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 Apr. 1, 2015 and Mar. 31, 2016.


Our Visionaries

$20,000 and up

Anonymous (2)
Denise Ching
John Galipeau
Mrs. R.K. Lindsay
Janet MacKenzie
Vera A. Morrow
Tony Yue

Our Champions

$10,000 to $19,999

Trent Boehm
Dora Golden and Family
Richard Holbrook
Kenneth and Sheila McArthur
John and Leah O’Neill

Our Leaders

$5,000 to $9,999

Anonymous (4)
Gregory Aasen and Margaret Maclaren
Steve Bennett
David R. Crowe
Mr. Dhaliwal
Patricia Huscroft
Jill Jaques
Wes Knapp and Kathleen MacKinnon
Anna Krause
Christina Larson
Murray Leith
Joe Oviatt
Helmut G. Pastrick
John E. Shannon
Gentilina Staniscia
Michael and Hazel Wilkins
Peter Wu

Our Friends
$1,000 to $4,999

Anonymous (10)
Kim Abbott
Garth Abrams
Diane Adkins
Vesa Adler
Heinz U. Ahmer

Shawn Aspden

David and Joanne Aune

Hilda Backus

Joe Baliva

Wade Bartok

Randy Bartsch

Karen and Doug Bell

Wayne Berg

Gerard Bessette

Christopher Bond

Sheila Borman

Mark Breaule

Delores Broten

Edna D. Brown

Michele Buchignani

Lester Bulhoes

William Burns

Roy Carmichael

Audrey Carter

Paul and Diane Case

Samuel D. Chambers

Saree Chan

Matthew Chipera

Chit H. Chow

Samba Chundri

Kris Clarke

Florence Cowie

Sharon Craver

Stephen Custeau

Lorne Davidson

Jeff Davis

Donald Davis

Judith M. Dawson
Sam Deguilio

Clint Denesiuk

Harry Diemer

Robert Disbrow

Alex Drennan
Stanley Dzuba

Bill Etherington

Michael B. Fahy

Donald Ferrier

Elizabeth J. Flowerdew

Toby Fouks

Ariela Friedmann

Brian D. Fry

Robert Gayton

Ian Gibson

Harbans K. Gill

Donald Gillis

Donald and Anne Graham

Chris Grauer

Cathy Greer

Sarah M. Hanon

Mike Henry

Tony Hepburn

Debra Hewson

Rudi Hoenson

David Holmberg

Thomas Holmes

John Hooper

Peter Jackman

Robert Jackson

Michele Jager

Wayne Jardine

Elizabeth Jarvis

Frank Jefferies

Diane Jones

Sid Keay

Jessie A. Kelly

Jane Kenyon

Elizabeth Kerklaan

Amanda Kerr

Kenneth P. Kirkland

Sherry Klopfer

Robert Laing

Joseph LaLeggia

Lori E. Last

Denny Law

Chris Leonard

Don Lindsay

Betty-Anne Lindsay

Peter Lopez

Debbie Macey

Kenneth O. Macgowan

Heather MacLean

Norman MacLean

Deena Magtoto

Todd Martin
Gerald Matier and Diane Jamieson
Thomas C. McBeath

Kathryn D. McLaughlin

John McLean

Patricia Montgomery

Floyd C. Murphy

Susan Murrin

Rae F. Nixon

Phyllis Parker

Reid A. Parr

Bryce Pasechnic

Terry Pask

David Pearson

Mary E. Pearson

Christine Penney

Catherine Pennock

Rosie Perera

Reginald Penniger

Alison Pretence

Dana H. Prince

Joanne Probyn

Paul Reinhart

Art Reitmayer

Marty D. Reynard

Rick Roger

David Rooney

Peter and Sheila Ross

Marion and Andy Shaw

Gwen Skelton

Kate and Gordon Sladen

Sandra Smart

Sau Ying So

Iris Solnes

David and Jo-Anne Spear

Patricia Spencer

Alfred Stanley

Roy Stevenson

Ron and Barbara Strange

Andrew Szocs

Michael Terrell

Lynn J. Tetarenko

Emily Thomas

Karen E. Thompson

Chris Tidd

The Townsend Family

Sandy Turner

Dick Vollet

Michelle Wallman

Sidney M. Wein

Jon G. Weinheimer

Barbara Whittaker

