Category Archives: Community Accord

The Community Accord at Canada Day

Reg Mueller, Diversity Coordinator and Charlyne Smilinski from CNC, explain the Community Accord to people celebrating Canada Day.

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MLA John Rustad signs the Community Accord

Our MLA John Rustad (right) and Reg Mueller in front of the Diversity Project banner on Canada Day.

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More photos from the Grand Opening

People signed the Community Accord…

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Reading the Community Accord

Diversity Coordinator Reg Mueller, Saik’uz Chief Jackie Thomas, Mayor Gerry Thiessen, CNC Regional Director Maureen Mallais, and CNC’s Charlyne Smilinski, at the reading of the Community Accord in the Vanderhoof Arena on Saturday, January 29.

Chief Jackie Thomas and Mayor Gerry Thiessen reading the Community Accord

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Introducing the Community Accord

Vanderhoof kids in the Arena


Reg Mueller, Diversity Coordinator, introduces the Diversity Project


Kids skate as Reg and Charlyne bring out the sign

What is the Community Accord?

The Accord will allow us to reaffirm our faith in fundamental human rights, in the dignity and worth of the human person, and in the equal rights of men and women. Signing the Accord will allow us to take concrete action, stating that we desire to live in a community that is vibrant, diverse and progressive, in which all people live, work, play and prosper together.

The Community Accord has been signed by:

  • District of Vanderhoof
  • Saik’uz First Nation
  • College of New Caledonia
  • School District No. 91
  • Rotary Club of Vanderhoof
  • Regional District Bulkley Nechako, District “F”
  • Vanderhoof Chamber of Commerce