Thank you to our supporters

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. gratefully acknowledges the thousands of donors who have supported our activities. Your support helps people in B.C. who are affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, and makes an important difference to their quality of life. It also helps us fund research into the causes and cures.

 

The following list is in recognition of gifts of $1,000 or more received between April 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017.

INDIVIDUALS

Our visionaries

$20,000 and up

Anonymous (2)
Ryan & Cindy Beedie
The families of Brad, Kevin, Steve & Greg Bennett
Denise Ching
Sharon & Hugh Cooper
Manfred & Frances Ertel
John & Leah O’Neill
Joshua Ramsey
Tony Yue

Our champions

$10,000 to $19,999

M. & P. Devries
Marilyn Hunchak
Dean MacDonald
Kenneth & Sheila McArthur
Robert Ogilvie
Robin S. Scott

Our leaders

$5,000 to $9,999

 

Anonymous (2)
Gregory Aasen & Margaret Maclaren
Audrey Bennett
Brian & Beverley Bertoia
David R. Crowe
Ingrid T. Davies
Dora Golden & family
Sam Gudewill
Iqbal & Yasmin Kassam
Yim F. Mak
Vera A. Morrow
Helmut Pastrick
Christopher & Shelley Philps
Avtar Sandhu
Dean & Julie Shepard
Isabelle & Pascal Spothelfer
Gentilina Staniscia
Martini & Michelle Weinberg
Michael & Hazel Wilkins

 

Our friends

$1,000 to $4,999

Anonymous (9)
Michael Adams
Vesa Adler
Heinz U. Ahmer
Kim Allard
William Archer
David & Joanna Aune
Paul Balfour & Cynthia Miles
Henry Bartel
Brad Bennett
Sal Bhullar
Richard & Fearon Blair
Francesco Bolongaro
Sheila Borman & Thomas Bennett
David Bowra
Carol Brown
Selena Brown
Karen M. Bruk
Michele Buchignani
Karen Carlson
Audrey Carter
Paul & Diane Case
Suzanne R. Cassinos
Jennifer Chatt
Johnny Ciampi
Arthur Collins
Ken Commons
Jennifer Cooper
Peter F. Costanzo
Gary Cowell
Sharon Craver
Robert M. Cross
Mark Cullen
Joan M. Currie
Wendy & Cameron Currie
Lorne Davidson
Donald Davis
Joan Dawson
Robert Desbarats
Frances Dowdeswell
Peter W. Drewcock
Brenda Eaton
Lyanne & Rick Eggert
Craig Elander
Dorothy A. Elias
Dave Elliott
Sandy Elliott
Sheila Elworthy
Robert Eng
Ken Ezzard
Michael Farrell
Judy Ferrante
Douglas M. Filby
Karen Fleck
George Folz
Anne Ford
Blaine M. Forer
Toby Fouks
Ariela Friedmann
Wendy Freischer
Dawna Friesen
Barb Gadallah
Robert Gayton
Ron Gerrard
Bryan Girard
Wendy Godfrey
Anne & Donald Graham
Chris Grauer
Katie Grunau
Cathy Halovich
Rachel Harrington
David & Patsy Heffel
Robert C. Heffel
Tony Hepburn
Debi Hewson
Elaine A. Hill
Jane Hoffman
Lois & John Desmond Horan
Maria K. Howard
Gary & Michele Huebner
Patricia & Kevin Huscroft
Aldo Hvalic
John Hyndman
Loree K. I’Anson
Audre B. Jackson
Freida Jackson
Michele Jager
Wayne Jardine
Joseph B. Jarvis
Frank Jefferies
Salim Kamani
Ivo Katnich
Jessie A. Kelly
Jane Kenyon
Amanda Kerr
David Kestell
Kenneth P. Kirkland
Vincenta O. Ko
Don & Catherine Konantz
Robert Laing
Lloyd Laroche
Christina Larson
Lori Last
Tom D. Lindsay
Bernadette Lowery
Brannon R. Lucke
Sharlene Ludwig
Peter Macgowan
Peterina MacKay
Richard Mackenzie
Darlene MacKlam
Heather MacLean
Alan Mah
Kevin & Jo-Anne Mahon
Yim Seong Mak
Todd Martin
Gerald Matier & Diane Jamieson
Thomas C. McBeath
James & Jillian McGlenen
Della E. McLaughlin
John McLean
John Mcleod
Leighton Mellemstrand
Nicole Milani
Dorothy Mills
Patricia Montgomery
Megan Morrissey
Lorraine Moskovitz
Douglas Muir
Eric Muir
James Muir
Ken Muir
Anne Munro
Richard Munroe
Cameron Murphy
Floyd Murphy
Brad Newell
Cecile O’Brien
Nancy Ogden
Kevin & Marie O’Neill
Wendy O’Neill
Sue Paish
John Pateman
Cleveland Patterson
Christine Penney
Rosie Perera
Gladys Peterson
David Pontarini
Carol T. Prantner
Jutta Prem-Stein
Dana H. Prince
Rasool N. Rayani
Art Reitmayer
Ramsay Lampman Rhodes
Rick Roger
Peter & Sheila Ross
Keith Russell
Dean D. Saddler
Nina Sanford
Roy Schofer
Marion & Andy Shaw
Heather Sheehan
William V. Shen
Audra Shull
Brian Sizer
Gwen Skelton
Ron B. Smith
Jason & Monica Soprovich
David & Jo-Anne Spear
Joshua D. Springman
Roger Stalsberg
Kandy Stephenson
Roy Stevenson
Donald Stewart
John Stout
Ron & Barbara Strange
Louise Sullivan
Henrietta Tan
Emily Thomas
William H. Thornton-Trump
Peter & Lesley Toigo
The Townsend Family
Sandy Turner
David C. Walker
Sheri Weichel
Fred Wein
Richard Weir
Lillian White
Robert & Carol Wiens
William Wong
Janet Wood
Michaela Wooldridge
Will Young
Paul Zuest

