Song Festival Association Council

The Latvian Song Festival Association Council consists of representatives of Latvian organizations whose goal is to organize a Song Festival every 5 years including setting the date, and organizing the dates and the participants of the Festival 

LNFC participates on the Song Festival Association Council. Its participating members are:

  • Inta Purvs
  • Valdis Vagners

Kristus Dārzs Latvian Home

Kristus Dārzs Latvian Home is a not for profit, charitable 100 bed Long Term Care Home located in Woodbridge, Ontario. Our purpose: We provide Long Term Care in a culturally sensitive setting that respects Latvian heritage. Our philosophy: Kristus Dārzs is home for individuals who require ongoing care and can no longer safely live independently. Kristus Dārzs strives to offer services that meet each resident's physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs in a homelike atmosphere. Our principles: At Kristus Dārzs we are committed to offering the highest quality care, delivered with compassion and respect in safe surroundings, ensuring the individual rights of every resident. The staff, volunteers and board, work together to provide resident and family centered care in a nurturing environment.


LNFC has representatives on the Kristus Darzs board. They are:

  • Inta Purvs
  • Vilnis Pētersons

School Council

The LNFC School coucil supports Latvian schools in Canada. Directors of the council are:

Director: Elizabete Pētersone
Ottawa: Māra Zariņa
Hamilton: Baiba Bredovska
Toronto TLB Saturday School: Rasma Gaide
Toronto TLTA Secondary School: Edgars Kiršs

4 Credit Union Drive Toronto, Ontario M4A 2N8
tel.: 416-755-2353