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About

Local Community

We have selected some interesting links to organizations in our local community here in Edmonton and greater surroundings.

Please let us know if you are missing an important source of information, or if any of the links are outdated.

 
Our City

 
City of Edmonton

The official government site for the City of Edmonton offers tourism, visitor, business and economic information and lists current events and city-related news.

· www.edmonton.ca

 
Diverse Edmonton

Diverse Edmonton is an online magazine with stories about Edmonton, its diverse communities, the attractive field of education, its rich arts & colourful entertainment, and all about lifestyle and life in the city. Don’t miss out on what’s around.

· www.diverseedmonton.ca

 
Bangladesh Community

 
Bangladesh Canada Association of Calgary (BCAOC)

The Bangladesh Canada Association of Calgary (BCAOC) is a non-political, non-religious and non-profit social organization, providing Bangladeshi and Bangladeshi Canadians living in Calgary and surroundings social, cultural, educational and job related information and support.

· www.bcaoc.ca

 
Bangladesh Canada Association of Edmonton (BCAE)

The Bangladesh Canada Association of Edmonton (BCAE) is the initiator of the BCAE Edmonton Bangla School, which teaches children of the community the Bengali language free of cost. Further BCAE provides social and cultural interactions for the members of the community in form of various programs and services since 1979.

· www.bcae.ca

 
Bangladesh Heritage and Ethnic Society of Alberta (BHESA)

The Bangladesh Heritage and Ethnic Society of Alberta (BHESA) is a socio-cultural organization that preserves, promotes and celebrates Bangladesh culture, heritage and history, serving the local community of Bangladeshi-Canadians in the Edmonton area.

· www.bhesa.ca

 
Bangladesh PressClub Centre of Alberta (BPCA)

The Bangladesh PressClub Centre of Alberta (BPCA) is dedicated to provide quality services for the Bangladeshi journalists and associates in Edmonton, Alberta.

· www.pressclubofalberta.com

 
Bangladeshi Students Association at University of Alberta (BSAUA)

The Bangladeshi Students Association at University of Alberta (BSAUA) organizes socio-cultural activities within the community.

· www.ualberta.ca/~bsaua

 
Bangla Utsab Association

The Bangla Utsab Association promotes Bengali culture, especially literature, music, choreography, sports and festivals in the province of Alberta and neighbouring areas.

· www.edmontonbanglautsab.org

 
Edmonton Bengali Association

The Edmonton Bengali Association promotes and provides quality educational, social, and cultural activities for the Bengali community in Edmonton. Formed in 1979, the organization strives to create awareness of Bengali culture and history, promotes activities related to education and culture, provides services to the community and a platform for social and business networking, promotes the involvement of youth, and collaborates with other community service organizations to create programs and activities.

· www.myeba.org

 
Mahinur Jahid Memorial Foundation (MJMF)

The Mahinur Jahid Memorial Foundation (MJMF) is a non-profit organization supporting the Bangladeshi and Canadian youth by providing access to a modern technical education, and by connecting them with the community through cultural and sports activities.

· www.mjmf.org

 
Bangladesh Media

 
Asian News and Views

Asian News and Views is a Bengali online news magazine with focus on news from the Asian continent.

· www.asiannewsandviews.com

 
Edmonton Bichitra Magazine

The Edmonton Bichitra is the magazine of the Bengali community issued on an annual base to members of the Bangladesh Heritage and Ethnic Society of Alberta (BHESA).

· www.edmontonbichitra.com

 
Samajkantha, The Voice of Society

Samajkantha, The Voice of Society is a Bengali newspaper with focus on community, culture and immigration intended for a worldwide audience.

· www.samajkantha.com

 
Initiatives

 
Celebration of Mother Language, Culture and Heritage

Support Mother Language Day as a reminder of the importance of linguistic & cultural diversity, and a chance to build peace and understanding between all nations and ethnic groups in our civilization.

· www.motherlanguageday.ca