South Asian Community
For this reason, we will no longer hold the A World of Smiles telethon. The foundation is grateful for the hard work of the many people who have made A World of Smiles such a success including our volunteers and donors, the AWOS committee members and, of course, our friends at Shaw TV and Shaw Multicultural Channel.
Thanks to the efforts of tireless volunteers from BC's South Asian community, BC Children's Hospital is becoming one of the most widely supported causes within this community. View a list of the individuals that make up the 2014 South Asian Committee.
This community supports BC Children's Hospital through the Excellence in Child Health Fund, which supports the most urgent health needs of children in BC today. Through a continued investment in research, education and care we are making progress in our mission to improve the lives of BC's kids. Contributions to the Excellence in Child Health Fund will go to the areas of greatest need, providing the essential services, critical research and advanced technology necessary to make leading pediatric care accessible to our province's one million children.
Events Organized by the South Asian Community
Share a Smile gala, March 28 - Organized by Team Miracle Maya
Youth Helping Youth, April 4 at the Grand Taj Banquet Hall in Surrey - Tickets are $25 adult Contact: Manvir Kooner, director and president, Youth Helping Youth Society, 778-840-4875.
Vaisakhi Parade - April 12 (Vancouver) and April 19 (Surrey) - Join in the celebration and support BC Children's Hospital Foundation.
For information and details on fundraising ideas please contact Tanya Linau, Philanthropy Officer, at 604-875-2345 x4643 or firstname.lastname@example.org.