March 30, 2017
The Big Sisters Spring Lunch is an annual fundraiser that helps raise necessary funding for the Big Sisters mentoring programs. On Thursday, March 30, Big Sisters hosted its annual Spring Lunch at the Vancouver Convention Centre. We raised over $79,000 for our programs. Thank you for helping change the lives of young girls for the better!
Big Yoga for Big Sisters is back, and it’s bigger this year! This summer hundreds of yogis will come together for an all-level, fun-filled event that will challenge participants to experience a full or half day yogathon while raising funds for our mentoring programs that change girls’ lives. This year, use your practice to transform girls’ lives. Sign up yourself or your team today.
October 27, 2017
This glamorous evening engages more than 400 of Big Sisters’ broad network of supporters and feature a raffle, silent auction, three course dinner and live band. This year’s Luminary Award honours an outstanding couple, who has stood up for children in a truly exceptional way. We are thrilled to announce that Wendy Lisogar Cocchia and Sergio Cocchia will be our 2017 Luminary Award Recipients to honour the impact their mentoring and philanthropy has had on the community. Tickets on sale now!
April 26, 2017
Join founding sponsors McNeill Nakamoto Recruitment Group and MLA Canada to bid on unique and exclusive wines from around the world. GrapeJuice will run from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm on Thursday, April 26, 2017 at Aston Martin Vancouver and Bentley Vancouver and will feature a cash bar, hors d’oeuvres, silent auction wine items and wine tasting stations. Pick up some rare wine finds and network with 300 business professionals attending the event; while raising much needed funds for Big Sisters.
As we embark on our largest unified Canadian recruitment campaign, we invite you to join us in creating this lasting legacy. Across ten provinces and three territories, hundreds of thousands of young people need a Big Brother or a Big Sister. Together, one by one, we can achieve this goal.
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Spring Love Opera
Thank you to Chandra Lee Curry who put on an opera performance to benefit our mentoring programs. Learn more.
The spirit of giving, that’s what the holiday season is all about. Thank you for your generosity this Giving Tuesday and for helping us give positive mentors to girls in the Lower Mainland. Learn more.
The 10th Annual Marquis Wine Cellars Champagne and Sparkling Wine Tasting
For four consecutive years, this event has raised over $2,000. Held each year at Marquis Wine Cellar, this champagne and sparklinge wine tasting sample a selection of incredible bubbly from around the world while supporting a great cause. Plus! Marquis Wine Cellars matches donations dollar for dollar. Isn’t that great?! Learn more.
Transformational Women: Why do Women Give?
A special thanks to Bull, Housser & Tupper, and TD Wealth Private Client Group for hosting this event. Our discussion on TD’s report entitled “Time, Treasure, Talent: Canadian Women and Philanthropy” gave much insight on why and how Canadian women give. Learn more.