The 5th annual Rakhi Project in Surrey
Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Help raise awareness about domestic abuse during the 5th annual Rakhi Project, kicking off on July 15 at Vancity Credit Union's Newton Community Branch . Purchase and wear a purple Rakhi Project bracelet to show that you "band together against domestic abuse".

Join the conversation about the Rakhi Project by using the hashtag #RakhiProject on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram. 

The Rakhi Project is partnership between the City of Surrey, the Surrey RCMP, DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society, OMNI Television, Vancity Credit Union, Fruiticana, Save-on-Foods group, Glen Chua Media, the Sambhali Trust, Crystalworks, Ending Violence Association of BC and the BC Lions.

The Rakhi Project Bracelet

Purple Rakhi Project bracelets can be purchased between July 15 and August 29 for $5. The proceeds of your bracelet sale goes to Surrey’s Coalition Against Domestic Abuse (SCADA), which brings together community organizations who specialize in addressing and reducing domestic abuse.

Bracelets are available at Surrey Save-on-Foods locations, Fruiticana, select Vancity Credit Union locations, Surrey RCMP offices, DiverseCity Community Resources Society, Crystalworks Designs Limited and Take Five Café at Surrey City Hall.