Report on Canada’s 154th birthday with the CanCham in Latvia

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42 members and friends attended CanCham’s Canada’s 154th birthday celebration on Thursday, July 1st,  2021 at the Sonada Hotel Gardens, Gertrudes 129 Finally (again)! We had a chance to do some serious networking and to meet in person since last October and the start of the most recent COVID-19 state of emergency - outdoors.

In his welcoming remarks, Ed Kalvins recognized CanCham’s Corporate Contributing members,  Exupery International School ( represented by Daria Brodnikovskaya, and Savoie Arbitration (, and Senior Corporate members Indian Raja represented by Sunny Motwany (, Singh’s Restaurants ( and Energolukss ( represented by Miķelis Caunītis.

We were pleased to be joined by Irena Cīrule, Jude Pecora and Jevone Nicholas of the Canadian Embassy. The exquisite venue allowed all a great opportunity to network in a very comfortable fashion, and to enjoy the BBQ hamburgers and potatoes in style.

We thank our sponsors:


And so, 154 years of Canada is behind us, and we look forward to the next year.

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