Nya Wan enjoys some snacks at the open house Wednesday evening at city hall celebrating the Dirty Laundry Campaign

Participants honoured as anti-racism campaign celebrated

Participants of the Dirty Laundry Campaign were treated to delicious snacks and many accolades at city hall Wednesday evening.

  • Dec. 1, 2016 11:00 a.m.

Participants of the Dirty Laundry Campaign were treated to delicious snacks and many accolades at city hall Wednesday evening.

Hosted by the Canadian Mental Health Association – Cariboo Chilcotin Branch, the gathering was intended to celebrate the recent provincial recognition the campaign received for its work in promoting a racism-free community.

“It really opened my eyes and it opened up a place inside me that was locked up,” said participant Nya Wan. “This campaign was my heart- it was wonderful.”

Those in attendance vowed to keep up the positive work to make the community one that embraces diversity.

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