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Pink Shirt Day Luncheon

Presented by Coast Capital Savings

CKNW Orphans Fund hosted their fifth annual Pink Shirt Day Ladies Luncheon at Vancouver’s Blue Water Café on February 19th 2016, successfully raising $60,000 for Pink Shirt Day! 
These funds support programs that help build children’s healthy self-esteem with a focus on anti-bullying and violence prevention.

A huge thank you to our presenting sponsor, Coast Capital Savings:


Thank you to our wonderful sponsors:
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Elegant floral centerpieces generously donated by:


Be sure to check out the stunning photos from Jenn Di Spirito and Erich Saide Photography, as well as the features in  Vancity BuzzBC Living, Hello Magazine, West Vancouver Magazine, and Shaw TV Interview.

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On Friday, February 19 2016, local celebs and media personalities lunched at Blue Water Café in Vancouver to support anti-bullying programs across the province.
Bachelorette Kaitlyn Bristowe , a former victim of cyberbullying herself, was this year’s special guest. Bristowe shared her personal experiences during a candid interview with the event’s emcees Shaw TV’s Fiona Forbes and CFOX’s Karen Khunkhun.
Presented by the CKNW Orphans’ Fund, the lunch event raises awareness for Pink Shirt Day on Wednesday, February 24 2016. To support the cause, pick up an official pink T-shirt at London Drugs and take a stand against bullying. Look forward to the next Pink Shirt Day on Wednesday, February 22 2017!


A special thank you to our amazing organizing committee:

 Shelley Lyons, Anna Wallner

Committee Members
Michelea Andreana, Melanie Auld, Bianca Bujan, Kat Chong, Karen Christiansen, Heather Corsi, Rebecca Kwong-Taylor, Emily Lazare, Clio De La Llave, Jennifer Dolnik, Kimberley Rohachuk, Jen Schaeffers, Tanis Sullivan and Linda Wong