Zgoda Polish Friendship Society was established in the year 1926. The Polish Community in Vancouver began building in 1956 and was completed in 1959.
Engineered by Roman Zurowski, the architect of Dom Polski. Roman Zurowski was the President of Polish Friendship Zgoda Society from 1956-1960. The first significant wave of Poles arrived in British Columbia early this century; though they came directly from Japan, not Poland. They had been serving with the Russian forces and taken prisoner b...[more]