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​Building Our Future Together at the 201​9 Starlight Gala presented by Donald's Fine Foods


The Starlight Gala presented by Donald's Fine Foods is Richmond Hospital Foundation's signature black tie gala and the most prestigious fundraiser in the city. With an attendance of over 450 guests, the ​event raised $738,000 net in 2018 - and more than $6 million since its inception. Help us celebrate, and continue to raise the much needed funds to enable our health care professionals to provide the best care close to home. 

The Starlight Gala has a strong profile in the community and is an event anticipated by many. Each year, philanthropists and corporate and community leaders from the Lower Mainland come together to help Richmond Hospital deliver outstanding health care. We are incredibly privileged to have the growing support of so many individuals and organizations who have stepped forward to make a difference for patients and families in our community.

Our inspirational evening will be held at the River Rock Casino Resort & Show Theatre in Richmond on Saturday, October 19, 2019. It will feature a marvelous cocktail reception and dinner, exciting auctions and games, an inspiring story about health care, and our annual Leadership Challenge to raise funds for much needed health care services for our community. 

For over 30 years, Richmond Hospital Foundation has raised over $80 million to help purchase vital medical equipment, improve patient care services and upgrade facilities at Richmond Hospital and our community of care in Richmond.


2019 Starlight Gala Features

Fall is fast approaching and we would like to share with you some event highlights. Our evening will feature a spectacular performance from Award winning, Multi-Platinum selling, Toronto based crooner, Matt Dusk. Playing homage to his hero Frank Sinatra, Dusk will transport us to an era of glamour and jazz with his cool and classy Rat Pack energy. Have a sneak peek of his performance below!



This year, the Leadership Award will honour the Greczmiel family, represented by sisters Michele Cupit and Lisa Greczmiel, acknowledging their family’s generous philanthropic spirit. 



To support the 2019 Starlight Gala in the form of a Silent Auction Item Donation or Wine & Spirits Wall Donation, please contact:

Verna Yu (余樂明)
Associate Director, Special Events
604.244.5252 | Verna.Yu@vch.ca

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201​8 Starlight Gala Highlights

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201​9 Starlight Gala Committee Members

Christine Brodie
201​9 Starlight Gala Committee Chair

Clara Chow
Lorraine Graves
Elizabeth Ho
Dr. Timothy Hsia
Serena Lee

Shelley Leonhardt
Lavina Mahal
Stephanie Roberts
Bobby Singh

Alexis Singh
Janie Slye
Loren Slye
Mumtaz Virani



201​9 Starlight Gala Sponsors

Thank you to all of our supportive sponsors who ​helps to make this inspirational evening possible! 



​Presenting

Donald's Fine Foods 3 logo - 07.22.19  



Automobile

Cowell Auto Group

Leadership Award

Hayden Diamond Bit Industries LTD.

Hira Gaunder & Family



Patient Story Video

Volunteer

Dupuis Langen Group 

RCG 2017



BANK

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Centrepiece Sponsor 

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FAVOURS

Elite Wealth

Guest Photos


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Health Care Staff Concert

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DECOR

Mel & Barbara
GOODWIN

​Dinner Wine

Nightingale Electric


Health Care ​Display

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Moneterre
Moneterre Financial Investment Inc.

Reception

Terry & Linda
McPhail


TECHNOLOGY

Wine & Spirit Wall

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Riverwest



​Diamond

G&F Financial Group

   ReMax Patsy Hui

Viva Pharmaceutical Inc.



Gold

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Frobisher

with compliments from 
Sandy So and Ron Benoit  

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BRONZE

Chen and Xue LLP



EVENT

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Great Canadian Gaming Corporation

Horseshoe Press


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Flowers


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Westjet


Media


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Sing Tao Daily

Candian City Post



Please donate online today, or call us at 604.244-5252 to support high quality local health care in Richmond.

For event inquiries or if you would like to make a donation for the Starlight Gala, please contact:

Verna Yu
Associate Director, Special Events
604.244.5252 | Verna.Yu@vch.ca