CORPORATE AND COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Our visionaries

$20,000 and up

Anonymous (2)
BC Gaming Commission
Canaccord Genuity Corp.
Cedar Springs Foundation
CIBC Capital Markets
Connor, Clark & Lunn Foundation
Cormark Securities
Cowell Auto Group
Frank and Yvonne McCracken Foundation
FirstEnergy
GMP Securities LP
Investors Group Financial Services Incorporated
Lewis Family Fund
Margaret Rothweiler Charitable Foundation
Province of B.C.
Provincial Employees Community Services Fund
RBC Foundation
Scotiabank Global Equity
Seacliff Foundation
Szocs Foundation
TD Securities
The Phyliss & Irving Snider Foundation
UBS Securities Canada Incorporated
Vancouver Coastal Health Community Office
Vancouver Island Health Authority


Our champions

$10,000 to $19,999

Anonymous (1)
Alzheimer Research Foundation of B.C.
Bloomberg Canada LLC
BMO Capital Markets
Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse Securities (Canada) Incorporated
Desjardins Securities
Dundee Capital Markets
Djavad Mowafaghian Foundation
Interior Health Authority
Investors Group Matching Gift Program
ITG Canada Corporation
Jack Brown & Family Alzheimer's Research Foundation
Macquarie Capital Markets Canada
National Bank of Canada
Paul Lee Family Foundation
Pavilion Global Markets Ltd.
Raymond James Limited
RBC Capital Markets
Retirement Concepts
Scotiabank
SRSN Ventures Ltd.
Summerland Health Care Auxiliary
TELUS – Team TELUS Cares
The 1988 Foundation
The Alan and Doreen Thompson Charitable Foundation
The Belmont Foundation
The R. K. Grant Family Foundation
The Tong & Geraldine Louie Family Foundation
UBS
Vancouver Canucks Alumni Foundation
Wheeler Family Foundation


Our leaders

$5,000 to $9,999

Anonymous (1)
Alexander Holburn Beaudin & Lang LLP
Armstrong Family Foundation
Bacas Holdings Ltd.
Bloomberg
Chan Better World Foundation
Dignity Memorial
Don & Lynn Bendickson Foundation
Dr. Woo Hon Fai Memorial Foundation
Fidelity Investments Canada Limited
Heikkinen Energy Securities
Lark Group
LifeLabs
Merrill Lynch
Neptune Bulk Terminals (Canada) Ltd.
Niagara Care Community
Odlum Brown Limited
Paradigm Capital Incorporated
Peters & Co. Ltd.
Service Corporation International (Canada)
ULC
Silver Wheaton Corp.
Telus Community Ambassadors – Vancouver Club
The Colin & Lois Pritchard Foundation
The Joseph Segal Family Foundation
Victor Projects Ltd.
ZLC Foundation

