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Tune in to The OCEAN Radiothon for Kids

Posted by Angela Fox on 10 May 2012 | 0 Comments

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Thursday, May 10 and Friday, May 11 tune in to the 10th annual Ocean 98.5 Radiothon for Kids in Victoria by listening to 98.5 FM on your radio or stream it online at The live broadcast - from The Bay...

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Fundraising and ChildRun: Youth and Energy

Posted by Heather Cadenhead on 9 May 2012 | 1 Comments

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This is a guest post by Heather Cadenhead, a fourth year student in Kinesiology and Health Science at the University of British Columbia. She initially began volunteering with the hospital because of the time she spent there as a patient....

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Celebrating Moms

Posted by Jenny Duncan, committee member of BC Children's Hospital Foundation's Hospitality Committee on 3 May 2012 | 2 Comments


Celebrate Moms and support BC's Kids with the Mother's Day Campaign Kelly is a mother who believes in miracles and the power of Mother's Day.  She and her husband, Derek, are the parents of an incredible little boy Jaden.  At six...

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Kids Raising Funds for Kids

Posted by Sheila Rebellato, ChildRun committee member on 30 April 2012 | 0 Comments

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It’s the time of year when Sunny Bear visits schools in the Lower Mainland, educating students about the hospital and ChildRun. Recently Sunny Bear stopped by Queen Elizabeth Elementary School, and boy were the kids inspired! Each of the kids in...

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Join our Jeans Day BBQ at the Vancouver Art Gallery

Posted by Derek Delost on 25 April 2012 | 0 Comments

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Join us this Thursday, April 26 at the Vancouver Art Gallery for our annual Jeans DayTM BBQ lunch! We’ll be firing up the grill between 11:30am and 1:30pm and wearing our best denim to support kids in BC.  Stop by...

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Bobs & Lolo Fundraising Challenge

Posted by Theo on 23 April 2012 | 0 Comments

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Energy, music and motivation! That's what comes to mind when we watch Bobs & Lolo on Treehouse TV. This dynamic duo is dedicated to connecting kids to the natural world with music, movement and make-believe which is why we couldn't resist the opportunity to partner...

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Cover Photos

Posted by Theodora Lamb on 1 April 2012 | 0 Comments

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On March 30th, 2012, Facebook turned over all Facebook pages to the new timeline feature. Timeline allows users to customize their home page and fill in their profile with events spanning their entire life starting with the day they were...

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A New Beginning

Posted by on 22 March 2012 | 0 Comments

Meet Grace, a young girl from Maple Ridge who received a new kidney from her father, Dennis, in August 2010. On Monday, it was Grace’s 7th birthday, and she chose to celebrate at BC Children’s Hospital. On this day a...

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Happy Birthday Gemma

Posted by Angela Fox on 14 March 2012 | 0 Comments

Recently one of the families we profiled through our Speaking of Children magazine reached an important milestone.  Amanda and Charlie Bostik celebrate their daughter Gemma’s second birthday.  While this seems like a rather typical milestone for a child to reach,...

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Meet Ben in our Spring Speaking of Children Magazine

Posted by on 12 March 2012 | 0 Comments

Winnie Tam is a Communications Office for BC Children’s Hospital Foundation. This week we’re inspired by 13-year-old Ben Fullerton of Langley. Ben was born with cerebral palsy and uses a power wheelchair, and a speech-generating device to help him communicate. Thanks to...

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