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2015 Luminary Award Soiree!

Guest Update 2

Together, we raised $370,000!

Thank You


Enjoy some photos of the night! More photos can be viewed here

Media Wall photos can be viewed here.

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The Luminary Award

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(Fiona Macfarlane, 2015 award recipient.)


Big Sisters is thrilled to announce that Fiona Macfarlane will be our inaugural 2015 Luminary Award Recipient. Fiona is currently Ernst & Young’s Managing Partner of the British Columbia practice and the firm’s Chief Inclusiveness Officer. 

Big Sisters chose Fiona to be the inaugural Luminary Award recipient because she so aptly embodies our Core Values.

Prior to her current role, Fiona was the Canadian Managing Partner, People and Ernst & Young’s Americas Chief Operating Officer, Tax. Before joining Ernst & Young’s South African firm in 1983, Fiona trained as a lawyer in Cape Town, where she was admitted to the bar. Fiona holds a Bachelor of Arts, commerce and law, degree from the University of Cape Town. She also earned a Master of Law degree from Cambridge University. In 2011, Fiona was awarded an Honorary CA.

To become a sponsor for next year's Soiree, please contact Fleur Cooper 

604.873.4525 ext. 317 or bigsisters.bc.ca


2015 Luminary Award Soirée Sponsors



Presenting Sponsor(s)


 Raymond James  


Luminary Award Sponsor






Diamond Sponsor

 Silver Wheaton


Platinum Sponsor




Gold Sponsor




Silver Sponsor

 PwC_fl_90mmh_c Grant Thornton Vancity MGM
HNW Services Inc.
 New Gold Logo  Boston Pizza Future Prospects

Match Maker Sponsor


 Canadian Western Bank 


Mira and Soleil Lutsky

 Credential-colour-NEW  Primex Investments ltd.
 McMillan lawyers_red Anthem Properties

In-Kind Sponsors

RR Donnelley 
Eclipse Awards Logo - Horizontal - Black    
 national fairmont hotel vancouver    Brandon-Elliot-Photography-Logo-Black_lg
PSAV_RLogo_Color  Air Canada Foundation   US Consulate Vancouver
 Mr. Fireworks Banner    


Media Sponsors

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