Our friends

$1,000 to $4,999

Anonymous (2)
Al Roadburg Foundation
Altacorp Capital Inc.
Ambleside Tiddlycove Lions Club of West Vancouver
Anako Foundation
Andrew Mahon Foundation
Aquiform
Arlin Foundation
Army, Navy & Air Force Veterans, #284 – Steveston Ladies Auxiliary
Army, Navy and Air Force Veterans – Ladies Auxiiliary #302
Ashcroft and District Health Care Auxiliary
Barclays
Bayshore HealthCare
Bentall Kennedy
Big A Holdings Ltd.
Bigwood Investments Ltd.
Bowes & Herron Ltd.
Brooke N. Wade Charitable Foundation
Canada Ticket Inc.
Circolo Abruzzese Club
Clark Wilson LLP
CN Employees and Pensioners Community Fund
Crescent Point Energy
Cunningham Lindsey
D.I. McDonald Holdings Limited
DNA Wellness Corp.
Duncan Lions Club
Enderby and District Lions Club
Fair Trade Works
First West Foundation – Envision Financial Endowment Fund
Franklin Templeton Investments Corp.
Fraser Health Authority
Fraternal Order of Eagles – B.C. Provincial Auxiliary
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Abbotsford – #2726 Ladies Aux.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Ladysmith – #2101 Ladies Aux.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, New Westminster – #20 Ladies Aux.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Penticton – #4281
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Penticton – #4281 Ladies Aux.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Pr George – #3318 Ladies Aux.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Vancouver – #2075 Social Fund
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Vancouver – 2075 Ladies Auxiliary
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Vernon – #3557 Ladies Aux.
Galley Bay and Palm Island
Giancarlo and Odette Tognetti Legacy Trust Foundation
Goldman Sachs & Co.
Harken Towing Company Limited
Harmony Honda
Heikkinen Energy Advisors
Herbert F. Coupe Family Fund
Home Instead Senior Care
Interior Alzheimer Support Society
Invesco Canada Ltd.
Investors Group – BC Interior (Barriere & Kamloops)
Investors Group – BC North (Chetwynd, Dawson Creek, Fort St. John, Nelson, Prince George & Smithers)
Investors Group – Central Vancouver Island North (Campbell River & Courtenay)
Investors Group – Greater Vancouver Central (Burnaby)
Investors Group – Greater Vancouver North (North Vancouver)
Investors Group – Greater Vancouver South (Surrey, Langley, White Rock)
Investors Group – Greater Vancouver West (Downtown & Richmond)
Investors Group – Okanagan & Okanagan South (Kelowna, Penticton & Vernon)
Investors Group – Victoria Metro and Downtown
Janet Ingraham Personal Real Estate Corporation
Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Vancouver
Jones Trading
Kebet Holdings Ltd.
Kelowna Royal Purple Lodge #56
Kiwanis Club of West Vancouver
Knights of Columbus
Knights of Columbus (BC) Charity Foundation
Knights of Columbus Council 5246
Lantzville Royal Canadian Legion Ladies Auxiliary #257
Lynn Valley Lions Club
Mainland Sand & Gravel ULC
Manulife Financial
Marilyn Neaves Charitable Foundation
Mather Family Charitable Giving Fund
MCL Motor Cars
Mercer (Canada) Limited
Morgan Stanley Canada Limited
Motion Picture Studio Production Technicians
Murrick Financial Planning Services Ltd.
Murrick Insurance Services (Downtown) Ltd.
Murrick Insurance Services (Killarney) Ltd
Murrick Insurance Services (Oakridge) Ltd.
Murrick Insurance Services (West End) Ltd.
Murrick Insurance Services Limited
NAI Commercial – Vancouver
North Vancouver Host Lions Club
North Vancouver Kiwanis Foundation
Northside Transport Lowbed Service
Oceanfood Sales Limited
Parksville Lioness Club
PI Financial
Prevue HRSystems
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Prince George Community Foundation
Prospera Credit Union
R&J Stern Family Foundation
Rainbow O.A.P.O. #146
RBC Foundation
RLA Insurance Services Inc.
Robertson Inc.
Royal Canadian Legion – Billy Bishop #176
Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 008
Royal Canadian Legion – Williams Lake #139
Schleppe Family Charitable Foundation
Sean Sweeney Law Corp
Seaport Global
Shoppers Drug Mart Life Foundation
Source Office Furniture & Systems Ltd.
State Street Global Markets Canada Inc.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Sun Wah Foods Ltd.
The Bellringer Family Foundation
The Benevity Community Impact Fund
The Kingfisher Foundation
The Hamber Foundation
The Mottershead Foundation
The Wellesley
The Wood’s Foundations
Thorsteinssons LLP Tax Lawyers
TMX Group (TSX Inc.)
Trinity Pacific Investments Ltd.
Tyam Excavation & Shoring
Unipharm & Medicine Centre Pharmacies Charitable Foundation
United Floors
Vancouver Granville Lions Club
Vancouver Pacific Lions Club
Wawanesa
Werner & Helga Hoing Foundation
Williams Lake Seniors Village
Woodburn Financial Group
Worksafe BC

