CCT Members


Richmond Multicultural Community Services is the host agency with two staff dedicated to facilitate Community Collaboration Table (CCT) activities and implementation process.

Richmond’s CCT is made up of over 30 organizations from various sector : settlement services, language service providers, education, employment skills & training, faith community, health, housing, newcomers, public services, labour & employers  and businesses in Richmond. These members aim at creating a strategy geared towards CCT goals.

CCT has formed 4 Sub-Committees to create action plans to tackle issues surrounding newcomer needs and the community. These sub-committees are divided based on four CCT priority areas: Employment, Settelement Services, Community Experience and Daily Living.

Since 2014 to 2017, CCT Members have been actively engaged in developing their planning activities, research and implementation of four CCT priority areas. The CCT members are listed below:

Sector Representative

Name of organization

Community/Civil Society Organizations 1.     Family Services of Greater Vancouver

2.     Touchstone Family Association

3.     Richmond Family Place

4.     Richmond Cares, Richmond Gives

5.     Richmond Food Bank

6.     Richmond Poverty Response Committee

7.     Richmond Youth Service Agency

8.     Better at Home – United Way of the Lower Mainland

Education 9.     Kwantlen Polytechnic University – Cir:cle

10.  Kwantlen Polytechnic University – External Affairs

11.  SD. 38 SWIS

12.  SD. 38 District Curriculum Coordinator

Employment Skills & Training 13.  Avia Employment Services
Faith Community 14.  Kwantlen Multi Faith Centre

15.  Evangelical Free Church of Canada

Health Sector 16.  Vancouver Coastal Health
Housing 17.  City of Richmond  – Housing Planner
Municipality 18.  City of Richmond Community Services – Cultural Diversity Coordinator
Newcomers 19.  Newcomer Representative
Public Services 20.  Richmond Public Library

21.  Richmond Fire-Rescue

Labour and Employers 22.  Bulldog Bag Ltd.

23. Hayden Diamond Bit

24.  Unite Here Local 40

25.  Unite Here Local 40

26.  VanCity (Branch Manager)

27.  VanCity (Community-Branch Manager)

Settlement &

Language Service Providers

28.  Community Airport Newcomers Network

29.  ISS of BC LINC Program

30.  Kwantlen ELST Department

31.  S.U.C.C.E.S.S.

32.  RMCS