Bridge to S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Gala Celebrates 40th Anniversary

ON 25 JANUARY 2018.


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 24, 2018

Bridge to S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Gala Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Vancouver, BC – The Bridge to S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Gala, in support of S.U.C.C.E.S.S., is set to celebrate its 40th anniversary on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at the Grand Ballroom of The Westin Bayshore Vancouver. The event aims to raise $500,000 for services that receive no or limited government funding, such as seniors programs.

The 2018 Bridge to S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Gala is led by three co-chairs – Walter Soo, Jeffrey Chan and Tim Hsia. “We wish to thank our generous sponsors and donors for their continued and overwhelming support to ensure the gala is a success,” said the co-chairs.

“S.U.C.C.E.S.S. plays an important role in the lives of so many newcomers, youth and seniors in Canada,” added Brandon Hui, chair of S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation. “We hope that through this gala, guests will gain a deeper understanding of the breadth of services S.U.C.C.E.S.S offers.”

In celebration of the gala’s 40th anniversary, guests will enjoy a multimedia experience showcasing the rich history of S.U.C.C.E.S.S. and how their support positively impacts the lives of immigrants and seniors. The event includes a VIP reception, silent and live auctions, and an exclusive seated banquet. Fred Cheng, a well-known Hong Kong singer and actor originally from BC, will take centre stage as the evening’s feature performer.

Each year, the gala attracts more than 800 distinguished guests, including senior representatives from the three levels of government, philanthropists, and community and corporate leaders. In the past four decades, more than $15 million has been raised to support the maintenance, enhancement and development of crucial social services provided by S.U.C.C.E.S.S. that receive no or limited government funding.

Gala tickets are $238, $338, $538 or $838 each; tables of 10 are also available. As part of the gala’s fundraising, sale of the Bridge to S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Raffle tickets has also begun. For more information or to purchase gala and/or raffle tickets, please call 604-408-7228 or visit www.successfoundation.ca .

About S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation
Incorporated in 2001, S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation raises funds for S.U.C.C.E.S.S. and its affiliated organizations to support their mandates to better and enrich the community. For more details, visit www.successfoundation.ca .

About S.U.C.C.E.S.S
Established in 1973, S.U.C.C.E.S.S. is one of the largest social service agencies in British Columbia. It is a charitable organization that provides services in settlement, language training, employment, family and youth counselling, business development, seniors care, housing and community development. For more details, please visit www.success.bc.ca .

Contacts:

Amanda Chiu
Event Coordinator
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation
Tel: 604-408-7228
Email: [email protected]

Eileen Lao
Public Affairs Manager
S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Tel: 604-408-7243
Email: [email protected]

2018 Bridge to S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Gala Sponsors

Official Airline & Charity Star Awards SponsorAir Canada
Souvenir Program SponsorConcord Pacific
Patron SponsorMr. Johnny Fong
Program Support SponsorFairchild Media Group
Lifestyle SponsorDoTERRA Wellness Living
Printing SponsorHorseshoe Press Inc.
Special Promotions SponsorLS Times TV and Canwest Taiwan Board of Trade
Jewelry SponsorLugaro Jewellers
Dinner Ticket & Centrepiece SponsorScotiabank
VIP Reception SponsorVancity
Video Productions and Live Video Sponsor TC Workshop
Printing SponsorHorseshoe Press
Technical and Lighting SponsorTL Entertainment Production
Platinum SponsorsCIBC

Freedom 55 Financial

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation

Neptune Restaurant Group

Park Georgia Insurance

Wawanesa Insurance

Gold SponsorsHolborn Group
KAP Management LtdKin’s Farm Market
Maxim’s BakeryMcCarthy Tétrault LLP
New Profession Collisio
Re/MAX Westcoast – Patsy Hui
Royal Pacific Realty – Sing Lim Yeo
Sunrise Soya Foods
Silver SponsorsCitywear Optical Co.

Deloitte

Edith Chan PREC

EK Health Consultant

Fasken Martineau

Key Education

Major Media SponsorsFairchild TV
CHMB AM1320
Talentvision
AM1470
FM96.1
OMNI TV
Media SponsorsDawa Business Press

Evergreen News

Global Chinese Press

Ming Pao Daily News

Sing Tao Daily

Today Commercial News
What’s In Magazine Media Group

Program Ad Sponsor Grand City Autobody

Contacts:
Amanda Chiu
Event Coordinator
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation
Tel: 604-408-7228
Email: [email protected]

Eileen Lao
Public Affairs Manager
S.U.C.C.E.S.S.
Tel: 604-408-7243
Email: [email protected]