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Vancouver Golf Club members fund a special ENT camera for BC Children’s Hospital

Posted by on 16 June 2016 | 0 Comments

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BC Children’s Hospital is fortunate to benefit from the generosity and kindness of many people from across the province. Jack Gin is one of them. When Jack, a Vancouver Golf Club member, learned that the hospital needed a new camera for treating...

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BC Children's Hospital Research Teams

Posted by Terra Scheer on 3 June 2016 | 0 Comments

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BC Children's Hospital houses incredible research teams hard at work conducting discovery, translational, and clinical research on childhood illnesses such as diabetes, cancer, and genetic and immunity diseases. Working in close partnership with BC Children’s Hospital physicians many teams practice...

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Get to know our LIVE Miracle Weekend phone panel

Posted by Tavia McQuay on 30 May 2016 | 0 Comments

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Just as our incredible fundraisers are starting to tally up all the incredible donations they will present at our 29th annual Miracle Weekend telethon, taking place June 4 and 5 on Global BC, our spectacular phone volunteers are also prepping...

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Miracle Weekend across BC

Posted by Tavia McQuay on 30 May 2016 | 0 Comments

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Did you know that 67 per cent of the nearly 87,000 patients who visit BC Children’s Hospital each year come from outside the City of Vancouver?  That’s more than 58,000 children who must travel long distances. Some of them make...

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Meet the hosts of Miracle Weekend

Posted by Tavia McQuay on 25 May 2016 | 0 Comments

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Miracle Weekend is just around the corner and we're so grateful to have Global BC on board again this year, broadcasting live from BC Children's Hospital 7 pm Saturday, June 4 through to 5:30 pm Sunday, June 5! This special event...

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Meet our Miracle Weekend Youth Hosts

Posted by Tavia McQuay on 24 May 2016 | 1 Comments

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What would our Miracle Weekend telethon be without our incredible Youth Hosts who will speak about their own hospital experience and the impact your donations make on their lives and the lives of children like them? This year our broadcast,...

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What's On - May 2016

Posted by Tavia McQuay on 3 May 2016 | 0 Comments

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Whether you’re looking to be an advocate in your community, or support someone who already is, there are so many ways to give back to BC’s kids during the month of May. Here are some Foundation, community, and corporate events...

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Balding for Dollars, May 14

Posted by Tavia McQuay on 3 May 2016 | 0 Comments

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Any child who deals with cancer is forced to cope with sudden emotional challenges, such as isolation from friends, and the effects of abrupt changes to their normal routine. But it’s the physical changes like hair loss that come with...

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Preview of OCEAN 98.5 Radiothon for Kids

Posted by Tavia McQuay on 13 April 2016 | 0 Comments

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With support from a caring Vancouver Island community the Ocean 98.5 has made a significant impact the lives of children and their families who visit BC Children’s Hospital over the past 13 years, raising a cumulative $1.8 million through their...

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Volunteers make us great

Posted by Tavia McQuay on 11 April 2016 | 0 Comments

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With over 12 million volunteers in Canada, it’s only fitting to dedicate an entire week to inspire and activate volunteers in the community and across the country. National Volunteer Week spans the week of April 10 to 16 and celebrates the...

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