Archive for the category "charity"

My Life-Changing Journey to Africa with One Girl Can


Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 — 9:16am PDT
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Contributor Jen Jen Murtagh writes about her life-changing journey to Africa with One Girl Can, a Vancouver-based non-profit that works with schools and communities in Kenya and Uganda.

Nominations Now Open for the 2018 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards


Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 — 1:00pm PDT
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Nominations are now open for the 35th annual YWCA Women of Distinction Awards. Recognizing local women for their contributions to their workplace, industry, and community, the awards will be handed out at a ceremony in June of 2018. The Women of Distinction Awards support the YWCA’s 45 programs and services that help women, children, youth […]

Granville Island Turkey Trot for Thanksgiving 2017


Tuesday, September 26th, 2017 — 11:47am PDT
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The Granville Island Turkey Trot has become a Thanksgiving Day tradition in Vancouver, and registration is now open for the 20th annual event that inspires active lifestyles and supporting the community around you. Presented by RUNVAN®, this year’s Granville Island Turkey Trot will once again have a Kids Run on Sunday followed by the 10KM […]

Whitecaps FC Legends & Stars Charity Match


Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 — 11:54am PDT
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Captain Hook and Captain Jay DeMerit will face off for fun on Saturday, September 16th in Vancouver as Whitecaps FC alumni take on a star-studded celebrity team with proceeds from tickets supporting BC Children’s Hospital. Whitecaps FC Legends & Stars Charity Match Fan favourites Davide Chiumiento, Jay DeMerit, Young Pyo-Lee, Ivor Evans, Steve Macdonald, and […]

Citywide Food Drive for the Greater Vancouver Food Bank


Monday, September 4th, 2017 — 9:14am PDT
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The Greater Vancouver Food Bank is hosting the 2nd annual Vancouver Citywide Food Drive on September 16th, online and in person, making it easy to give where you live this season. At Your Door You can contribute by leaving nutritious, non-perishable food items on your doorsteps before 9:00am on Saturday, September 16, 2017 using one […]