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Canadian Western Bank held a branch fundraiser with proceeds to YANA We appreciate your ongoing support.

The B.C. Government does payroll deductions for donations by provincial employees. Many thanks to those employees who choose YANA to receive their donations.

Thank you to The Potter’s Place for their Chili Bowl Fundraiser which took place during Market Days this summer. The bowls and the chili were made with love! What a great way to add to your pottery collection each year and help local families with sick kids at the same time.

Once again, Nautical Days provided an opportunity for YANA to collect donations on the final evening of the festivities at Marina Park. Thank you for this opportunity and special acknowledgement to the volunteers who collected money and the generous people who made donations.

Nrichmedia has an ongoing giving program. For every client whose project is priced $1,000 or more, they donate 3% to a charity chosen by the client. YANA is frequently the recipient. Fantastic!

Courtenay Medical Associates and staff had a jeans day and donated the proceeds to YANA Hooray!

Thank you to all cyclists, volunteers, sponsors and donors that contributed to the Simon’s Cycles YANA Ride. It was an amazing example of people coming together for the joy of riding and the joy of helping! Cyclist, Kelly Rusk, had some special pledges, one from the Firefighters Association and one from Mirren Everitt , who put all of his allowance toward pledging Kelly’s ride.

Schools in School District #71 – seeing kids so excited about helping other kids is a wonderful thing!

Vancouver Island White Water Paddling Association, Jackson Kayaks & Western Canoe & Kayak. They auctioned off a boat with proceeds to YANA

Many generous individuals whose “quiet” contributions in June and July helped to keep families strong.