 

Media sponsors

Black Press
CKNW
CFAX
CTV Vancouver Island
Global BC
Immediate Images
Postmedia
QMFM

Estates

We are deeply honoured to recognize the following estate gifts.

Anonymous (1)
Estate of Joan A. Bathurst
Estate of Joy A. Brettell
Estate of Dora F. Broad
Estate of William Martin Burns
Estate of Maria S. Chow
Estate of Josephina Curtis
Estate of Zona K.A. Davidson
Estate of Margaret Cohen Dorf
Estate of Irene May Dunlop
Estate of Alan J. Dyson
Estate of Margaret Jean Eagleson
Estate of Vina Marie Envik
Estate of Michael J. Flahiff
Estate of Arthur H. Flowerdew
Estate of Anna Fredrickson
Estate of Patricia Gardner
Estate of Blanche C. Gillies
Estate of Stella C. Hughes
Estate of Wai Haan Hui
Estate of Dorothy King
Estate of Miriam Ann Knee
Estate of Marjorie L. Langlois
Estate of Diana M. Laustrup
Estate of Glenn G. Lawrence
Estate of Lorna Le Gallais
Estate of Serena J. MacDonald
Estate of Audrey M. Mason
Estate of Edith May
Estate of Mary C. McAllister
Estate of Judith L. McFarlane
Estate of Cecelia J. McIntosh
Estate of Mora McWilliams
Estate of Robert Middleton
Estate of Eugene Gatien Montpellier
Estate of Robina Morrison
Estate of Doris Eileen Nelson
Estate of Edward Herbert Peel
Estate of Elizabeth A. Petrie
Estate of Beverly J. Phillips
Estate of Sidney Lee Pike
Estate of Heather J. Pitts
Estate of Rita Robertson
Estate of James Frederick Roh
Estate of Joyce A. Rothon
Estate of Frank Sandor
Estate of Mary R. Schaufele
Estate of Francine Scheyvaerts-Brown in memory of husband, Gordon Brown
Estate of Walter R. Seaborn
Estate of Iris Solnes
Estate of Brian Strawbridge
Estate of Frantiska Talacko
Estate of Marjorie E. Whyte
Estate of Keith F. Wiggett
Estate of Denise L. Yaremkewich
Estate of Paulina Hung-Chu Yuk

 
Circle of Hope

We thank and honour those individuals who have made a provision for a future gift through a bequest, life insurance policy, annuity, or trust arrangement.

 

Anonymous (32)
David & Joanna Aune
Gloria Back
Sheila Borman & Thomas Bennett
Delores Broten
Mike & Maureen Carr
J.D. Caughlin
Marguerite Ceschu-Smith
M.J. Charpentier
Caroline Clark
Bradley & Madelaine Clarke
Anicca de Trey
Earl DesLaurier
S.M. Devine
Toby Fouks
Bob & Dana Golden
Jennifer Gorham
Bev Gosling
Bob & Sue Hastings
Paula Jakeman
Jack & Nancy Jefferson
Laurie A. King
Jane & Anthony King
Carl Krause
Rosemary Lear
Florence Lee
Barbara Little
Gary Lyseng
Phyllis Marchment
Elizabeth J. McGowan
Patricia Mitchell
Sakie Nariiwa
Dr. Katherine Paton & Dr. Jeff Beckman
Linda D. Reber
Sandy I. Riley
Philip J. Seth
Beth Shaw
Cindy Siesling-Webb
Michael Smith
Gail Steiger
David Street
Andy & Cheryl Szocs
D. Randy Webb
Moya A. Whelan
Mark Zuberbuhler

 

Endowment funds

we acknowledge the ongoing contributions from the following funds in perpetuity.