Robert and Carol Wiens

Jason Winkler

Elaine Wong

Wai-Mei Wong

Terry Wright

Brian J. Young

Chao Xu


Our Visionaries

$20,000 and up

Anonymous (2)
Alair Homes Vancouver

BC Gaming Commission

BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc.

Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited

Cedar Springs Foundation

Connor, Clark & Lunn Foundation

FirstEnergy Capital Corporation

Goldcorp Inc.

Investors Group Financial Services Inc.

Macquarie Capital Markets Canada

Manulife Financial

Margaret Rothweiler Charitable Foundation

Ocean Park Foundation

Province of B.C.

Provincial Employees Community Services Fund

Raymond James Limited

RBC Foundation


Seacliff Foundation

The Phyliss & Irving Snider Foundation

Tidalliving Limited

Vancouver Coastal Health Community Office

Vancouver Foundation

Vancouver Island Health Authority

Victoria Foundation

Westminster Savings Credit Union Foundation

Our Champions

$10,000 to $19,999

Anonymous (3)
Amacon Development Corporation

Argon Development Corp.

B.C. Multiethnic Marrow Transplant Society

Canada Running Series

Cowell Auto Group

Deans Knight Capital Management

Deloitte & Touche Foundation Canada

Division 15 Mechanical

Foxridge Homes

Frank and Yvonne McCracken Foundation

GMP Securities


Interior Health Authority

Investors Group Matching Gift Program
ITG Canada Corporation

NWM Private Giving Foundation

Odlum Brown Limited

Paul Lee Family Foundation

Pavilion Global Markets Ltd.

Polygon Homes Limited

RBC Capital Markets

Scotiabank Global Equity

Strategic Charitable Giving Foundation

Summerland Health Care Auxiliary

TELUS - Team TELUS Cares

The 1988 Foundation

The Jim Patterson Foundation

The R. K. Grant Family Foundation

Tony & Mignon Fenton Trust

UBS Securities Canada Incorporated

Our Leaders

$5,000 to $9,999

Anonymous (1)
Alzheimer Research Foundation of B.C.

Barry and Laurie Green Family Charitable Trust

Big A Holdings Ltd.

Canadian Western Bank

Credit Suisse Securities (Canada) Incorporated

Dignity Memorial

Division 15 Mechanical Ltd.

Djavad Mowafaghian Foundation

Giancarlo and Odette Tognetti Legacy Trust Foundation

Grosvenor Canada Ltd.

Haywood Securities Inc.

Intracorp Projects Ltd.

Investors Group - BC Interior (Kamloops, Barriere)

Jack Brown & Family Alzheimer's Research Foundation

Kebet Holdings Ltd.

Lark Enterprises

Lohn Foundation

MacKay CEO Forums

Merrill Lynch Canada Incorporated

Morgan Stanley Canada Limited

Murrick Insurance Services Limited

Northwest & Ethical Investments L.P.

Paradigm Capital Incorporated

RBC Foundation

RLA Insurance Services Inc.

Roynat Inc.

Saunders Investment Ltd.

Surrey New and Used Incorporated

Teck Resources Ltd.

The Colin & Lois Pritchard Foundation

The Medicine Shoppe Canada Inc.

Trillium Care Communities

WesGroup Properties LP


Our Friends

$1,000 to $4,999

Able Auctions
AGF Investments Inc.

Anonymous (2)
0983505 BC LTD

Alex’s Mobile HD Mechanic Ltd.

All-Span Engineering

Altacorp Capital Inc.

Aquiform Distributors Ltd.

