Archive of posts tagged "non-profit"

Strike a Chord Benefit for Music Heals

October 8th, 2015 @ 1:35pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s gala season in Vancouver and one of the most unique events out there is the Strike a Chord benefit for Music Heals. This special evening is filled with music (of course) and it benefits music therapy programs in our region. What: Strike a Chord Benefit for Music Heals Date: Thursday, October 22, 2015 Time: […]

Win Tickets to the Vintage Affair

September 29th, 2015 @ 2:45pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Peninsula Community Foundation is hosting its 23rd Vintage Affair fundraiser on Thursday, October 22rd at the Hazelmere Golf and Country Club. This year proceeds from ticket sales of this formal cocktail event will kick off a new fund aimed at building acceptance and creating action in the community around mental heath issues. About the 23rd […]

H’Arts for the Homeless

September 28th, 2015 @ 7:28pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Lookout Society is hosting its 7th annual H’Arts for the Homeless gala on Thursday, October 1st. This special evening includes entertainment, live painting and inspiration that celebrates the joys, successes, strengths and stories of the people Lookout serves. H’Arts for the Homeless Where: The Imperial (319 Main St, Vancouver) When: Thursday, October 1, 2015 @ […]

Terry Fox Runs in Metro Vancouver

September 18th, 2015 @ 12:02pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

The 2015 Terry Fox Run is just around the corner and while some kids may participate each year with their school (School Run Day is September 30th), this year families might need to take it upon themselves to sign up on their own. The general run takes places in hundreds of communities across Canada on […]

Get Your Tickets for the Canuck Place Gift of Time Gala

September 17th, 2015 @ 1:42pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Tickets are on sale now for the 11th annual Canuck Place Gift of Time Gala happening Saturday, October 3rd at the Westin Bayshore. Presented by The Ledcor Group of Companies, over 700 donors, partners, sponsors and supporters of Canuck Place Children’s Hospice will come together for this special event that features a three-course meal, live […]

Upcycling in Stanley Park

September 12th, 2015 @ 10:14am by Guest Author

This post has been contributed by Sam Cousins, Stewardship Coordinator with Stanley Park Ecology Society (“SPES”). I have been following SPES since I moved into the West End a decade ago and I have been a member for three years. I wanted to offer the team an opportunity to share their news, events, and work […]