Thank You for Your Donation.

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. gratefully acknowledges the thousands of donors who have supported our activities.  Your donation helps people in B.C. who are affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias and makes an important difference to their quality of life. Your donation also helps us fund research into dementia’s causes and cures.

The following list is in recognition of gifts of $1,000 or more received between Apr. 1, 2012 and Mar. 31, 2013.


Our Visionaries
$20,000 and Up

Edna Dolan
John Friesen and Family
Mary Hole
The Townsend Family

Our Champions
$10,000 to $19,999

Anonymous (1)
Denise Ching
Bob and Sue Hastings
Aiko Sutherland
Andy and Cheryl Szocs

Our Leaders
$5,000 to $9,999

Anonymous (2)
Gregory Aasen and Margaret MacLaren
Donna Antonishak
Trent Boehm
Paul Bosa
Michael Chernoff
Sharon Craver
Sidney and Dora Golden
Joan Hallbauer
Chuck Jeannes
Helmut Pastrick
Jennifer Terrell
Alan G. Thompson
Mrs. N. Elizabeth Trethewey
Barbara Vengshoel

Our Friends
$1,000 to $4,999

Anonymous (11)
Mike Adams
Bruce Allen
Jill V. Andersen
Carolyn Anderson
Rick Antonson
Shawn Aspden
David and Joanna Aune
Gary Averbach
Claude Rinfret and Lorraine Barker
Henry Bartel
Norma Becker
Elizabeth Birnie
Gail M. Bissonnette
Jean Blake
Arthur I. Block
Elizabeth Blockberger
Peter Bonner
Bev Briscoe
Isabelle M. Briski-Somekh
Edna Brown
Ingrid Brown
Robert A. Bruno
Michele Buchignani
Beverly Buckham
Terry Byrne
Don A. Cameron
Jean D. Campbell
Julie Campbell
Diane A. Case
Mary Cawthorne
Lily D. Chan
Michael Chernoff
Ricky M. Cheung
Allan W. Collier
Blake Corbet
Craig Crawford
David R. Crowe
Donald Davis
Carmel Denenfeld
Harry Diemer
Marty Dohm
Peter J. Dolman
Stanley Dzuba
Rick Eggert
Jane Eibner
Marianne Eng
Mark Evans
Donald Ferrier
Sharon Fleming
Sandra A. Fleming
Nick Foster
Andrew Fraser
Ian Gibson
Bob and Dana Golden
Gary and Barbara Grais
Christopher R. Grauer
Joan Hallbauer
David and Patsy Heffel
Wenche S. Hemphill
Jaymie Glasmann Ho
Harvey Hodgins
Terry Horne
David Howard
George Howell
Robin Hsiung
William J. Hughes
Patricia and Kevin Huscroft
Janet Ingraham
Frank Jefferies
Sandra Johnson
Gael Johnstone
Ingeborg Jonas
Esther Kafer
Dorothy M. Karr
Kenneth P. Kirkland
Lloyd Kitchen
Doug Knight
Anna Krause
Michael D. Kucherawy
Tom Kwok
Robert Laing
Melissa LeDoux
Colin Leech-Porter
Eric Lister
William Low
Marian Lowery
Wendy Lynn
Christopher Lyons
Scott MacDonald
Kenneth O. Macgowan
Heather MacLean
Maureen MacLean
Doreen Marr
Gerald Matier and Diane Jamieson
Darrell K. Mayzes
John S. McDonald
Bob and Brenda McGill
Susan L. McGowan
John McLean
Ann Miller
Steve C. Mossop
Robert Ogilvie
Larry Oliver
John Pao
Reid Parr
James Patillo
Tanya L. Peachey
Treana Peake
Christine Penney
Betty Pok
Gregory S. Pun
H. Peter Quitzau
Albert W. Reimer
Art Reitmayer
Heather Riedl
Christopher Rigby
Sandy Riley
Ronald W. Robinson
Peter and Sheila Ross
Kathleen Scalzo and Colin Leech-Porter
Lincoln Schreiner
Marion and Andy Shaw
Gwen Skelton
Randy Smallwood
Michael Solkshinitz
Martin Sollanych
Cheryl Soma
David and Jo-Anne Spear
Peter J. Speer
Kenneth Spencer
Grant Starko
Roy Stevenson
Dave Stewart
A. Jon Stoessl
Michael Terrell
Brian Thiessen
Vera Tse
Marlene Vancoughnett
Dick Vollet
Katharine Wall
Fred Wein
Bob and Carol Wiens
Michael and Hazel Wilkins
Art Willms
Jason Winkler
Tom Wong
Walter Woo
Anne and Ken Woods
Hugh Wynne-Edwards
Tony Yue

