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The goal of MABC is to encourage members, through our activities and events, to remember their original roots while at the same time integrate into Canadian Society.

Membership is open to all including Malaysians and non-Malaysians. We gather together frequently to socialize, makan and celebrate festivals, sports activities and other events that are unique to both Malaysian and the Canadian culture.

The MABC was founded in 2002 as a non-profit, non-governmental, non-political and non-sectarian organization whose primary purpose is to bring together Malaysians living in British Columbia by organizing and sponsoring social, cultural, educational and economic activities, and to foster Malaysia-Canada understanding and co-operation.

The association is managed on a day to day basis by a volunteer Board of Directors headed by a President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer and other Directors at large.

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Show your MABC Membership card for the following discounts:

Ipoh Bean Sprout Chicken 

Crystal Mall Food Court, Burnaby

(778) 628 5208

10% discount

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ipoh

Pink Pearl Chinese Restaurant

1132 East Hastings St, Vancouver

(604) 253 4316

10% discount (Karaoke/Dinner & Dance nights are excluded)

Website  |  Urbanspoon  |  Yelp

Pink Pearl

John 3:16 Malaysian Delights

170-8151 Anderson Rd, Richmond

(604) 214 8181

10% discount (party trays excluded) 

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John 3:16

Dosa Corner 

1-8248 Fraser St, Vancouver

(604) 324 3672

10% discount when you purchase $30 or more

Website  |  Facebook  |  Yelp 

Dosa Corner

Manis Restaurant

116-10768 Whalley Boulevard

(604) 497 1778

10% discount

Website  |  Facebook  |  Yelp

Manis

Directors

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Officers 2015/2016

  • Christine Lee, President
  • Michael Chan, Vice President
  • Vince Tham, Secretary
  • Luke Tham, Treasurer
  • Mr. Wan Nor Haimi Wan Mahmud, Ex-Officio

Directors 2015/2016

  • Calvin Lee, Membership and Business Development
  • Shawn Wade, Legal
  • Flisa Yu, Food and Beverage
  • William Tham, Student Liaison
  • Carmen Chin, Communication and Media (Pro Tem)
  • Steven Cheah, Events and Business Development

Honorary Advisors

  • Boo Jock Chong
  • Sally Ghanason
  • Paul Pathy

Internal Auditor

  • Roger Lee

 

News / Events

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Check out here for more upcoming events! 

MABC Richmond Eat Out

MABC will be having an eat out where all our friends and members are invited to Gee! Taste Good, a place that serves southeast asian cuisine, to meet up and socialize.  All attendees will be responsible for your own bill, having the choice of whatever dishes they wish to order. Courtesy of Sandy, the owner of Gee!, our friends and members will get a piece of kuih or pulut hitam with each order they make.

Date

16th July 2017 (Sunday)

Time

5:30pm - 7:00pm

 Address

Gee! Taste Good

8888 Odlin Crescent #2200,

Richmond, BC V6X 3Z8.

Tel: (604) 728 7326

For directions, click here.

 

Contact

 

Email:

mabc.home@gmail.com

Contact Person (call or text): 

Calvin Lee:  604 - 773 - 1007

Luke Tham: 604 - 781 - 8988

Steven Cheah: 604 - 655 -1195

 

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MABC Makan Corner

Once again, MABC will be having a get together on the 20th May at the member's favourite, Makan Place. Don't miss the chance to bond with fellow members while feasting on the mouthwatering Malaysian meal. 

Date

20th April 2017 (Saturday)

Time

Prefered Time

Session 1: 11.30am to 1.00pm

Session 2: 1.00pm to 2.30pm

Price

Members: $ 19 (all inclusive)

Non-members: $ 22 (all inclusive)

Dinner Includes
  1. 2 sticks of chicken satay with peanut sauce
  2. Chicken Rendang
  3. Balik Pulau Mee Goreng
  4. Nasi Lemak Biasa(ikan bilis, sambal, egg, cucumber)
  5. Kuih Seri Muka
  6. Teh Tarik
 Address

Makan Place Restaurant

7677 6th Street,

Burnaby, BC V3N 3M7.

