Archive of posts tagged "non-profit"

Grind for Shelter 2010

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Today Sebastian Albrecht will attempt to complete the Grouse Grind 14 times with the hopes of raising funds and awareness for the Royal LePage Shelter Foundation. Photo credit: michaelgruenewald on Flickr Albrecht completed 13 ascents last year and raised close to $10,000. This year during the Grind for Shelter he going for 14 ascents and […]

Champagne and Caviar with Liberty Wine Merchants

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Liberty Wine Merchants presents Champagne and Caviar July 8th at the Vancouver Rowing Club. Champagne & Caviar will benefit amateur sport in BC as this is one of many events in a tasting series that also supports a local non-profit cause or organization. Tickets for this event are available for $29.99 from all Liberty Wine […]

Pull Focus Non-Profit Film School

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This summer Pull Focus, an independent Gastown-based non-profit film school, will be partnering aspiring filmmakers and non-profit organizations as a part of their filmmaking for social change program. Rhino Neal Those interested in filmmaking can take one of five summer courses to learn everything from the basics of editing to producing documentaries. Students are not […]

KidSport and Triple O’s Contest

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This month you can donate to KidSport at local Triple O’s restaurants by requesting $1 be added to your bill. This donation will help cover sports costs for financially underprivileged children in BC. Photo credit: D’Arcy Norman on Flickr For a solid 20 years of my life I was involved in community sport and without […]

Working Gear Clothing Society Launches No Small Feet

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The Working Gear Clothing Society provides trade appropriate clothing at no cost to low income men who are looking for work. Photo credit: alisdair on Flickr Mission statement: To relieve poverty by providing interview clothing and/or industry appropriate clothing to low income or unemployed men in search of employment. The Society says these are men […]