Andy and Pritam Sidhu "We get a chance to taste the different variety of foods prepared by different people at public functions and witness the celebrations of each and every community at various festivals."
"There is still alot that can be done for diversity in our community. There is the need for all of us to become part of each other’s celebrations, be it religious or otherwise, more involvement in sports where mixed teams should take part."
Andy Sidhu first came out to Canada in September of 1974 and in 1976 started working for the Canada Farm Labour Pool a Federally funded program. He was the Assistant Manager for 21 years and in 1996 started publishing Abbotsford’s first bi-lingual newspaper (Punjabi & English) together with his wife Pritam who was up to then working with Abbotsford Developmental Pre-school. Both have been involved with most of the multicultural events that took place in Abbotsford over the years.