Diplomatic spouses find community, give back with Wabano fundraiser
By Samantha Wright Allen Jun. 5, 2019
The Heads of Mission Spouses Association is planning a June 11 charity event for the Wabano Centre, helping raise funds for school supplies for 50 children.
Members of the Heads of Mission Spouses Association, from left, including Elbia Meghar of Algeria, Olga Kamaldinova of Kazakhstan, Aparna Swarup of India, Jane Haycock of Australia, Khin Myint Kyi of Myanmar, and Maria Do Carmo de Souza Pinto of Brazil.
Photograph courtesy of HOMSA
For the last six months, a group of diplomats’ spouses have been hard at work preparing for a fundraiser aimed at helping Indigenous children in Ottawa access basic necessities.
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