Tel: (604) 515 7678

For directions, click here.

 

RSVP

RSVP by 18th May at:

Email:

mabc.home@gmail.com

Contact Person (call or text): 

Calvin Lee:  604 - 773 - 1007

Luke Tham: 604 - 781 - 8988

 

 

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MABC Makan Corner

MABC will be having a get together at the end of this month at Lucky Joy Restaurant. We have worked with the restaurant to come up with this amazing Alaska King Crab Dinner with features 10 different mouthwatering dishes! This deal was specially created for our MABC members & friends, so don't miss the chance to bond with fellow members while feasting on the amazing meal.

Date & Time

30th April 2017 (Sunday)

5PM

Price

Members: $ 55 (all inclusive)

Non-members: $ 65 (all inclusive)

Dinner Includes
  1. Alaska King Crab cooked in various ways
  2. Soup of the Day 
  3. Steamed Lobster with vermicelli in garlic sauce
  4. Braised E-Fu Noodles with king crab and lobster garlic sauce
  5. Pan fried Halibut with supreme soya sauce
  6. Salt & Pepper Prawns
  7. Steamed Japanese Tofu topped with mixed seafood
  8. Blanched Pea Tips with ginko & fresh bean curd
  9. Taro Sago dessert
  10. Durian Mochi
 Address

Lucky Joy Restaurant

11780 Thorpe Road,

Richmond, BC, V6X1J2.

(one block south of No.5 Road & Cambie, next to LA Chicken)

For directions, click here.

 

RSVP

 

Email:

mabc.home@gmail.com

Contact Person (call or text): 

Calvin Lee:  604 - 773 - 1007

Steven Cheah: 604 - 655 - 1195

 

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MABC Cooking & Baking Day

Want to learn how to cook up some delicious Malaysia dishes? MABC will he holding it's first cooking class of 2017. The session will be lead by our Food Director, Flisa Yu who will impart her knowledge on some easy and simple dishes! Register yourself now as spaces are limited!

Date & Time

15th April 2017 (Saturday)

11:30AM - 3PM

Price $ 25 (includes ingredients, location rental fee and light refreshments)
Recipes Taught
  1. VinaigretteGinger Pork Hock
  2. Assam Ground Pork
  3. Yam Talam
 Address

Aviara Clubhouse (Brentwood Park)

4189 Halifax Street,

Burnaby, BC V5C 3X3.

For directions, click here.

 

Contact

Register as soon as possible, only 50 spots available!

Email:

mabc.home@gmail.com

Contact persons : 

Calvin Lee:  604 - 773 - 1007

Steven Cheah: 604 - 655 - 1195

 

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Membership

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MABC Membership is available to anyone who wishes to be a member. Become a member to be part of the community & receive updates on our latest events!

Benefits
Annual Membership Fee
  • Family membership (including children under 18 years old)                                 - $25
  • Individual membership (aged 18 years old and above)                                         - $15
  • Student membership (any age)                                                                             - $8
  • Lifetime membership (individual or couple) *one-time payment                            - $250
  • Company / legal entity membership                                                                      - $150
Application

There are two ways for membership application: 

Mail / Submit

Please print and fill out the membership application form. You can choose to either submit it in person at our next event or mail it attached with payment (cash/cheque) to: 

MABC Canada
7250 Ashburn Street
Vancouver, BC V5S 2K7

For more information, please contact us by email at contact@mabccanada.com or call us at 604-773-1007.

Apply in Person

Attend one of our events and speak to any one of our directors. We will provide you an application form and process your membership.

 

Past Events

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New Year Get Together

1st January 2017 -- To welcome 2017, we got together with MABC members for lunch at Belachan Kitchen!

