The Canada Tamil Sangam(கனடா தமிழ்ச் சங்கம்) is legally operated under Canada Tamil Federation(கனடா தமிழ் கூட்டமைப்பு), an Ontario Registered Non-Profit Organization. The Association/Federation is an organization to promote community services, Tamil Arts and Culture and facilitate Tamil events.
The Canada Tamil Sangam strive to enhance and enrich Tamil cultural values and to help Tamil, youth, men and women and seniors of the community to benefit from participating in the Tamil cultural events in a community building initiatives. In addition, Canada Tamil Sangam works with Tamil Community Centre for a goal to create a Community Centre for Tamils in Scarborough, Ontario as a hub for all events of Tamil population in Greater Toronto Area.
Our Mission is to facilitate growth of Tamil cultural values in multicultural Canada and engage participation of other cultural groups from connecting with Tamils and Tamil values. By establishing a Canada Tamil Sangam our organization will strive:
To Promote Tamil Language and Culture;
To serve as an ideal platform for the socially conscious tamil youngsters who can help the community and contribute to the inclusive growth of the nation. Develop participation of youth and families at the Centre to benefit from the events organized;
To foster a culture of commitment in social service by providing real-time solutions to the NGOs and Society that are tangible and accountable;
To cultivate an attitude in selfless service among our volunteers and public;
Improve the quality of life for our Tamil seniors at the Centre.
We plan to achieve our Community Centre mission by celebrating culture events at our Center and by working together with our members to initiate, conduct and engage in various community service activities in GTA.
Over the years, Canada Tamil Sangam has organized large events in line with our vision and mission. In all these events nearly 500 people from our Tamil community participated at every event. The events that we have organized are attached herewith. The events were really targeted to help promote Tamil culture with speakers forums, festivals of Indian cultural heritage and entertainment events in Tamil.
Canada Tamil Sangam takes special efforts to invite and facilitate participation of special distinguished guests from India to connect with Tamil diaspora in GTA.