The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada, BC & Yukon Chapter's most glamorous fundraising event will return for its fourth year on Thursday, March 30th, 2017.

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An extraordinary event in an unconventional space...

"Truly a night of wonders, the gala lived up to its name, and I was pleased to be a part of it. Absolutely impressive what you have accomplished in three short years... bravo!"
-Fred Lee, Event Emcee & Auctioneer Extraordinaire

Tickets: $500
Corporate Table of Eight: $5,000
Wish Granter: $10,000

For more information on sponsorship opportunities, view our package.

For more information or to reserve your tickets, contact hannah.smith@childrenswish.ca

 

2017 Sponsors

 
2017 Night of Wonders Sponsors

Photos courtesy of Martin Szabo Photography

 

Night of Wonders 2016

 

The third annual gala to benefit the BC & Yukon Chapter of The Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada - which took place on Thursday, March 31st, 2016 - truly lived up to its name as a Night of Wonders.

This stunning evening, presented by Pacific Blue Cross, saw guests enjoy an unforgettable culinary experience from Edible Canada. Autoform Performance was transformed into a unique and magical gala space, which was filled with nearly 200 of Vancouver’s most glamourous and generous business luminaries.

The audience was brought to its feet in a standing ovation when Wish Child Ida Yang performed “Nataliana” on the harp she received as her wish. Guests bid generously on 5 live auction lots, including an Edible Canada Yukon Whisky Dinner, which host Fred Lee auctioned off twice after a bidding frenzy inspired Edible Canada President & CEO Eric Pateman to donate a second package. They also gave from the heart after wish mom Natasha Prokosh shared her family’s story.

All told, the evening raised $250,000 for Children’s Wish, which will support their mission of granting wishes for Canadian children aged 3-17 who are facing a life threatening illness.

 
 
 
 
 

 
 


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Media Sponsor


 

Special Thanks

Acme Props
Agency Media
Big 3 Media
Can-West Display Services Ltd.
City of Vancouver
DJ Leanne - GirlOnWax
Shawn Hallgren
Hemlock Printers
Holt Renfrew
hot soup media
Love by Phoebe
Marine Printers
Pedersens Rentals
Natasha Prokosh
Bikram Singh
SideOne
All of our wonderful volunteers!

 

Our Mission

The Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada works with communities across the country to provide children with life threatening illnesses the opportunity to realize their most heartfelt wish. By creating unique, meaningful experiences, Children’s Wish enhances quality of life for these courageous children and their families.

- We have granted nearly 25,000 wishes across Canada over the past 31 years.
- We are a Canadian charity with Chapters in every province & territory.
- The B.C. & Yukon Chapter approved over 150 Wishes in 2015 alone.

- We receive no government support and are entirely funded by the generosity of individuals, corporations, community groups and foundations.
- We have never denied a wish to an eligible child and have no waiting list.

 
 
 
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To learn more, visit www.childrenswish.ca

2016 COMMITEE

 

Jessica Hollander (CHAIR)
CountDown Events
Kimberly Desmarais
Robin Gill

 

Caroline Haselden
Shannon Humphrey
Kevin Mazzone
Eric Pateman

Kate Rassekh
Tiffany Soper
Sarah Wood