Archive for the category "charity"

Variety Kids Can Gets a Boost from Vancouver Entrepreneur


Monday, June 26th, 2017 — 12:53pm PDT
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This past March, Variety – The Children’s Charity of BC launched the Variety Kids Can campaign in order to attract increased funding towards Variety BC’s core grant areas, as well as provide new opportunities to expand on the ways the charity can help the kids and families it serves. To kick off the campaign, the […]

Big Yoga for Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland


Friday, June 16th, 2017 — 6:46am PDT
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Moving into its second year, Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland is expanding Big Yoga for Big Sisters yogathon to three events, in three communities, on three different dates this summer. Open to all ages and all levels, Big Yoga for Big Sisters will include a variety of yoga styles and classes. Big Yoga for […]

Metropolis at Metrotown Hosts Canadian Compass: Adventures in Every Direction


Thursday, June 15th, 2017 — 9:21am PDT
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On top of its array of shops and services, Metropolis at Metrotown is also known for hosting dazzling, engaging, and interactive exhibits, like the upcoming Canadian Compass: Adventures in Every Direction. Canadian Compass: Adventures in Every Direction When: June 12, 2017 to July 3, 2017 Where: Metropolis at Metrotown Grand Court (4700 Kingsway, Burnaby) Canadian […]

YWCA Women of Distinction Awards Winners List 2017


Monday, May 29th, 2017 — 3:55pm PDT
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The 34th annual YWCA Metro Vancouver Women of Distinction Awards are being held tonight at the Vancouver Convention Centre, where over 80 nominees will be recognized in 12 categories. I will have live coverage from the sold out event on Twitter throughout the night on @Miss604 and using the tag #YWCAWODA. A full list of […]

Whitecaps FC #BuckUp for Mental Health in Support of Covenant House Vancouver


Thursday, May 18th, 2017 — 4:16pm PDT
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Two of my favourite local organizations are teaming up for an amazing initiative! Vancouver Whitecaps FC has launched the 4th annual #BuckUp for Mental Health campaign in support of Covenant House Vancouver. The campaign started this week and it will culminate at the match on Saturday, June 3rd when Whitecaps FC take on Atlanta United […]

Canuck Place Best Day Ever Blanket Fort


Wednesday, May 10th, 2017 — 8:47pm PDT
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The corner of Seymour and Georgia will be transformed this Saturday, with the construction of a massive, interactive blanket fort that will span almost 2,000 square feet, made possible by TELUS. Canuck Place Children’s Hospice will host families from all over the Lower Mainland at the Best Day Ever Blanket Fort, a family-friendly event that […]