On February 17th, Options Community Services launched its first capital fundraising campaign to raise $1.5 million for affordable housing units. The money is currently being raised through a partnership with 50 local women, all of who have pledged to raise $25,000 each in support of this project. Surrey 604 is encouraging public support of this project by featuring each of the 50 Women of options. Today we introduce Kamaljit Lehal, Lawyer with Lehal Law Corporation.
Tell us your name, a bit about who you are, and your background? *
My name is Kamaljit Lehal and I have spent more than 30 years as a lawyer. First as a general practitioner, but now I offer more tailored services, focusing on immigration and mediation.
What is your job title/what company or organization are you with? *
I’m a Lawyer with the Lehal Law Corporation.
What achievements in your life are you most proud of? *
I am most proud of raising my four children to grow up to be independent and caring individuals. Professionally, I am proud of my advocacy on behalf of women fleeing violence.
Why did the Women of Options affordable housing campaign resonate with you? Why are you supporting this initiative? *
I am the Chair of Options, the first female chair, and am excited of any campaign that empowers women to take on key initiatives in the community.
What are your social media handles? *
What is your web address?
Learn more about the Women of Options and make a donation to this important cause by visiting the website: Women Of Options
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