 

Diwali Celebration Lunch

5th November 2016 -- MABC celebrating this auspicious day with our fellow Malaysians and friends at Saffron Indian Cuisine.

 

 

BATIK, the exhibition & Volunteering Opportunity

29th October 2016-- MABC presented volunteering opportunities to member to help with the BATIK exhibition organised by the Canadian Society for Asian Arts in collaboration with the institute of Ethnic Studies(KTA) and the National University of Malaysia.

 

MABC Makan Corner

2nd October 2016 -- We held our annual makan out event at Chad Thai Restaurant where members and non-members got together and bonded over delicious thai delicacies!

 

MABC Badminton Day

8th Ocotber 2016 -- A non-competitive event held in conjunction with Malaysia's National Sports Day.

 

The Vancouver International Travel Expo

23rd & 24th September 2016 -- Members of MABC were invited to the International Travel Expo organized by one of our members, Wayne Hansen, of Talk Travel Media.

 

Members Appreciation Picnic 2016

3rd September 2016 -- Our annual picnic event was held at Queen's Park. 

 

Canada Day Potluck Picnic

2nd July 2016 -- Celebrating life in Canada with our fellow Malaysians and friends. 

 

King Crab Eat Out

28th May 2016 -- The meeting consisted of report presentations from the President and the Treasurer. These reports recapped activities of MABC over the past year. 
 
 

MABC 12th Annual General Meeting

12th April 2016 -- Back by popular demand, once again MABC held another successful King Crab Eat Out at Lucky Joy Restaurant. 
 
 

Chinese New Year Dinner & Dance

12th February 2016 -- We celebrated the Year of the Monkey at the Pink Pearl. It was a night full of dancing and laughter as we were entertained by lion dance and singing performances, and an apperance from our God of Prosperity. 
 
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Cooking and Baking Day

16th January 2016 -- MABC held its first 2016 cooking class. Our Food Director, Flisa Yu, and two of our members taught members how to make signature Malaysian dishes – roast pork, char siu, curry chicken and kuih talam. 
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New Year's Eve Dinner and Dance

31 December 2015 -- We had our annual New Year's Eve Dinner at the Pink Pearl. It was a huge success with lots of dancing, laughter and good food. 

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Makan Out at Makan Place

28 November 2015 -- The last Makan Out event for the year – this time, at Makan Place. 

 

Diwali Day Celebration

14 November 2015 -- We celebrated the Festival of Lights and it was a delight to see members donning traditional Indian clothing! 

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Lynn Loop Hiking Trip

3 October 2015 -- We took advantage of the warm weather and had a brisk hike at the Lynn Loop trail. 

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Summer End Potluck / Mid-Autumn Festival

26 September 2015 -- Our last potluck event for the summer and a celebration for the Mid-Autumn Festival at Oakridge Seniors Centre.

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Coho Festival

13 September 2015 -- The weather was perfect for our hike along the Capilano Pacific Trail towards the festival held at Ambleside Park. It was a relaxing stroll and a good way to welcome in the new season. 

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ASEAN Festival

5 September 2015 -- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Consulate Generals in Vancouver came together to host the ASEAN Festival, aimed at promoting ASEAN culture and culinary arts.

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Annual Members Appreciation Picnic

15 August 2015 -- The event was a roaring succes with close to 300 people making an appearance that day. It was great seeing so many familiar faces and new ones too! 

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Makan at Manis Restaurant 

25 July 2015 -- A huge thank you to Manis Restaurant for hosting our makan outing. Members were able to sample many kinds of delicious food and it was a great way to spend a lovely Saturday afternoon. 

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Canada Day Potluck & Picnic

28 June 2015 -- Even the rain couldn't damper our spirits! Close to 100 people turned up to join us at Bobolink Park and it was a huge success! Huge thanks to everyone for the great food!

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Boeing & Pike Market Day Trip

6 June 2015 -- We embarked on a day trip to Seattle's famous Pike Place Market, the first Starbucks store & a peek into Boeing's factory! 