Anonymous through the Victoria Foundation (3)
Alzheimer Society of B.C. Capital Region Fund
Alzheimer Society of B.C. Endowment Fund
Charles & Lucille Flavelle Family Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
Charles W. Brazier Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
CPES Fund through the Victoria Foundation
Cranmere (Holloway/Varder) Trust through the Victoria Foundation
David Macaree Memorial Fund
Edna Leckie Fraser Memorial Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
Ellinor Richards & Hazel Richards Loane Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
Frances A. McClean & Charles J. McNeely, Jr. IMP Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
George and Winifred Black Legacy Fund & Kermit and Theo Legacy Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
George P. Kelly Memorial Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
Grace Bowden Advocacy Endowment Fund
Grace Bowden Support Endowment Fund
H. Clark Bentall Endowment
Henry & Marian Thiel Family Trust through the Victoria Foundation
Hilber/Lamoureux Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
J and M Fund through the Victoria Foundation
Marion and Gerald McGeough (Magoo Flow-through Fund) through the Victoria Foundation
Middleton Family Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
Nell Brown Endowment
Robert Kenny Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
Steve and Eva Floris Endowment
Stewart Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
The Hope Justice Social Fund through the Victoria Foundation
Theodore and Helen Bourque Endowment
Victor (Vic) and Irene Griffin Fund through the Victoria Foundation
William, Laura and Christopher Cook Memorial Fund through the Victoria Foundation
William E. & Marion (Thelma) Ingledew Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation

ANYTHING FOR ALZHEIMER'S

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. would like to thank those who raised funds by organizing their own fundraising initiatives and events.

Visionaries

$250,000 and up

A Reason to Remember with Maria Shriver

Champions

$10,000 to $249,999

Answering the Call Dinner and Karaoke Night
Flora Aasen Memorial Alzheimer’s Pro Am
Marathon Des Sables
Salim and Safiya Conquer Mt. Kilimanjaro
T-Bones Fresh Meal Markets
West Coast Classic Invitational Golf Tournament

Leaders

$5,000 to $9,999

Charity Concert for Alzheimer's
Charity Garage Sale
ClanAnderson’s 2nd Annual “Laugh for A Cure”
Donate a Car Canada
Eternal Love – Annabelle in Concert
Georgina Falt Memorial Mind Games Music Trivia
Golden life Walk for Alzheimer’s
Mount Kilimanjaro Summit Challenge
Retiree Christmas Dinner
Run for Pete
Shawnigan Lake School
Variety Night – West Coast Chinese Martial Arts Association

Friends

$1,000 to $4,999

200th Week Run
Alzheimer’s Fundraising Barn Dance
Anything for Alzheimer’s Annual Appeal
Butterfl y Release
Celebrating Memories
Diamond Rally
Fast Eddy
Fernie Pro Am
Fibre For Good
Fleetwood Villa’s Butterfly Release for Alzheimer’s
Food Truck Friday Finale
Golden Life Rodeo for Alzheimer’s
Gray Monk Estate Winery
Jeans Day
Lori and Glyn’s Wedding
Mechanical Contractors Association of British Columbia Golf Tournament
Panda Bear Run
Penticton and Friends Celebrity Golf Classic
Play It Forward Hockey Tournament
Rally to Remember
Remember Me Run for Alzheimer’s
Richmond Country Club Fundraiser
Shoppers Drug Mart
Talent Night & Birthday Party
The Bull Sale
The Giving Tree
Zumba Alzheimer’s Party Fundraiser with Motown Flavour

 

Thanks to all our contributors

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. would like to acknowledge the approximately 2,322 donations that were made in memory or in honour of someone special as an expression of friendship, love or sympathy. Thank you for thinking of others now living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, and extending your hand to them.

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. would like to thank the thousands of donors who have supported our activities with gifts totaling less than $1,000. We want you to know that your support is truly appreciated.

Every effort has been made to ensure that this list is accurate. Please accept our sincere apology if your name has been missed, or a mistake has been made. We ask you to call us at 604-681-6530.

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. would also like to thank those who raised funds by organizing their own fundraising initiatives or by participating in our signature fundraising events.

 

Giving opportunities

Lauren Weisler
Manager, Resource Development
Phone: 604-742-4932
Toll-free: 1-800-667-3742
Fax: 604-669-6907
Email: lweisler@alzheimerbc.org

 

Events and corporate sponsorship

Angie Kok
Manager, Resource Development
Phone: 604-742-4908
Toll-free: 1-800-667-3742
Fax: 604-669-6907
Email: akok@alzheimerbc.org

 


Last Updated: 11/15/2017