StreetSmart Canada 2013 Campaign Launch

StreetSmart Canada is an annual campaign local Vancouver restaurants can take part in, with 100% of donations collected until end of 2013 and donated to local food banks. Tonight the campaign launched at the Bill Reid Art Gallery, kicking off the national campaign which takes place through local restaurants in Vancouver, Victoria, Toronto and Kingston….

Stack the Rack – a Benefit for QMUNITY is back for 2012

Stack the Rack – a benefit in support of QMUNITY, is back for its second year. Amuse Consulting + Vancity  in partnership with  Marquis Wine Cellars & Mark Brand Inc will hold the popular wine tasting event on  Monday, October 1, 2012 at the Old Boneta event space on 1 West Cordova St. @Amuse_events invited me…

Vancity Bake Shop supports AIDS Walk Vancouver with Tasty Cupcakes!

The Vancouver AIDS Walk is 23 days away! If you were thinking about about donating, now is the time to take action! Now until September 21st, Vancity Bake Shop is donating a portion of the sales of their delicious red velvet cupcakes to AIDS Walk.  These are great for office meetings, in lieu of birthday…

Donate your Coffee Money to the Vancouver AIDS Walk Day

It’s that time again, when I start my fundraising campaign for AIDS Walk. This is a cause very dear to my heart, and aside from finding delicious calorie free food that makes you skinny, my biggest wish is to have a world free of AIDS. Finding delicious calorie-free food that makes me skinny is a…

The Art Club Theatre Company Presents: Celebrity Cooking Classes

If you ever wanted to learn how to create haute cuisine at home, The Art Club Theatre Company can help with their Celebrity Cooking Classes.  These are intimate four-course dinners held at private residences throughout Vancouver, where you, as a guest can learn the latest trends in food and wine. Not only these events are…

Sunday Brunch for Qmunity

Vancouverites love their brunch. Now you can brunch while supporting a very worthy cause. The Qmunity space on Davie St has seen many changes throughout the years, but one thing is for sure: It has been a staple of the Village, supporting the community and offering an open door and a listening ear to anyone…

Dine Out for Life this March 29, 2012

I love to go out to eat. But I love more that some of the proceeds of the money I’m spending on a meal will go to a worthy cause. This March, make a difference. If you go out ONCE this year, make it March 29th. Dine out & support people living with HIV/AIDS. Dining…

#SupportYVRFoodcarts Happening this Friday, November 18

Disclaimer: This is not a political post. This has nothing to do with my feelings or opinions about the Occupy movement. This is about a girl who likes to eat, who wants to help the food carts around the VAG site. My fellow tweep @drewcooks shared on twitter a CTV story about how the Occupy Vancouver…