The Whistler Children’s Centre has a variety of events and fundraisers throughout the year that help support operating costs. Please read your monthly newsletter to stay up to date, thank you!
2018 Whistler Dream Staycation Lottery
Grand Prize October 12-14, 2018 includes:
- 2 night stay at Fairmont Chateau Whistler
- Welcome basket provided by local businesses
- Dinner for 4 at Caramba
- Dinner for 2 at Araxi
- Lunch for 2 at Brewhouse
- 2 in room massages from Harmony Massage Therapy
- 2 bath passes for Scandinave Spa
- 2 passes to the Escape! Whistler
- Tandem bungee jump from Whistler Bungee
- 3 hours housecleaning from BC Wonderful Cleaning
For the Kids:
- 48 hours of nanny service provided by qualified ECE/IT babysitter
- $50 gift certificate for Samurai Sushi
- Family day pass to Meadow Park
Ticket sale Deadline: Midnight, Thursday, September 13, 2018
Draw date: Saturday, September 15, 2018 11:00 AM. The winning tickets are drawn using Random Number Generator software (RNG).Purchase Tickets Today!
MEET TWO RIVERS: Two Rivers Specialty Meats is a North Vancouver based company that offers meat and poultry products sourced from small local BC and Alberta farms. The animals are “locally sourced and ethically raised without hormones, antibiotics or chemical feed additives.” Two Rivers also grinds their own meat to make sausages and charcuterie in house. The Whistler Children’s Centre, is pleased to be working with Two Rivers. In this fundraising campaign, Two Rivers will give the Whistler Children’s Centre 15% of the sales. It’s a win for our organization, families who ordered, Two Rivers and the local farms. If you would like to know more about Two Rivers or their partner farms, check out their website at http://tworiversmeats.ca.
The WCC Fundraiser is offering members a selection of meat and poultry combinations ranging from $58-$138. Products average 1-2.5 lbs in size. Stock up for the school year and upcoming family holidays!
Orders can be made between August 23rd & September 13th (last day).
HOW TO ORDER:
Follow the link to see what’s available and to place your order:
PICK UP YOUR ORDER:
Delivery will be to the Whistler Children’s Centre on Thursday September 27th. Families will pick up their orders between 4:00 and 5:15pm
Supporting the Whistler Children’s Centre, this event is aimed at raising funds AND getting Moms and Sons out having fun in the community! Monies raised will go directly towards enabling the Centre to upgrade the facility, the programs and the overall quality of care to our community’s children. This event draws over 300 participants for an app based scavenger hunt and après party in Whistler Village. Event ticket sales, carnival style games and a silent auction table will be the main fundraising activities for The Hunt.
This Whistler Children’s Centre fundraising event will involve Mom (or significant adult female – aunt, grandma, friend of the family, etc.) and son teams taking part in a mobile app based scavenger hunt around Whistler Village. The scavenger hunt will require teams to check in (via GPS), take photos and answer questions at locations around the village. Teams are encouraged to dress up (hunt theme, team colours, or anything goes)! PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS TODAY!
TICKETS – $35.00 PER PERSON
- This Whistler Children’s Centre fundraising event will involve Mom (or significant adult female – aunt, grandma, friend of the family, etc.) and son teams taking part in a mobile app based scavenger hunt around Whistler Village. The scavenger hunt will require teams to check in (via GPS), take photos and answer questions at locations around the village. Teams are encouraged to dress up (hunt theme, team colours, or anything goes)!
- Date – Sunday, September 23, 2018
- Time – 12:30pm to 4:00pm
- 12:30pm – 1:00pm Check In @ Delta Hotels Whistler Village Suites
- 1:00pm – 1:15pm Game Information and Rules
- 1:15pm – 3:00pm THE HUNT
- 3:00pm – 4:00pm Après, Awards, Silent Auction
- Location – Delta Hotels Whistler Village Suites and Whistler Village
- Cost – $35.00 per person
- *Tickets are non refundable*
- Scavenger Hunt
- Après (pizza (on course), snacks and beverages)
- Photo taken by Coast Mountain Photography
Recommended Age: Elementary School (age 5-12) boys
Each Mom/Son(s) team will require a smart phone to download an App to participate in the event. The app is available on the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store. The App requires Apple IOS 8.0 or later (compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch) or Android 4.1 and up. More details regarding the download of the App will be provided a few days before the event.
SPUD- When you order from SPUD, 25% of sales
will benefit the Whistler Children’s Centre. For instructions on how to order please click here
Loveable Labels – Lovable Labels and Whistler Children Centre have teamed up to provide parents an opportunity to purchase quality labels. 20% of Every Sale goes to support the Centre. To place orders online, www.whistlerchildren.lovablelabels.ca
Scholastic Book Club
By participating in Scholastic Book Clubs, your child’s teacher can earn FREE teaching materials. Every order you or your child places helps earn Bonus Coupons that your child’s teacher can use to choose FREE classroom resources from the Book Clubs Reward Catalogue, Classroom Essentials Catalogue or to choose FREE books for the classroom from each month’s Book Club.
Pumpkin Drop– Don’t know what to do with those leftover jack-o-lanterns from Halloween? Head over to the fifth annual Pumpkin Drop at Whistler Fire Hall 3 in Spring Creek, in support of the Whistler Children’s Centre. Families get the chance to climb up three stories and drop their pumpkin out a window. Firefighters will be on hand to scoop up the smashed pumpkins, where they will be deposited into a compost truck onsite. There will be warm beverages, baked goods and BBQ treats for sale.
Community Gaming Grant
Thank you to MLA Jordan Sturdy for presenting us with the Community Gaming Grant this year! The funds allow us to continue to offer the highest quality of child care possible.
Annual Father Daughter Dance- April 2019
This is the WCC largest fundraiser, and one of the premier children’s events in Whistler. A magical evening of dancing, dinner, activities and fun for fathers and daughters in the Fairmont Chateau Whistler’s glamorous ballroom. Tickets are sold online and will be delivered to your daughter’s classroom. The dance is for girls in Kindergarten – Grade 7 and their Dads. Moms – you get to sit at home and relax!
Approximately $21,000 was raised for the Centre in the 24th annual event. These funds go directly to our operating costs.
Thank you to 2018 Sponsors:
Father Daughter Platinum:
Father Daughter Gold:
Whistler Children's Centre
Father Daughter Event Sponsors:
Mongolie Grill- Chris Miron
Creekside Dental- Dr.Gaudin
Dub Tubs- Jeff Girvan
Whistler Creative- Ruth Barrow