Corporate and Community Partners

Our Visionaries
$20,000 and Up

Aqueduct Foundation
BC Gaming Commission
BMO Capital Markets
Canaccord Genuity Corp.
Canada Running Series
Cedar Springs Foundation
CIBC World Markets Canada
Goldcorp Inc.
Investors Group Financial Services
Margaret Rothweiler Charitable Foundation
National Bank Financial
Province of British Columbia
Provincial Employees Community Services Fund
Provincial Health Services Authority
RBC Foundation
S & R Sawmills Limited
Seacliff Foundation
The Law Foundation of BC
The Phyliss and Irving Snider Foundation
The Victoria Foundation
United Way of the Lower Mainland
Vancouver Community Health Services
Vancouver Foundation
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Y.P. Heung Foundation

Our Champions
$10,000 to $19,999

Alzheimer Research Foundation
Alzheimer Society of Canada
BC Hydro Employees Community Services fund (HYDRECS)
Canada Safeway Limited
Cormark Securities
Credit Suisse Securities (Canada) Incorporated
GMP Securities
Interior Health Authority
Investors Group Matching Gift Program
ITG Canada Corporation
Lengvari & Associates Incorporated
Liquidnet Canada Inc.
Lohn Foundation
Macquarie North American Ltd.
Manulife Financial
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Canada Inc.
Paradigm Capital Incorporated
Paul Lee Family Foundation
Peters & Co. Ltd.
Pfizer Canada Inc.
Raymond James Limited
Stifel Nicolaus Canada Inc.
Summerland Health Care Auxiliary
TD Securities
Team TELUS Cares
The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation
The R. K. Grant Family Foundation
Transworld Management Ltd.
UBS Securities Canada Inc.

Our Leaders
$5,000 to $9,999

Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Canadian Western Bank
Charton Hobbs
Chippendale Foundation
Concert Properties Ltd.
Cowell Auto Group
Conner, Clark & Lunn
Desjardins Securities
Dignity Memorial
Djavad Mowafaghian Foundation
FirstEnergy Capital Corporation
Frank & Yvonne McCracken Foundation
Fraternal Order of Eagles - BC Provincial Auxiliary
German Church of God
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
Investors group - BC Interior (Kamloops, Vernon, Barriere)
Johnathan More Finance Ltd.
Joseph Segal Family Foundation
Lark Projects Ltd.
Merrill Lynch Canada Incorporated
Murrick Insurance Services Limited
Nissan Canada Inc.
Peoples Trust
PI Financial Corporation
Service Corporation International (Canada) Limited (SCI)
Strategic Charitable Giving Foundation
Suncor Energy Inc.
The 1988 Foundation
The Colin & Lois Pritchard Foundation
The Highbury Foundation
United Way of Greater Toronto

