Saving Lives Through Organ Donation

I had the pleasure of photographing Hailey-Ann. A strong little girl with a big message to share! Hailey-Ann is in need of a kidney transplant and her message is getting out to the public through various media. Saving Lives Through Organ Donation - The Kidney Foundation of Canada BC & Yukon branch,   BC Business Magazine [...]

Shine a Light Kidney Gala 2016

This year’s 4th annual Shine a Light Kidney Gala, hosted by The Kidney Foundation of Canada BC & Yukon Branch and The Canadian Society of Nephrology, raising a record $230,000 for kidney patients and kidney research. Photos at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Pacific Ballroom. Gala Gala MC, Norma Reid, CTV News anchor Gala co-chairs, Dr. [...]

BC Minister Honoured with Special Award

The Kidney Foundation of Canada, BC & Yukon Branch presented The Honourable Amrik Virk, Minister for Technology, Innovation & Citizens’ Services and MLA for Surrey-Tynehead, with a special Citizen’s Leadership Award for his significant contributions and commitment towards helping to increase organ donor awareness and organ donor registration across BC.Under the leadership of Minister Virk, [...]

Kidney Walks 2015

Register today! The Kidney Foundation of Canada’s BC & Yukon Branch – Kidney Walks are held in 25 communities across BC on September 27th. Participants in these Walks have previously raised thousands of dollars to increase organ donation, fund research, provide support for kidney patients and their families, and to educate the public about the [...]

BC Kidney Transplant Consensus Summit

The Kidney Foundation of Canada hosted it’s first-ever BC Kidney Transplant Consensus Summit on May 1 at the Vancouver Convention Centre.  View Press Release here. View All event photos here. Related Links: Mediaplanet – Personal Health News

Shine a Light Kidney Gala 2015

This year’s third annual Shine a Light Kidney Gala, a collaboration of the Kidney Foundation of Canada, BC & Yukon Branch and the Canadian Society of Nephrology, was successful in raising over $178,000 for kidney research and services for British Columbians affected by kidney disease – a serious disease with no cure. Photos at the [...]

Kidney Walks 2014

The Kidney Foundation of Canada’s BC Branch 2014 Kidney Walks and Runs are held in 25 communities across BC this summer. Participants in these Walks have previously raised over $860,000 to increase organ donation, fund research, provide support for kidney patients and their families, and to educate the public about the importance of kidney health. [...]

Be The Movement

The Kidney Foundation of Canada, BC Branch, is kicking off its annual kidney walk and run fundraising events to increase organ donation, fund research, provide support for kidney patients and their families, and to educate the public about the importance of kidney health. Promotional materials are a key component in creating the buzz and excitement [...]

Shine a Light Kidney Gala 2013

An elegant and good-spirited evening hosted by the Kidney Foundation of Canada, BC Branch and the Canadian Society of Nephrology, the 2013 inaugural Shine A Light Kidney Gala held at VanDusen Botanical Gardens was successful in raising awareness of kidney disease and funds for the work and mission of both organizations. It was such a pleasure photographing [...]

The Power of One

Dave is one individual who literally gave the gift of life, donating his kidney to his wife Verna. The Power of One. Dave and his beautiful family are the “face” of The Kidney Foundation of Canada’s, BC Branch, door-to-door fundraising campaign commencing in March 2013. Check it out! A living organ donor is a completely selfless [...]

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