April 12, 2017
Ambassador attends the Ottawa Diplomatic Association (ODA) Cultural Fundraising Food Event
On 11 April 2017, H.E. Mr. Vijavat Isarabhakdi, Ambassador of Thailand, along with Mrs. Wannipa Isarabhakdi, joined other Heads of Mission and members of the diplomatic corps at the Cultural Fundraising Food Event organized by the Ottawa Diplomatic Association (ODA) at Horticulture Building, Lansdowne Park.
The Royal Thai Embassy was among nearly 20 diplomatic missions participating in the event which was held as part of the 2017 celebrations for Canada’s 150th Anniversary of Confederation.The Embassy had an excellent opportunity to showcase authentic Thai cuisine and Thai tourism to the visitors.
His Worship Jim Watson, Mayor of the City of Ottawa, attended the opening ceremony and took time to visit each mission’s table to sample the various culinary delicacies while engaging in conversation with the participants. There was also live entertainment and raffle prizes donated by each mission. The profits from this event went to support the Children's Wish Foundation.