At the occasion of Pakistan Independence Day, Canadian Association of Pakistani Origin (CAPO) organized a gala dinner attended by the known members of the community. On the occasion, Pakistani Consul General Mr. Sahebzada Khan noted the tragedy facing many Pakistanis with devastation caused by floods. CAPO has raised funds for flood victims of Pakistan in alliance with ISNA. The audience remained silent for two minutes for flood victims and those who had died in air plane crash in the mountains of Islamabad. At the event, Flemington Community Services’ Executive Director Margery Healy and IDRF’s Executive Director Ms. Mona also addressed the crowd.