Some of you mght know that I worked with a charity while living in Vancouver. One of the projects I started was "Bears that Care for BC Women's". And the cast of Firefly were fantastic in helping us out!
With the support of the Vancouver film industry, we are proud to bring you Bears that Care for BC Women's - the cutest fundraiser in town!</p>
Famous personalities from film and television have thrown their support behind BC Women's by autographing these cuddly little bears.
And they are just crying out for a new home - with you!
100% of the proceeds from the auctions of the Bears that Care for Women's will benefit the BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre (Charitable Registration No: 890267537RR0001)
BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre is Canada’s busiest maternity hospital. Your assistance helps us care for the pregnant women who come here from across the province when they’re in danger, when something suddenly goes terribly wrong during their pregnancy. By helping us raise money in this project, you are also helping us provide the best possible care for more than 1,200 babies every year who fight for their lives in our Special Care Nursery. You are helping BC Women’s, a recognized world leader in women’s health, care for women at every stage in their lives.
Each week until the end of March, a new group of celebrity bears will be up for grabs.
You can find out what's up for grabs each week at http://tinyurl.com/2whb82
From the small screen:
Smallville - Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, Allison Mack, Erica Durance, Kristin Kreuk, Annette O'Toole, John Glover
Supernatural - Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles (5)
Battlestar Galactica - Edward James Olmos, Jamie Bamber, Tahmoh Penikett, Kate Vernon
Firefly - Jewel Staite (3), Summer Glau, Alan Tudyk
Happy Days - Erin Moran
Movies filmed in Vancouver:
Case 39 - Renee Zellweger (2), Callum Keith Rennie (2), Ian McShane (2)
Shooter - Mark Wahlberg
Postal - Verne Troyer (4), Larry Thomas (3), Zack Ward (2)
Please support the women and babies of British Columbia, and bid on our snuggly autographed bears!
Up for grabs this week:
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