Flyer   |   Photos

 

Quarry Rock Hike & Deep Cove Picnic

30 May 2015 -- Sunny weather, scenic views, delicious food & good company. What more could you ask for a perfect Saturday? 

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Makan Corner at Lucky Joy Restaurant

24 May 2015 -- After a tiring hike the day before, we treated ourselves to a seafood feast!

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Eagle Bluffs & Black Mountain Hike

23 May 2015 -- Our first hike of the season! And one of many to come! It was very challenging so kudos to all who made it to the top!

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Manis Restaurant 2014

We had another successful Makan event at Manis Restaurant! Click through the photos!

 

Kamloops Salmon Run 2014

It was a great turnout, and we all enjoyed ourselves! Here's a link to the photos taken during our trip: Photos

 

John 3:16 Malaysian Delights - Makan Adventure

This was our second Makan Adventure of the year, at John 3:16 Malaysian Delights restaurant in Richmond, BC, on August 2, 2014. Everyone enjoyed the fabulous platter specially prepared for the event. Photos

 

Queen's Park Picnic

The weather wasn't exactly the greatest, but we all enjoyed fabulous Malaysian cuisine with friends and family on July 28, 2014.

 

Dinner at Dosa Corner - Makan Adventure

Many thanks to those who came to join us at Dosa Corner (8248 Fraser St, Vancouver) for the makan adventure. (“Makan” is “eat” in Malay language) held on May 31, 2014.

With help of the Dosa Corner staff, we were able to offer combo plates for meat lovers and vegetarians, with options for biryani (rice dish) or dosa (crape like flat bread), appetizers, and drinks.

Last but not least, special thanks to Selvan, the owner of Dosa Corner, as well as his hard-working staff, for making this event successful.

MABC Makan Corner

MABC is hosting it's annual makan out event where members and non-members come together to meet new people and connect with one another. The Fall 2016 MABC Makan Corner will be hosted at Chad Thai Restaurant! With food being one of the most prominent aspects of the Malaysia culture, whats a better way to bond than through food! 

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MABC Richmond Eat Out

MABC will be having an eat out where all our friends and members are invited to Gee! Taste Good, a place that serves southeast asian cuisine, to meet up and socialize.  All attendees will be responsible for your own bill, having the choice of whatever dishes they wish to order. Courtesy of Sandy, the owner of Gee!, our friends and members will get a piece of kuih or pulut hitam with each order they make.

Date

16th July 2017 (Sunday)

Time

5:30pm - 7:00pm

 Address

Gee! Taste Good

8888 Odlin Crescent #2200,

Richmond, BC V6X 3Z8.

Tel: (604) 728 7326

For directions, click here.

 

Contact

 

Email:

mabc.home@gmail.com

Contact Person (call or text): 

Calvin Lee:  604 - 773 - 1007

Luke Tham: 604 - 781 - 8988

Steven Cheah: 604 - 655 -1195

 

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MABC Makan Corner

Once again, MABC will be having a get together on the 20th May at the member's favourite, Makan Place. Don't miss the chance to bond with fellow members while feasting on the mouthwatering Malaysian meal. 

Date

20th April 2017 (Saturday)

Time

Prefered Time

Session 1: 11.30am to 1.00pm

Session 2: 1.00pm to 2.30pm

Price

Members: $ 19 (all inclusive)

Non-members: $ 22 (all inclusive)

Dinner Includes
  1. 2 sticks of chicken satay with peanut sauce
  2. Chicken Rendang
  3. Balik Pulau Mee Goreng
  4. Nasi Lemak Biasa(ikan bilis, sambal, egg, cucumber)
  5. Kuih Seri Muka
  6. Teh Tarik
 Address

Makan Place Restaurant

7677 6th Street,

Burnaby, BC V3N 3M7.

Tel: (604) 515 7678

For directions, click here.