Aquilini Investment Group – 3055818 Nova Scotia Company
Arlin Foundation

Army, Navy & Air Force Veterans - Steveston #284

Aspreva International Limited


Baybridge–Maison WV General Partnership

Bayshore Health Care

Benefaction Foundation

Best Buy Canada

Borden Ladner Gervais
British Pacific Properties Limited
BTY Consultancy Group Inc.
Canadian Tire #360
Central Okanagan Foundation
Circolo Abruzzese Club
Citi Payment Services
Clevest Solutions Inc.
CN Employees Charities Trust
Coast Capital Savings
Concord Pacific Foundation
Crescent Point Energy
Cressey Development Corporation
Curves – South Kamloops
DCT Chambers Trucking Limited
Dr. Brian E Standerwick Inc.
Dunbar Masonic Lodge #118
Dynamic Funds
Elks Club of New Westminster
Fair Trade Works
Fidelity Investments Canada Ltd.
Fraser Health Authority
Fraternal Order of Eagles – Sisters of the Province of B.C.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Cranbrook - #3032
Fraternal Order of Eagles, New Westminster - #20 Ladies Auxiliary
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Penticton - #4281
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Prince George - #3318 Ladies Auxiliary
Fraternal Order of Eagles, Vancouver – #2075
Gift Funds Canada Foundation
Goldman & Sachs Co.
Grant Thornton LLP (Kelowna)
Grant Thornton LLP (Langley)
Glenwarren Lodge

Heather and Dan Fogden
Helping Hands of WorkSafe BC
Hopewell Secord LP
Horne Coupar Management Corporation
Hume Hotel
Information Systems Management
Invesco Canada Ltd.
Investors Group - BC North (Barriere, Chetwynd, Dawson Creek, Prince George, Smithers)
Investors Group - Greater Vancouver South (Surrey, Langley, White Rock)
Investors Group - Greater Vancouver West (Vancouver)
Investors Group - Okanagan South (Penticton)
Investors Group - Victoria Metro
J. I. Properties Inc.
Janet Ingraham Personal Real Estate Corporation
Kahn Family Charitable Foundation
Kains & Strongman Properties Ltd.
Kelowna Capri Rotary Club
Kelowna Royal Purple Lodge #56
KGHM Ajax Mining Inc.
Kiwanis Club of White Rock
Knights of Columbus Council 5246
L.V. Lomas Limited
Liquidnet Holdings Inc.
Liu Foundation
Lordco Auto Parts
Lotte and John Hecht Memorial Foundation
Lynn Valley Lions Club – District 19-A2
Mainland Sand and Gravel Ltd.
Marilyn Neaves Charitable Foundation
Matcon Environmental Ltd.
MCL Motor Cars 2010
McMillan LLP
Minit Tune & Brake
Motion Picture Studio Production Technicians
Murrick Insurance Services (Killarney) Ltd.
Norson Construction Ltd.
North Vancouver Host Lions Club
Nufloors Coquitlam Lougheed Flooring Centre Ltd.
Olnor Investments Limited
Onni Group of Companies
Paraline Construction Ltd.
Parker Johnston Industries Ltd.
Patrick O’Donnell Personal Real Estate Corporation
Pfizer Canada Incorporated
PI Financial Corporation
Pinnacle International Realty Group II Inc.
Porter Engineering Ltd.
Postmedia Vancouver
Powerex Corp. – Energy for Humanity
Private Giving Foundation
Professional Employees Association
Rainbow O.A.P.O. No. 146
Royal Canadian Legion – Billy Bishop #176
Royal Canadian Legion – Burbaby #83
Royal Canadian Legion – Mount Benson #256
SafeCare BC
Sanford C Bernstein
Scotiabank – Wealth Management
Seaport Global Securities
Silver Wheaton Corp.
Slack Technologies, Inc.
Sprott Asset Management
State Street Global Markets Canada Inc.
Sun Life Financial
Suncor Energy Foundation
Surrey Fire Fighters Charitable Society
The Ben and Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation
The Cedar Club
Thomas O'Neill & Associates Inc.
TMX Group (TSX Inc.)
Unipharm & Medicine Centre Pharmacies Charitable Foundation
United Floors
VanCity Community Foundation
Vancouver Pacific Lions Club
Vancouver South Lions Club
View Laser
Vine & Branch Foundation
Werner & Helga Hoing Foundation

Media Sponsors

24 Hours



CTV Vancouver Island

Global BC


Immediate Images

Surrey Now


We are deeply honoured to recognize the following estate gifts.

