KidSport Richmond 2nd Annual Fundraising Dinner

Creating Community Champions

April 10, 2015 – Hilton Vancouver Airport hotel

Join us for KidSport Richmond 2nd Annual, “Creating Community Champions” Fundraising Dinner.  The evening promises a celebration of grassroots and elite sport with fantastic prizes, a 3 course dinner sponsored by the Hilton Vancouver Airport Hotel with wine pairings sponsored by E & J Gallo Wines.

Emceed by Rob Fai – Broadcaster for the Vancouver Canadians

Keynote Speaker: Jon Cornish  (Calgary Stampeders - Running Back)

Some of our host athletes that will be dining with our guests include:

Bobby Singh (BC Lion Alumni) - Honorary Chair

  1. Alexa Loo  (Olympian – Snowboarding)
  2. Angus Reid (BC Lion Alumni and 2014 Keynote Speaker)
  3. Andrew Harris (BC Lion - Running Back)
  4. Shawn Gore (BC Lion – Slot Back)
  5. Emmanuel Arceneaux (BC Lion – Wide Receiver)
  6. Jason Arakgi  (BC Lion – Line Backer)
  7. Jon Hameister-Ries (Alumni and current contestant on Master Chef Canada)
  8. Jyrki Lumme – (Vancouver  Canucks Alumni)
  9. Lui Passaglia  (BC Lion Alumni)
  10. Darcy Marquardt  (Olympian – Rowing)
  11. Richard Hortness  (Olympian – Swimming)
  12. Pasha Bains (Basketball)
  13. Travis Lulay (BC Lion - Quarterback)
  14. Geroy Simon (BC Lion Alumni)
  15. Ron Putzi (Basketball)
  16. Robert Watson (Youth Olympian - Gymnast)
  17. Kyle Hamilton (Olympic Gold Medalist - Rowing)
  18. Andre Ho (Table Tennis)
  19. Kirk McLean (Vancouver Canucks Alumni)
  20. Darcy Rota (Vancouver Canucks Alumni)

Thanks to the generous support from the Hilton Vancouver Airport Hotel, 100% of the event’s proceeds go directly to KidSport Richmond, which provides underprivileged Richmond children and youth the opportunity to play and enjoy the benefits of sports.