2018 Christmas Card Fundraiser

Our Annual Christmas Card Fundraiser had a wonderful response, raising over $1500 for our Wish Fund. The Wish Fund provides supports that regular funding does not cover and the generosity of the donors is greatly appreciated. Thank you all and Merry Christmas!

Aaron Service and Supply

Dawn & Rick Adaszynski

Glenda Behan & Robert Smith

Eileen Brown & Family

Mark Brown

Gary & Marg Cade

Brent, Ikuyo, Leon & Quinn Carlson

 from Tokyo

Don & Joyce Carlson

Muriel & Len Carriere

Patty & John Catcher

Margaret  & Ted Cooper

Elio, Bernie & Peter Cossarin

Bill & Christine Demkiw

Read & Hanna English

Bev Falconer

J.A. Gaudet

Sharon Gaudet & Wayne Obermeyer

Bill & Mar Grantham

Annie-Marie Harris

Mona Hawkins

Wendy & John Heathcote

Joan Hollingsworth

Maureen (Mo) Johnson

Ian and Ave Johnston

Janet & Mike Keddy

Alan, Linda and Spud Knibbs

Carol & Don Krompocker &  Family

Mike Lang

Tony Lloyd & Shirley Lambkin

Barbara McCrossan

Diane & David McKendrick

Ken Milne from Burnaby

Gail & Bob Moore

Pagani & Sons Shoes & Repair Ltd

Sheila & Marcel Pinel

Vivian Pulsifer

Royal  LePage Powell River

Dina & Frank Sirach

Donna, Brian, Clayton McNeil     

& Shea Sketchley

Texada Transfer Ltd.

Lilla Tipton & Harvey Chometsky

Sandra Trolian

Rob & Cindy Villani and Family

Rolf Windmer

Disability Alliance BC’s Holiday Auction

DABC is hosting an online Holiday Auction, which will run from Friday, November 30th at 12:00 pm to Tuesday, December 18th at 12:00 pm. All funds raised by this auction will go toward DABC’s programs and services benefiting people with disabilities. All of the people we help live on very low incomes and many are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Bid on four exciting items:
– 4 x VIA Rail Vouchers valued at $500 – for a total of $2000! Vouchers expire May 18, 2019.2000px via rail canada logo.svg s550

– Framed watercolour painting by Michelle Hewitt

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– Voucher for a Ziptrek Bear Tour for Two (from Ziptrek Ecotours in Whistler)

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– Christian Dior shirt worn and autographed by Michael Buble, plus an autographed photo

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Auction link: https://www.32auctions.com/DABC

Happy bidding, and Happy Holidays from all of us at DABC! Thank you for your support.

A Family Holiday Concert

inclusion Powell River’s Cranberry Child and Family Development Presents:
A Family Holiday Concert with the Powell River Community Band & Special Guests! Dec 15th. Doors open at 2-4pm
Silent Auction~Door Prizes
Pay at the door $5 each or Families $15
7055 Alberni St.

 

Did you know that October is Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) Awareness Month!?

Oct. is a busy month! It’s Community Inclusion Month, but also…
Did you know that October is Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) Awareness Month!?

The Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) is a
Canada-wide, registered, matched savings plan specific to people with disabilities. It is designed as a long-term savings plan and can have a massive impact on the financial future of someone with a disability, with potential to receive up to $90,000 in government grants & bonds overtime!

Looking for more information!?

PLAN still have some spaces left in Fall Sessions of their FREE, Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) workshops (In-House & Tele-seminars available). At these sessions, you’ll learn the ins and outs of the RDSP, how to set one up and how to maximize it’s benefits!

Upcoming Dates in 2018:

In-house sessions are held at the Plan Institute office in Vancouver at 312 Main Street.

October 20th (10am-12pm) – **Special, SATURDAY session**

November 13th (10am-12pm)

December 4th (10am-12pm)

Tele-seminars refer to our conference call information sessions which can be attended from anywhere by telephone or computer. Call-in info will be emailed to you after you have registered.

November 6th (10am-12pm)

November 27th (7pm-9pm)

To speak with us directly, please give us a call at 604-439-9566. To read more on the RDSP and what it offers, or try our free RDSP Calculator, visit www.rdsp.com!