A prominent pioneer, Gurdeep Sundher has devoted 50 years volunteering for her community of Victoria. She is a champion and pivotal resource for the Indo – Canadian community. She promotes muticulturalism and diversity; she fundraises; she organizes events and she is a role model for young Indo Canadians. The Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria, the Victoria Foundation, India Canada Cultural Association, the City of Victoria’s Citizenship Advisory Committee, the People and Police Projects Committee and the provincial seniors’ advisory council are some of the organizations that have benefitted from Gurdeep’s leadership and dedication. Gurdeep demonstrates a remarkable record of service and achievement.