Stanley Park Ecology Society (SPES) has launched a 50/50 raffle fundraiser to support education, conservation, and research rooted in Stanley Park. Help advance SPES’s vision of generations inspired by nature in and beyond Stanley Park while having a bit of fun.
Stanley Park Ecology Society 50/50 Raffle
- Tickets: Buy online; 1 for $5, 3 for $10, 20 for $25, or 120 for $50
- Anticipated Prize: $20,000 split with the winner
- Tickets close: September 17, 2023 at midnight
- Draw Date: September 18, 2023 between 1:00pm – 2:00pm
- Tickets may be sold and purchased only in British Columbia. Ticket purchasers must be 19 years of age or older. Know your limit, play within it.
SPES is the official 50/50 Partner of the Great Outdoor Comedy Festival in Stanley Park on September 15th and 16th with Russell Peters and Kevin Hart headlining. “With 24,900 tickets and up to 10,000 people each night of the festival, we are expecting to sell out that weekend,” says SPES Executive Director Tricia Collingham. “We encourage people should buy their tickets early for a chance to win up to $10,000 while supporting a great cause.”
A portion of festival proceeds (separate from the 50/50) will also be donated to Indigenous-owned and operated Talaysay Tours.
The Stanley Park Ecology Society is the primary provider of land-based education interpretive services in Stanley Park, SPES’s role in the stewardship of Stanley Park is undertaken through a combination of: education, conservation action; and research.
You can get involved by volunteering with one of their many programs like EcoStewards, a bimonthly event where groups of volunteers come together to help manage the invasive plant species in Stanley Park. They also run day camps for kids several times a year, a variety of events such as workshops, walks, and talks each month.
Miss604’s Rebecca Bollwitt is an Executive of the SPES Board of Directors