Our Friends
$1,000 to $4,999

AGF Investments Inc
Agrium Advanced Technologies
Alder Auto Parts Ltd.
Alexander Holburn Beaudin & Lang LLP
Alpha Group
AltaCorp Capital
Anako Foundation
Arlin Foundation
Army & Navy Department Store Ltd.
Associated Economic Consultants Ltd.
Avison Young Commercial Real Estate BC
Bank of Nova Scotia
Bria Communities Inc.
Brockhouse Cooper
Burnaby Lougheed Lions Club
Business in Vancouver
C&D Querin Holdings Ltd
Cameco Corporation
Canaccord Wealth Management
City of Richmond
Coast Capital Savings Credit Union
Coopers Foods
Cushman & Wakefield Ltd.
D.I. McDonald Holdings Limited
Davidson & Company LLP, Chartered Accountants
Davis & Company LLP
Delta View Habilitation Centre Limited
DFS - RVP Dist West + SVP Individual Ins & Sav
Dr. J. Stephen Kwong Medical Services Inc.
Eli Lilly Canada Inc.
EMK Properties Ltd.
Encana Corporation
Equinox Gallery
Fasteel Industries Ltd.
Fedewich &  Witt, Notaries Public
Five Seasons Financial Management Ltd.
Flora Aasen Memorial Pro Am
Fraternal Order of Eagles 2096 Port Alberni Ladies Auxiliary
Fraternal Order of Eagles 2726 Abbotsford Ladies Auxiliary
Fraternal Order of Eagles 3318 Ladies Auxiliary
Fraternal Order of Eagles 4281 Penticton
Fraternal Order of Eagles 4400 Chemainus-Crofton
Fraternal Order of Eagles Ladies Aux. 4400 Chemainus/Crofton
Fraternal Order of Eagles Ladysmith Auxiliary #2101
Fraternal Order of Eagles Vancouver Aerie #2075
Go Concepts
Goldman Sachs Canada
Grossman & Stanley Barristers & Solicitors
Grant Thornton
Grosvenor Americas
Grosvenor Canada Limited
Gygax Engineering Associations Ltd
Gyro Club of Vernon
Harken Towing Company Limited
Heffel Fine Art Auction House
Helping Hands of WorkSafeBC
HSBC Bank of Canada
Investors Group - BC North (Prince George, Dawson Creek, Smithers, Fort Nelson)
Investors Group - Greater Vancouver South (Surrey, Langley, White Rock)
Investors Group - Island Pacific (Nanaimo, Port Alberni, Cowichan Valley)
Investors Group - Okanagan (Kelowna, Penticton)
Investors Group - Greater Vancouver Central & East (Burnaby & TriCities)
J Fredrikson Contracting Ltd.
J. I. Properties Inc.
JLH Trust
Jones Trading Canada Inc.
Kalamalka Rotary Club
Kiwanis Club of Capilano
Knights of Columbus Council 5246
Kootenay Savings Credit Union
Ladies Auxilary to FOE
Lynn Valley Lions Club - District 19-A2
MacKay LLP
Mainland Sand and Gravel Ltd.
Marie Allen Ocularist Ltd
Methanex Corporation
Morgan Stanley Canada Limited
Mount Cheam Lions Club
Mountain Equipment Co-Op
Mulberry Management
Nelson Brewing Company Ltd.
North Vancouver Host Lions Club
Nufarm Agriculture Inc.
Nu-Gro Ltd.
NWM Private Giving Foundation
Oceanfood Sales Limited
Odlum Brown Limited
Onni Property Management Services Ltd.
Orbis Investments (Canada) Limited
Ouest Solutions
Oxford Properties Group
PI Financial Corp.
Pavilion Global Markets Ltd.
Peace Arch Monarch Lions Club
Penticton & Friends Celebrity Golf Classic
Pinton Forrest & Madden Group Inc.
PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP
Primex Investments Ltd.
Radius Logistics
Raymond James Canada Foundation
Revera Retirement LP
RLA Insurance Services
Roofing Contractors Association of British Columbia
Royal Canadia Legion - Branch 008
Royal Canadian Legion - Maple Ridge #88
Royal Canadian Legion - Mount Benson #256
Russell Lane & Associates
Sangra Moller LLP
Saputo Dairy Products Canada G.P.
Schleppe Family Charitable Fund
Seymour Investments
Silver Wheaton Corp.
Special Olympics BC
Spruce Credit Union
SRSN Ventures Ltd.
St. Andrew's-Wesley United Church
State Street Global Markets Canada Inc.
Sunset Nursery - Vancouver Parks Board
Taseko Mines Limited
Teck Resources Limited
The BMW Store
The Sassy Lion
The Strongman Group
Thomas O'Neill & Associates Inc.
Thorsteinssons LLP
TLFD Hall 5 & the Westcoasters Car Club
Township of Langley Fire Department Firehall #5
Trepanier Lodge #83
Vancouver Pacific Lions Club Multiple District 19A
Vancouver Shaughnessy Lions Club
Vancouver South Lions Club
Werner & Helga Hoing Foundation
WesGroup Income Properties LP
White Rock Lioness Club

We are deeply honoured to recognize the following estate gifts.

