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  • Halloween masquerade; Fundraising for new BC Children's Hospital

    25/09/2008 12:00am

    The Free Press (Fernie) Page: 5 Section: News Byline: Caroline Faucher Source: The Free Press

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  • Business rallies around Ladysmith family with sick child

    24/09/2008 12:00am

    Ladysmith Chronicle

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  • Imagine Canada launches new Thanksgiving philanthropy site

    29/08/2008 12:00am

    Village Vibes 13.39

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  • MICHAEL BUBLE NAMED AMBASSADOR TO BC CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL FOUNDATION CAMPAIGN

    29/08/2008 12:00am

    Vancouver - September 29, 2008 - International recording star Michael Bublé has taken on the role of Ambassador to BC Children's Hospital Foundation's Campaign for BC Children, a $200-million initiative to support the construction of a new BC Children's Hospital and to enhance medical services for children throughout the province.

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  • Kicking cancer to the curb

    06/08/2008 12:00am

    *Kicking cancer to the curb, together Inaugural Port Moody soccer tournament to benefit Michael Cuccione Foundation* Lena Ross, Coquitlam NOW Published: Wednesday, August 06, 2008

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  • Ryder keeps up the fight

    28/07/2008 12:00am

    \""\"" Four-year-old Ryder Evans-Brockett, with his dad, Jimi, is in BC Children's Hospital as he battles cancer. His parents say he's determined to do things like ride his bike. (Rob Kruyt, 24 hours)

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  • Auction raises $10,000 for BC Children's

    24/07/2008 12:00am

    Steven Heywood[\""javascript:void(0);\""]. *Parksville - Qualicum News[\""http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?RQT=318&pmid=66802&TS=1217262631&clientId=26918&VInst=PROD&VName=PQD&VType=PQD\""]*. Parksville, B.C.: Jul 24, 2008[\""http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?RQT=572&VType=PQD&VName=PQD&VInst=PROD&pmid=66802&pcid=39853541&SrchMode=3\""]. pg. A.24

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  • BMO FINANCIAL GROUP MAKES $2-MILLION GIFT

    12/05/2008 12:00am

    * BMO FINANCIAL GROUP MAKES $2-MILLION GIFT TO SUPPORT THE CAMPAIGN FOR BC CHILDREN Largest gift in bank's history in BC directed to new Emergency Department *

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  • TECK COMINCO MAKES $25-MILLION GIFT

    15/04/2008 12:00am

    **TECK COMINCO MAKES $25-MILLION GIFT TO SUPPORT THE CAMPAIGN FOR BC CHILDREN**

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  • PARTNERSHIP TO REBUILD BC CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL

    14/04/2008 12:00am

    *Largest Hospital Fundraising Campaign ever in Western Canada*

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  • $6-Million Renovation of cancer, other critical outpatient clinics and labs officially opens Sept. 12

    10/09/2007 12:00am

    VANCOUVER, September 10, 2007 - BC Children's Hospital Foundation invites media and invited guests to attend the opening celebration of the Djavad Mowafaghian Wing. This event is the realization of a dream of Vancouver philanthropist Djavad Mowafaghian, who in 2004 donated $6-million to renovate the Children's Cancer Clinic and other clinics and labs that handle more than 7,000 outpatient visits a year. The renovation of this outpatient area is enabling our caregivers to provide the finest care to BC's children, who are living with debilitating illnesses. Part of the reconstruction includes a brand new lobby with bright, spacious surroundings to greet patients, families and visitors to Children's.

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  • CBC Radio Shows Support for child health in BC

    04/09/2007 12:00am

    PRINCE GEORGE, BC - BC Children's Hospital Foundation and CBC Radio One are proud to announce the CBC Cares for Kids Radiothon - the first event of its kind ever on CBC Radio One in British Columbia. The two-day fundraising event will help raise funds and awareness for BC Children's Hospital, the province's only full-service acute pediatric hospital for children. The Radiothon, which kicks off Thursday, September 20, will run daily from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.. CBC hosts, Jo-Ann Roberts from All Points West, and Russell Bowers and Chris Walker from Daybreak, will be on location, broadcasting live from Pine Centre Mall in Prince George 12noon to 2pm and 4pm - 6pm both days.

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  • Nanaimo pediatric care facilities get boost from Child Health BC

    29/08/2007 12:00am

    August 29, 2007 - Nanaimo, BC - Children and families in Nanaimo and Central and Northern Vancouver Island will soon have better access to specialized pediatric medical care closer to home, according to plans announced today by the Vancouver Island Health Authority, Provincial Health Services Authority, Child Health BC and the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.

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  • CARES TOUR COMING TO LOUGHEED WAL-MART, SATURDAY, AUGUST 4

    01/08/2007 12:00am

    NBA Cares Tour will bring the excitement and energy of the NBA experience to Lougheed Mall in Burnaby August 4, and to select Wal-Mart stores across Canada. The Tour is in support of Children's Miracle Network, BC Children's Hospital, and other children's hospitals across Canada.

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  • MDS Inc. and Dr. Donald Rix announce $4,000,000 in Donations to B C Cancer Foundation and BC Children's Hospital Foundation

    14/06/2007 12:00am

    Vancouver, British Columbia, June 14, 2007 - MDS Inc. (TSX:MDS; NYSE: MDZ), a global life sciences company and Dr. Donald Rix announced today that they will donate $4 million to the BC Cancer Foundation and the BC Children's Hospital Foundation to mark the sale of the medical diagnostics business in British Columbia to an affiliate of Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System (OMERS).

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