Free Prescription Medications now available for Everyone Under 25 in Ontario

Ontario Becomes First Province to Cover Prescriptions for Children and Youth Prescription medications are now free for everyone under the age of 25 in Ontario. As of January 1, the province has made the biggest expansion to medicare in Ontario in a generation, providing drug coverage to over four million children and youth across the province. The launch of OHIP+: Children and Youth Pharmacare is a national milestone as Ontario becomes the first province to provide prescription drug coverage to children and youth. Premier Kathleen Wynne was in downtown Toronto to celebrate this national mi...
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FCCM/CCCM The Belt and Road Business Forum on Dec 8,2017 – A Great Success!

December 8,2017 MARKHAM—  FCCM/CCCM "The Belt and Road Business Forum and Reception" was held successfully at the Markham Chinese Cultural Centre of FCCM on Friday Dec 8 from 12 pm to 2 pm. Many guests attended the business forum including Hon. Michael Chan, MPP Markham-Unionville(Minister of International Trade) , Mary Ng, (MP Markham-Thornhill), and Mr. E Defeng, Counsellor and Head of Commerce Section, the Consulate-General of the Peoples Republic of China in Toronto as keynote speakers,  Nirmala Armstrong, (York Regional Councillor of Markham), Mr. Thanakrit Luangasnathip, Consul & ...
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FCCM / CCCM Business Forum and networking Lunch Dec 8

Federation of Chinese Canadians in Markham (FCCM) and its Chinese Chamber of Commerce in Markham (CCCM) will be hosting a Business Forum and Networking Lunch on  Friday, December 8, 2017 from 12pm to 2pm. All are welcome! FREE for CCCM members, $20 for non-members. ( Can also join or renew at event) Come join us for this networking event and enjoy delicious food! Special guests incl Hon. Michael Chan, MPP Markham-Unionville ( Minister of International Trade) and Mary Ng, MP Markham-Thornhill, and Ms. Ji,Peng,  Vice Consul(Commercial) and Mr. E Defeng, Counsellor and Head of Commerce Section...
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TD Taste of Asia Festival 2018 -Booking is now available

Taste of Asia is an street festival organized by the FCCM. Noted as Canada’s Largest Asian Festival, it expects over 180,000 visitors annually and takes place on Kennedy Road from Steeles Ave E to Clayton Drive. TD Taste of Asia Festival 2018 is expected to take place on June 23rd & June 24th , 2018 (Saturday 11am – 11pm, Sunday 10am – 5pm). Booking is now available. If you are interested in becoming a vendor, please call Ms. Doris Lai at 905-946-1137  or   905-946-1272 between 9:30am to 4pm Monday to Friday to reserve your booth. For detailed information, please visit www.taste-o...
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TD Taste of Asia 2018 will present 2 hours of continue entertainment by the Afghan community

Taste of Asia is an street festival organized by the FCCM. Noted as Canada’s Largest Asian Festival, it expects over 180,000 visitors annually and takes place on Kennedy Road from Steeles Ave E to Clayton Drive. TD Taste of Asia festival 2018 is expected to take place on June 23rd & June 24th , 2018 (Saturday 11am – 11pm, Sunday 10am – 5pm). Attendance is free and major attractions included 2 hours of continue entertainment by the Afghan community on Sunday June 24, 2018 2pm to 4pm. Please support us by coming out and enjoying our event that we here at FCCM strive to produce for t...
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TD/FCCM Mid-Autumn Thanksgiving Celebration at Pacific Mall was a Huge Success!

October 08, 2017—Markham—The much anticipated TD/FCCM Mid-Autumn Thanksgiving Celebration at Pacific Mall has put on an fantastic Carnival, entertainment and activities. The celebration featured a spectacular performance show including singing, Chinese ribbon dancing, fire guy show, amazing magic acts, Turkey giveaways and fun filled entertainment that had audiences and special guests entertained. The event also featured activity booths with  lantern paper crafts, Autumn/Thanksgiving colouring sheets for kids, FUNtastic Thanksgiving carnival photo booth for all visiting families and honored...
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Prime Minister’s Greeting Letter for TD/FCCM Mid-Autumn Thanksgiving Celebration

Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, sent his warmest Thanksgiving and Mid-Autumn greeting to FCCM and Markham via Mary Ng, M.P. Markham-Thornhill.  Richmond Hill MP, Majid Jowhari gave his greeting and presented the Prime Minister's greeting to Dr. Ken Ng  on Pacific Mall stage during TD/FCCM Mid-Autumn Thanksgiving Celebration on October 8,2017.  
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FCCM CCCM Letter to Big-O-Tree

October 1, 2017 Big-O-Tree Games Inc. Markham, Ontario, Canada Dear Sirs/Madams, Re: Dirty Chinese Restaurant” We, at the Federation of Chinese Canadians in Markham and the Chinese Chamber of Commerce in Markham are really disappointed and disturbed to see such a racially profiled game appearing in the market of video games which can affect so many people, especially our next generation. That the Big-O-Tree, a company located in Markham, is producing it is even more of an atrocity. Markham, as everyone knows, is a city that is truly proud of her multicultural mosaic which has given her a...
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National Day of People’s Republic of China Flag Raising Ceremonies 2017

Federation of Chinese Canadians in York Region, partnered with Consulate General of PRC in Toronto, organized another year's of successful Chinese Flag Raising ceremony in York Region on China's national day, 10 am in Richmond Hill, 1pm in Markham and 3pm in Vaughan on Sunday October 1,2017. Hundreds of residents participated and celebrated together. joined by 3 levels of Government representatives, MP Majid Jowhari, MP Deb Schulte, MPP and Minister Reza Moridi,MPP Gila Martow; Richmond Hill Mayor Dave Barrow, deputy mayor Vito Spatafora and council members Godwin Chan, Castro Liu and Tom Muen...
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FCCYR’s Fun Summer Day at Saddlecreek Park was a Huge Success!

Fun Summer Day at Saddlecreek Park! Federation of Chinese Canadians in York Region (FCCYR) celebrated post Taste of Asia success by hosting a fun summer picnic day at Thornhill’s Saddlecreek Park (insert address). We welcomed everyone to attend free of admission and had a huge turn-out! To show appreciation to the volunteers and staff that dedicated countless hours to the organization and planning of the Taste of Asia festival, FCCYR filled the whole afternoon full of exciting activities and performances for the whole park to see! The Red Maple Senior Group provided sensational entertain...
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