Graham Chittenden performing at Just for Laughs in Toronto. Graham Chittenden Facebook

BV Health Care & Hospital Fundraising Gala raises $55,000

Comedian Graham Chittenden performed at the event that raised money for Bulkley Lodge.

This year’s Bulkley Valley Health Care & Hospital Fundraising Gala raised an estimated $55,000, foundation executive director Laurel Menzel said.

“Really, really amazing for a one-night event in a small town but I continue to be surprised and delighted every year as it happens,” Menzel said.

Comedian Graham Chittenden performed at the event.

Proceeds from the shopping spring raffle will go towards equipment for Bulkley Lodge.

“A huge thank-you to everyone who sponsored and who came out and made a contribution,” Menzel said. “It all matters and we’re using every dollar of that to make improvements to health care in our community.”

Just Posted

Coast Mountain College announces interim president

Ken Burt, current president and CEO, will say goodbye to CMNT come September

Can we really expect ethics in politics?

Trudeau’s is just the latest in a history rife with political scandal

Smithers RCMP address crime index increase at quarterly update to council

Durnin said changes in the Town’s crime index are due to changes in how StatsCan collects police data

Water tops Telkwa’s five key priorities

Population wants economic development, council says it needs to build the founcation first

Teen sexually assaulted at Radley Beach

A sexual assault took place at Radley Beach in Burns Lake on… Continue reading

VIDEO: Title of 25th Bond movie is ‘No Time to Die’

The film is set to be released in April 2020

B.C. seniors allowed more choice to stay in assisted living

Province doesn’t need to wait for a complaint to investigate care, Adrian Dix says

Liberals block hearings into scathing ethics report on SNC-Lavalin affair

Dion concluded in his report last week that Trudeau broke the Conflict of Interest Act

Retired Richmond fisherman wins record-breaking $60M Lotto Max jackpot

Joseph Katalinic won the biggest Lotto Max prize ever awarded

‘Unsubstantiated’ bomb threat against CP Rail in Revelstoke

On Aug. 18, a bomb threat was made against CP Rail in Revelstoke

Victoria father charged with double murder of his daughters takes the stand

Andrew Berry pleaded not guilty to the December 2017 deaths

New ‘Matrix’ film set with Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski

Fourth installment to feature Reeves as Neo and Carrie-Anne Moss as Trinity

Catholic church buys $7.5M equestrian facility in B.C., plans ‘agri-retreat’ centre

Church hopes to grow crops, host students and others on Bradner property

Most Read