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Scotiabank Vancouver Canadians Hot Stove Luncheon

The annual Hot Stove Luncheon raises funds to support local youth programs

Sports | Philanthropy

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Meet the B.C. multimillionaire who has devoted his fortune to saving the sea

In less than six years, a former fishing lodge on remote Calvert Island has become one of the leading centres for marine research in Canada. Some 200 scientists and 80 research projects on B.C.’s central coast trace their work to the Hakai Institute’s support—and none of it would have been possible without the hands-on (and surprisingly low-profile) philanthropy of Eric Peterson

Social Good | Research | Philanthropy
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Telus bets on LGBTQ initiatives to build influence

For many small organizations, a corporate partner can mean the difference between success and failure—one reason among many why Telus ranks No. 2 on our list of B.C.’s most influential brands

Social Good | Philanthropy | Non-Profits

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BC Cancer Foundation’s Jingle Mingle raises record $1.3 million

Victoria’s largest annual fundraising event supports immunotherapy research

CEOs | Philanthropy | Events

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CKNW Orphans’ Fund Pledge Day raises $2 million

One of B.C.'s largest sources of individual grant funding, the fund assists special-needs children

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Manufacturing & Transport

Evergreen Line contractor will face penalties for late completion

Plus, what's next for B.C.'s carbon tax and aid for refugees in Greece

Philanthropy | Sustainability

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BC Children’s Hospital Foundation’s 29th Annual Crystal Ball 2015

BC Children's Hospital Foundation's 29th Annual Crystal Ball raises more than $1.4 million for the Children's Healing Project.

CEOs | Philanthropy | Events

Lifestyle

Vancouver 2nd-best place in Asia-Pacific to live and do business

Plus, a new restaurant proposed for a Coal Harbour park and UBC closes its $1.6-billion fundraising campaign

Philanthropy | Food & Drink

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South Asian community raises $315,000 for BC Children’s Hospital

A Night of Miracles gala helps purchase life-saving equipment

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