Donation

Seven-year-old Rowan Walroth (right) donated just shy of $3,000 to a Vernon food bank in March 2021. (Contributed)

B.C. 7-year-old discovers locals are struggling, raises $3K for food bank

Rowan Walroth read a book about boys who dared to make a difference, and decided to become one

 

Bianca Amor, owner of Bianca Amors Liquidation Centre, makes generous contribution to United Way to help in the fight against COVID!

Local liquidation store says ‘Thank you!’ with $300,000 donation to United Way

Funds will be distributed to United Way offices throughout the West Coast!

  • Feb 15, 2021

 

The Old Yale Brewing Company’s ‘Beer for our Health Heroes and First responders’ campaign raised $1,670 for the Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation, and a cheque was handed over on June 19, 2020. (Submitted photo)

Five-dollar beers rack up big donation for Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation

Chilliwack brewing company had customers buy beer for health care workers, first responders

 

Jeremy Chow’s priority was taking care of his family, says a close friend. The Saanich man died on May 30 from acute myeloid leukemia. The Chow family fought for more than two years to find a stem cell donor for Jeremy, who was of mixed Asian and European genetics. (Facebook/Match4Jeremy)
Jeremy Chow’s priority was taking care of his family, says a close friend. The Saanich man died on May 30 from acute myeloid leukemia. The Chow family fought for more than two years to find a stem cell donor for Jeremy, who was of mixed Asian and European genetics. (Facebook/Match4Jeremy)
Donny’s Wax co-founders, Taro Milligan (left) and Erik Levings (right), take a picture with Donnie Irvine after surprising him with a brand-new skateboard. Submitted photo.

Abbotsford teens start skateboard-wax company named after friend with Down syndrome

Donny’s Wax to donate 10% of each sale to the Canadian Down Syndrome Society

Donny’s Wax co-founders, Taro Milligan (left) and Erik Levings (right), take a picture with Donnie Irvine after surprising him with a brand-new skateboard. Submitted photo.
Shelley and Peter Hyma have donated $4,000 to the Kent-Harrison Foundation, creating a fifth endowment fund for the philanthropic organization. The Hymas family discussed distributing bursaries to students going into trades, with preference given to the automotive industry. (Adam Louis/Observer)
Shelley and Peter Hyma have donated $4,000 to the Kent-Harrison Foundation, creating a fifth endowment fund for the philanthropic organization. The Hymas family discussed distributing bursaries to students going into trades, with preference given to the automotive industry. (Adam Louis/Observer)
Agassiz Christian School students sort through donated cans and bottles during a recent bottle drive. The students used the proceeds from the drive to benefit Healing Hugs, a charity aiding and treating children with disabilities all over the world. (Simon Braun/Contributed Photo)

Agassiz Christian students thinking globally and locally

Students voted on and worked for charities at home and abroad

Agassiz Christian School students sort through donated cans and bottles during a recent bottle drive. The students used the proceeds from the drive to benefit Healing Hugs, a charity aiding and treating children with disabilities all over the world. (Simon Braun/Contributed Photo)