Trung Sisters Commemoration

March 26, 2016

Senator Ngo traveled to Toronto to meet with key community leaders and to attend a cultural Commemoration of the Trung Sisters with the Vietnamese community of the GTA hosted by the Vietnamese Women’s Association of Toronto.   The Trung Sisters were heroines of the first Vietnamese independence movement, who headed a rebellion against the Chinese Han-dynasty overlords and briefly established an autonomous state.

20th Annual Immigrants of Distinction Awards (IDA)

March 10, 2016

Senator Ngo was invited to attend the 20th Annual Immigrants of Distinction Awards (IDA) hosted by the Immigrants Services Calgary organization on March 11, 2016. While in Calgary, Senator Ngo was also able to meet with the executive board members of the Calgary Vietnamese Canadian Association, past alumni from his Summer Internship Program, and visit a local Catholic church.