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  • Canucks for Kids Fund announces $1-million donation

    10/03/2016 8:30am

    * March 9, 2016 – VANCOUVER, BC* *– *The Canucks for Kids Fund has made a significant donation of $1 million to BC Children’s Hospital Foundation to support the creation of a Canucks-themed playroom in the new Teck Acute Care Centre (Teck ACC) opening in 2017. 

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  • IHOP Restaurants offer free pancakes March 8 for Annual National Pancake Day

    08/03/2016 1:00pm

    * IHOP Restaurant Tradition Returns for Third Year to Raise Funds for BC Children’s Hospital Foundation *

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  • RBC announces a five-year partnership with BCCHF

    20/01/2016 10:30am

     

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  • Crystal Ball raises $1.4 million

    21/11/2015 8:00am

    *Donors support creation of a healing experience in the new BC Children’s Hospital*

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  • Four children’s hospitals across Canada announce significant new funding from HSBC

    29/09/2015 4:00pm

    BC Children's Hospital Foundation (BCCHF), Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation (ACHF), SickKids Foundation, and Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation (MCHF) announced today they will each receive a significant amount of new funding for life-saving child health research and support for families across the country from HSBC Bank Canada.

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  • Vancouver Whitecaps FC Announces $1-Million Donation

    29/09/2015 11:00am

    *‘Caps playroom to open in new hospital in 2017*

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  • Vancouver teen named BC Children’s Hospital ambassador

    22/09/2015 12:00pm

    *September 22, 2015 –** **Vancouver, BC –* Sixteen-year-old Aidan Chin has been named the 2016 Champion Child for BC Children’s Hospital as part of the Champions presented by Walmart Canada program. This Children’s Miracle Network program honours remarkable children who have triumphed despite severe medical challenges.

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  • Cyclists climb Seymour in Triple Crown for Heart ride

    15/07/2015 8:30am

    *Cyclists to climb Seymour, Grouse and Cypress in support of Children with Heart Disease*

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  • Nordstrom Charity Partners Announced

    30/06/2015 9:00am

    *April 29, 2015 – Seattle, WA –* Nordstrom, Inc., a leading fashion retailer based in the U.S., announced today that it will celebrate the opening of its Pacific Centre flagship store in Vancouver with a gala on Wednesday, September 16, 2015. The event will benefit BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre Foundation, Covenant House Vancouver and Vancouver Art Gallery. Nordstrom Pacific Centre officially opens on Friday, September 18, 2015 at 10 a.m.

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  • 28th annual Miracle Weekend brings in $18.8 million for BC Children's Hospital

    31/05/2015 6:00pm

    May 31, 2015 - Vancouver, BC – BC Children’s Hospital Foundation raised a record $18,804,361 for BC Children’s Hospital during the 28th annual Miracle Weekend, hosted by Global BC TV on May 30-31. Miracle Weekend events have raised $261 million for the hospital since the first Miracle Weekend was held in 1988. Save-On-Foods was recognized as the largest Miracle Weekend contributor, bringing in over $2.8 million. The 30th annual ChildRun, also on May 31, set a record for attendance, with 6,910 participants, and raised $1 million. Chip and Shannon Wilson contributed $100,000 to ChildRun by providing a $1,000 donation for each of the first 100 participants to raise $1,000 or more.

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