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It is with huge excitement that our tickets for our Charity Gala, being held on September 10th, 2016 are now on sale!
Did you know 1 in 5 kids are going to school hungry?
Help Us Help Kids! Buy a ticket to our upcoming Charity Gala.
The 3rd Annual Firefighters Gala fundraiser to help feed underprivileged and vulnerable children in the Coquitlam area through a “Nutritional Breakfast/Snack Program”. This elegant evening includes a gourmet dinner, live entertainment and a silent and live auction.
Over 3,815 breakfasts have been served in one school this year alone.
“One morning, after a night shift we (firefighters) went to the school to help serve some pancakes. We arrived early, and we were surprised to see students waiting for the doors to open so they can help set up and feel a part of this little family that’s been created. It was heart warming to see.”
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
19 years or older.
Is there a dress code for this event?
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
The casino has an abunance of parking. We will have a "safe ride home" organized for the end of the event which will take donations towards Tri-Cities KidSport,.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email CoquitlamffCharitable@gmail.com
We are looking to expand this program to help more kids in the community. We wish to speak with school faculty members or PAC members interested in launching a program or access to funding for an existing program.
Please send us an email via our contact page.
If you would like to make a donation to the program,
Please specify in your donation that you are donating to the Nutritional Snack Program.
We are a group of volunteers and Firefighters in the Coquitlam City doing what we can to give back "Into Our Community!"