Estate of Sharon Barbara Amer

Estate of Philip Walter Randolph Appleby

Estate of Bernice Catherine Brand

Estate of Dodo Kathleen Clarke

Estate of Dorothy Hope Cummings

Estate of Audrey Cecilia Denison

Estate of Ellen Margaret Doughty

Estate of Irene May Dunlop

Estate of Vina Marie Envik

Estate of Arthur Herbert Flowerdew

Estate of Evelyn D. Foster

Estate of William George Franklin

Estate of Patricia Gardner

Estate of Blanche Claire Gillies

Estate of E.S. Haynes

Estate of Meryl Deanna Hipperson

Estate of Elfrieda Irwin

Estate of Devoira R. Jacob

Estate of Miriam Lawson Jayne

Estate of Beverly Myna Kagnoff

Estate of Lloyd Wyman Kinley

Estate of Joan Dolores Klein

Estate of Marjorie Leah Langlois

Estate of Glenn G. Lawrence

Estate of Denys C. Lloyd

Estate of Mary Cowie McAllister

Estate of Kenneth Petrie

Estate of Elizabeth Jean Stimson Pratt-Johnson

Estate of James Henry Rhodes

Estate of Mai Liis Rumma

Estate of Frantiska Talacko

Estate of Bernard Van Snellenberg
Estate of Florence Varga

Rick Weldon Charitable Remainder Trust

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 (22)
David and Joanna Aune

Gloria Back

Delores Broten

J.D. Caughlin

John Charpentier

M.J. Charpentier

Caroline Clark

Annica deTrey

Earl DesLaurier

S.M. Devine

Toby Fouks

Bob and Dana Golden

Bob and Sue Hastings

Paula Jakeman

Jack and Nancy Jefferson

Jane and Anthony King

Carl Krause

Rosemary Lear

Florence Lee
Gary Lyseng
Phyllis Marchment

Elizabeth J. McGowan

Patricia Mitchell

Jean Moore

Sakie Nariiwa

Dr. Katherine Paton and Dr. Jeff Beckman  

Linda Reber

Sandy I. Riley
Philip Seth
Beth Shaw
Cindy Siesling-Webb and D. Randy Webb

Gail Steiger

David Street

Andy and Cheryl Szocs
Mark Zuberbuhler


Endowment Funds

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

Anonymous through the Victoria Foundation (4)
Alzheimer Society of B.C. Capital Region Fund

Alzheimer Society of B.C. Endowment Fund

Alzheimer’s Disease Research Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation

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 Scholarship 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 P. Kelly Memorial Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation

Grace Bowden Advocacy Endowment Fund

H. Clark Bentall Endowment

Henry & Marian Thiel Family Trust through the Victoria Foundation

Hibler/Lamoureux Fund,  held at Vancouver Foundation

J & M Fund through the Victoria Foundation

Nell Brown Endowment

Oliver Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation

Peter & June Young Legacy Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation

Robert Kenny Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation

Sadler Jackman Family Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
Steve and Eva Floris Endowment

The Hope Social Justice Fund through the Victoria Foundation

Theodore and Helen Bourque Endowment

Victor (Vic) and Irene Griffin Fund through the Victoria Foundation
William E. & Marion (Thelma) Ingledew Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation

Thanks to All Our Contributors

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. would like to acknowledge the approximately 2,773 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 604-742-4922.

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

Events and Corporate Sponsorship
Angie Kok
Manager, Resource Development
Phone: 604-742-4908
Toll-free: 1-800-667-3742
Fax: 604-669-6907

Last Updated: 10/16/17
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