NOVEMBER 22, 2014
Marquis Wine Cellars
Mark your calendars for Marquis Wine Cellar’s annual Champagne and Sparkling Wine Tasting in support of Big Sisters! This event is taking place on November 22nd from 1-4pm at Marquis Wines (1034 Davie Street, Vancouver) and entrance is by donation with Marquis matching all donations raised! Learn more about the event here.
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FAIRMONT WATERFRONT HOTEL
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year's Big Sisters Spring Lunch took place on May 29th at the Fairmont Pacific
Rim Hotel. This annual fundraiser celebrates the important of mentorship and
raises key fund for our programs. This year's event featured keynote speaker
Cathy Jones as well as personal testimonials by Julia Shibazaki (Go Girls!
Mentor) and Heidi Haraldson, a graduated Little Sister who has been helped by
our programs. The event also included a three course lunch and networking
opportunities with 300 professionals from Vancouver's business community.Read more...
SEPT 1 - OCT 31,2014
CANADIAN WESTERN BANK
Taking a Greater Interest
Western Bank (CWB) holds "The Greater Interest GIC" fundraising campaign in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies. You can
support mentoring with a personal or corporate investment in a "Greater
Interest GIC". For every dollar you invest, CWB will make a
corporate donation of 1/8% to their local Big Brothers Big Sisters.
Marketing Solutions and McNeill Nakamoto Recruitment Group created Grape Juice to raise funds to
facilitate the matching process for the many girls on the Big Sisters waitlist.
Grape Juice is a wine auction where guests can bid on wines from around the
world while sampling wines and hors d'oeuvres. Read
by Honourary Advisory Board member, Tracey McVicar, this invitational golf
tournament is long on laughs and short on ceremony and benefits three charities
including Big Sisters. Read more...
STANLEY PARK / UBC
Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon and 5K
Sisters is thrilled to be a beneficiary of the Scotiabank Vancouver Half
Marathon & 5k, happening each June in Stanley Park/UBC. Join Team Big
Sisters for this annual run/walk and collect pledges to support our
mentoring programs! Contact Alicia Doo for more info.