Support for the Bulkley Valley Health Care and Hospital Foundation’s autumn Gala is starting to add up with the announcement of their Silver Sponsor
The Bulkley Valley Credit Union’s 25 hundred dollar cheque titles them the ‘Silver Sponsor’ for Greg Wacholtz of the credit union.
“We are fortunate to have the support and relationship that we do with the BVCU,” says executive director of the hospital foundation Laurel Menzel.
She says the Gala will raise money that gets dispersed across the hospital foundation.
“we also grant the little guys money too. We have two grant intakes a year where different community foundations approach us for aid with their projects relating to health care.”
Daren Jones, A Canadian comedian and actor, will be the speaker at this year’s Gala. “He’s been on thing’s like the Mercer Report, he was one of the correspondents around the 2012 Olympics.”
The Gala is in October where upgrades to the residential long term care facility in Smithers will be announced.