Farida Bano Ali

Surrey, British Columbia

With a professional background in psychiatric nursing and a as respected leader in BC’s Muslim community, Farida has a deep commitment to strengthening her community in unique and groundbreaking ways. Farida is a strong voice for the prevention of domestic violence, child abuse, bullying and immigrant and refugee issues. A liaison with BC’s Ministry of Children and Family Development and on the board of the Multifaith Action Society building bridges within and between faith communities. Farida is to be commended, as well, for her fundraising efforts for Vancouver General Hospital’s Mental Health Centre.


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