SOURCE: CKNW Orphans' Fund

CKNW Orphans' Fund

November 30, 2015 16:21 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Vancouver's Biggest Philanthropists to Pledge Their Support for CKNW Orphans' Fund on December 2nd

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - November 30, 2015) - Over 150 business leaders, media personalities, VIP's and grant recipients will be featured on CKNW Orphans' Fund Annual Pledge Day -- live from the Terminal City Club on Wednesday, December 2nd 2015. Media are encouraged to attend with opportunities to interview guests and take photos.


837 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC

Date: Wednesday, December 2nd from 5:30 am - 7:00 pm

Special guests and donors, include:

  • Peter Jackman, Terminal City Club (6:24 am)
  • Kevin McCort, Vancouver Foundation (6:54 am)
  • Tony Santo, Gateway Casinos (7:35 am)
  • Jeff Booth, BuildDirect (8:40 am)
  • Debra Hewson, Odlum Brown (9:06 am)
  • Houtan Raffi, Beedie Development Group (9:06 am)
  • Ron Toigo, Vancouver Giants/White Spot/Tsawwassen Springs (9:15 am)
  • Jason Bosa, Palladio (9:24 am)
  • Don Lindsay, TECK Resources (9:35 am)
  • Geoff Courtnall, Lupaka Gold (9:35 am)
  • Andrew Reid, Vision Critical (9:45 am)
  • Karen Flavelle, Purdy's Chocolates (9:54 am)
  • Lara Dauphinee, Fiore Financial (10:53 am)
  • Shannon Bosa-Yacoub, Glowbal Group (11:15 am)
  • John Volken, Volken Foundation (11:34 am)

About CKNW Orphans' Fund: Dedicated to enhancing the lives of children with social, physical and mental challenges living in BC communities. We provide funding to both individual children and organizations for a variety of developmental needs, with an emphasis on therapies, educational bursaries and specialized medical equipment.

Contact Information

  • For media inquiries / contact information:
    Jen Schaeffers
    Executive Director
    CKNW Orphans' Fund
    M: 604.306.5311