 

RSVP

RSVP by 18th May at:

Email:

mabc.home@gmail.com

Contact Person (call or text): 

Calvin Lee:  604 - 773 - 1007

Luke Tham: 604 - 781 - 8988

 

 

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MABC Makan Corner

MABC will be having a get together at the end of this month at Lucky Joy Restaurant. We have worked with the restaurant to come up with this amazing Alaska King Crab Dinner with features 10 different mouthwatering dishes! 

Date & Time

30th April 2017 (Sunday)

5PM

Price

Members: $ 55 (all inclusive)

Non-members: $ 65 (all inclusive)

Dinner Includes
  1. Alaska King Crab cooked in various ways
  2. Soup of the Day 
  3. Steamed Lobster with vermicelli in garlic sauce
  4. Braised E-Fu Noodles with king crab and lobster garlic sauce
  5. Pan fried Halibut with supreme soya sauce
  6. Salt & Pepper Prawns
  7. Steamed Japanese Tofu topped with mixed seafood
  8. Blanched Pea Tips with ginko & fresh bean curd
  9. Taro Sago dessert
  10. Durian Mochi
 Address

Lucky Joy Restaurant

11780 Thorpe Road,

Richmond, BC, V6X1J2.

(one block south of No.5 Road & Cambie, next to LA Chicken)

For directions, click here.

 

RSVP

 

Email:

mabc.home@gmail.com

Contact Person (call or text): 

Calvin Lee:  604 - 773 - 1007

Steven Cheah: 604 - 655 - 1195

 

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MABC Cooking & Baking Day

Want to learn how to cook up some delicious Malaysia dishes? MABC will he holding it's first cooking class of 2017. The session will be lead by our Food Director, Flisa Yu who will impart her knowledge on some easy and simple dishes! Register yourself now as spaces are limited!

Date & Time

15th April 2017 (Saturday)

11:30AM - 3PM

Price $ 25 (includes ingredients, location rental fee and light refreshments)
Recipes Taught
  1. VinaigretteGinger Pork Hock
  2. Assam Ground Pork
  3. Yam Talam
 Address

Aviara Clubhouse (Brentwood Park)

4189 Halifax Street,

Burnaby, BC V5C 3X3.

For directions, click here.

 

Contact

Register as soon as possible as spaces are limited! Only 50 spots available.

Email:

mabc.home@gmail.com

Contact persons : 

Calvin Lee:  604 - 773 - 1007

Steven Cheah: 604 - 655 - 1195

 

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Tourism Malaysia

(604) 689 8899 

(604) 689 8804 (Fax)

1888 689 6872 (Toll Free)

1806 - 1111 West Georgia Street, Vancouver

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The Printing Edge  (printing services)

(604) 431 9297

6850 Merritt Ave, Burnaby

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Printing Edge

Rolls Right  (freight distribution/delivery)

(604) 298 0080

2864 Norland Ave, Burnaby

Website  |  Email

Rolls Right

Soo Jerky  (dried meat wholesale)

(604) 272 5758

1319 Princess Street, Richmond 

Website  |  Email

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To view Membership information, please click here.


The Malaysian Association of British Columbia (MABC) was founded in 2002 as a non-profit, non-governmental, non-political and non-sectarian organization whose primary purpose is to bring together Malaysians living in British Columbia by organizing and sponsoring social, cultural, educational and economic activities and to foster Malaysia/Canada understanding and co-operation.

The association is managed on a day to day basis by a volunteer Board of Directors headed by a President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer and other Directors at large.

Membership is open to all including Malaysians and non-Malaysians. We gather together frequently to socialize, makan and celebrate festivals, sports activities and other events that are unique to both Malaysian and the Canadian culture.

The goal of MABC is to encourage members, through our activities and events, to remember their original roots while at the same time integrate into Canadian Society.

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Vancouver, BC, V5S 2K7, Canada

604-773-1007

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