Gift of Time: Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some of our most often asked and anticipated questions about Gift of Time! If you don’t find what you are looking for, please contact us at [email protected]

Live Event Questions

Q: What is the date of the event?

A:Saturday, October 29, 2022

Q: What time does the in-person event begin?

A: Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and our formal program begins at 7:30 p.m.

Q: How can I let you know about my dietary restrictions?

A: We are happy to accommodate any allergies or dietary restrictions. Please indicate these on the guest details form when you register.

Q: I have a dietary restriction or allergy, who do I need to provide this information to and by when?

Q: Where is the event taking place?
A: Gift of Time presented by Nicola Wealth will take place in the Grand Ballroom on the conference level (4th floor) at Parq Vancouver at 39 Smithe St in Vancouver, BC.

Event Venue Questions

Q: Where do I park my vehicle at Parq?

A: You have a couple of options:

a) You can have the Parq valet park your car by dropping off your keys at the front of the building.

b) You can self-park in P2 to P4 and pay for parking before entering the elevators. Keep an eye out for Gift of Time signs that will point you in the right direction!

How can I make a donation?

Q: How do I make a donation to Canuck Place through Gift of Time?

A: Gift of Time has a number of initiatives through which crucial funds are raised to support children and families across BC.

Many of these initiatives have been championed by philanthropic groups in our community who came together with a common goal: to make a difference. These include mothers, healthcare workers, and lawyers.

To make a donation to any one of these initiatives or to make a general donation to support the event and Canuck Place, please click here.

All gifts are eligible for a tax receipt and donations of $1,000+ will receive the following:

  • Acknowledgement in the Gift of Time gala program
  • Recognition on a digital slide during the Gift of Time Gala
  • Recognition in post-event thank you newspaper ad

More questions?

Connect with our events team:
[email protected] 

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