fundraising

A GoFundMe campaign has been set up to help the family of Riley Stevens, who suffers from a rare condition called Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. (Contributed photo)

GoFundMe campaign aims to help family of young White Rock boy with rare condition

‘He has been through so much already in his short life,’ says mother

 

Hockey broadcaster Jim Hughson, left, a South Surrey resident, interviews Vancouver Canucks head coach Travis Green at the 2019 Nite of Champions gala. (Tom Zillich photo)

KidSport’s Nite of Champions gala, featuring NHL speakers, to go virtual for 2021

Shea Weber, Travis Green and Scott Neidermayer to be among speakers at March 9 event

 

Guests who purchased tickets for the Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation’s virtual Grand Gala on Nov. 20 received the “Gala in a Box.” (Submitted photo)

Virtual Fraser Valley Grand Gala raises $67K for health care

Event supports hospitals in Abbotsford, Mission, Chilliwack and Hope

 

Canadian Red Cross staff engaged in a Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and social distancing training exercise. (Luc Alary / Canadian Red Cross)

Red Cross canvassers following PHO guidelines while going door-to-door

Canvassers using safety protocols including masks and distancing to continue organization’s efforts

Canadian Red Cross staff engaged in a Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and social distancing training exercise. (Luc Alary / Canadian Red Cross)
Realtor Kevin Brown (foreground) along with other Realtors will be taking part in the HomeLife Advantage Jump for Charity on Dec. 1 and is inviting the public to join them as they dive or run into Cultus Lake to raise money for local charities. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

POSTPONED: Chilliwack Realtors invite public to join them in Jump for Charity at Cultus Lake

Several Realtors will be jumping into the chilly water as a fun way to raise money for charity

Realtor Kevin Brown (foreground) along with other Realtors will be taking part in the HomeLife Advantage Jump for Charity on Dec. 1 and is inviting the public to join them as they dive or run into Cultus Lake to raise money for local charities. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)
The Chilliwack Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign kicks off on Nov. 20, 2020. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progess file)

Volunteers sought for Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign in Chilliwack

Money will be collected throughout Chilliwack from Nov. 20 until Christmas Eve

The Chilliwack Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign kicks off on Nov. 20, 2020. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progess file)
Ryan Reynolds appears in a Pacific Wild campaign video. (Pacific Wild Website)

Ryan Reynolds matching fundraising dollars for B.C.’s Great Bear Rainforest

Vancouver-born actor appeals to the public with Make Ryan Pay! campaign

Ryan Reynolds appears in a Pacific Wild campaign video. (Pacific Wild Website)
Valley Toyota donated funds to the Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation on May 5, 2020. Pictured here (clockwise from bottom left) are: Dustin Scott, Sales Manager; Barbara Friesen, Controller; Michael Thomas, General Manager; Robert Beischer, Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation; Niels Larsen, Sales Manager; and Curtis Edwards, Fixed Operations Manager. (Submitted)

Donation made for Chilliwack’s newest hospital technology

Radiographic fluoroscopy will come with a total price tag of $1 million

Valley Toyota donated funds to the Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation on May 5, 2020. Pictured here (clockwise from bottom left) are: Dustin Scott, Sales Manager; Barbara Friesen, Controller; Michael Thomas, General Manager; Robert Beischer, Fraser Valley Health Care Foundation; Niels Larsen, Sales Manager; and Curtis Edwards, Fixed Operations Manager. (Submitted)
The Rotary Club of Chilliwack After Hours processed 875 lbs of carrots in a night for the Chilliwack Bowls of Hope Society in September 2019. The society has had to cancel its largest fundraiser of the year. (Submitted photo)

Chilliwack non-profits suffering financially with cancellations

Bowls of Hope will take a $70,000 hit with cancellation of main fundraising event

The Rotary Club of Chilliwack After Hours processed 875 lbs of carrots in a night for the Chilliwack Bowls of Hope Society in September 2019. The society has had to cancel its largest fundraiser of the year. (Submitted photo)