior Muslims Advocacy Group, is hosting a presentation on How To Get Ready For Old Age With Dr. Hussam Bawa Please come join us 2:00 PM on Sunday January 21, 2018 at the PCA Hall located at 4656 Westwinds Dr NE, Calgary AB T4J 3Z5 Click Here For More Details  
January 20, 2018
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Volunteer for PCA

PCA Calgary coordinates numerous events throughout the year. We are always looking for volunteers, especially for our events. Our upcoming events can be found under our events page or community news. If you are looking for volunteer opportunities, then look no further. We require volunteers on a weekly to monthly basis, consistently throughout the year. Our volunteer opportunities are as follows:

1) PCA Weekly Urdu Classes- Volunteering opportunities for teachers and coordinators.

2) PCA Weekly Quran Classes- Volunteering opportunities for coordinators.

3) PCA Monthly Seniors Event- Volunteering opportunities for coordinators.

4) PCA Cultural Centre Maintenance- Volunteering opportunities to organize and maintain the hall.

5) Other upcoming PCA events which can be found by clicking here.

If you are interested in volunteering for any of these events, please feel free to reach out to us by contacting any of the PCA executives. Click here to view the contact details of the executives.

Sponsorship

Investing in your business is essential for growth and recognition. PCA Calgary offers a variety of sponsorship opportunities which includes immediate impact and long term impact in our high profile events and opportunities. Our wide range of events which are held throughout the year attract a great range of audience. Our Sponsorship opportunities are as follows:

1) Immediate Impact- PCA Weekly/ Monthly Events held at the PCA Cultural Centre.

2) Immediate Impact- PCA Website and Social Media.

3) Mega Events- PCA’s Mega Events are held throughout the year and attract a phenomenal range of audience. A great example of this would be our mega event of Pakistan Independence Day in which we sold over 700 tickets. To view this event please click here.

If you are interested in any of our sponsorship opportunities, please feel free to reach out to us by contacting any of the PCA executivesClick here to view the contact details of the executives.

 

New Comers

PCA Calgary understands the struggle newcomers face to settle. Therefore, for their assistance, we hold professional development events and job information sessions. In addition, we also have committees of professionals who have experience for a number of years. If you require assistance of any sort please feel free to reach out to us by clicking here.

PCA Cultural Centre

The PCA Cultural Centre is a multipurpose community centre. The PCA Cultural Centre accommodates many types of events in various sizes with a capacity of 200 people. We are located at:

507 – 4656 Westwinds Drive NE
Calgary, Alberta Canada

The rent for our Cultural Centre is very affordable and starts at $200.

If you would like to like to book the PCA Cultural Centre, please follow the steps below:

1) Go to our Events Page by clicking here to check if the day and time you would like to book the hall is available.

2) Contact the executives by clicking here to inquire about further availability as well as pricing and the purpose of your booking.

3)  Submit your deposit and sign booking form.

If you have any further questions about the booking process, you may contact the PCA Executives by clicking here.