Anonymous (4)
Esate of B. Joan King
Estate of Alfred P. Knowles
Estate of Alice Myrtle Bradford
Estate of Anne Lloyd
Estate of Bernard R. Evans
Estate of Dorothy A. Pope
Estate of Dorothy Burgess
Estate of Edward George Hokonson
Estate of Elfrieda Irwin
Estate of Ellen Armatage
Estate of Gerhard Gustle Schmidt
Estate of Jacqueline Mary Pope
Estate of James Newton Thompson
Estate of James Young Johnstone
Estate of Joseph Sidney Gray
Estate of Mai L. Rumma
Estate of Mary Forbes Murdoch McFarlane
Estate of Mary Isabella Rybnick
Estate of Michelle Louvain Swanney
Estate of Mildred Jean Wright
Estate of Myrtle Jennie Halsall
Estate of Norma Fieldhouse
Estate of Paul Barry Crawford
Estate of Peter John Curtis Beck
Estate of Sylvester Ronald Symchych
Estate of Thelma I. Howard
Estate of Walter Shistovsky
Estate of Xavier A. Hetzman

Circle of Hope
We thank and honour those individuals who have made a provision for a future gift through a bequest, life insurance, annuity, or trust arrangement.

Anonymous (23)
David and Joanna Aune
Gloria Back
Katherine Bier
J.D. Caughlin
Arlo Clark
Annica deTrey
Earl DesLaurier
S.M. Devine
Bob and Dana Golden
Bob and Sue Hastings
Paula Jakeman
Jack and Nancy Jefferson
Carl Krause
Rosemary Lear
Gary Lyseng
Phyllis Marchment
Elizabeth J. McGowan
Patricia Mitchell
Nariiwa Sakie [c
Barbara Nightingale
Rose Pascal
Robert Rankin
Sandy Riley
Philip Seth
Gail Steiger
ASC Circle of Hope only
Andy and Cheryl Szocs
Helen Wilson
Mark Zuberbuhler

Endowment Funds
These endowment funds have been set up by generous donors to help the Alzheimer Society of B.C.

Anonymous (2) 
Alzheimer Society of B.C. Capital Region Fund 
Alzheimer Society of B.C. Endowment Fund 
Anne Henderson through the Victoria Foundation 
Barry Brookes Fund 
Charles W. Brazier Fund held at Vancouver Foundation 
Edna Leckie Fraser Memorial Fund 
Ellinor Richards & Hazel Richards Loane Fund 
George P. Kelly Memorial Fund held at Vancouver Foundation 
Henry & Marian Thiel Family Trust 
Hibler/Lamoureux Fund held at Vancouver Foundation 
Robert Kenny Fund 
Rudi & Sylvia Hoenson Foundation Fund through the Victoria Foundation 
Victor (Vic) and Irene Griffin Fund Through the Victoria Foundation 
William E. & Marion (Thelma) Ingledew Fund held at Vancouver Foundation 
Yvonne McGrane-Pearon Fund 

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. would like to acknowledge the approximately 3,400 donations that were made in memory or in honour of someone special as an expression of friendship, love or sympathy.  Thank you for thinking of others now living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, and extending your hand to them.

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. would like to thank the thousands of donors who have supported our activities with gifts totaling less than $1,000.  We want you to know that your support is truly appreciated!

Every effort has been made to ensure that this list is accurate.  Please accept our sincere apology if your name has been missed, or a mistake has been made.  We ask you to call Kathleen Brooks, Development Coordinator at 604-742-4922.

Individual Giving  Opportunities

Lauren Weisler
Development Officer

Phone: 604-742-4932
Toll-free: 1-800-667-3742
Fax: 604-669-6907

Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

Angie Kok
Provincial Coordinator

Phone: 604-742-4908
Toll-free: 1-800-667-3742
Fax: 604-669-6907