Raised:
$1,500
7%Goal:
$20,000

Burnaby

Hosted by Burnaby Meals on Wheels Society, Burnaby Community Services and Burnaby Seniors Outreach Society

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About Burnaby Meals on Wheels Society

Burnaby Meals on Wheels promotes health and independence by providing nutritious, local and affordable food to people who – for physical, mental health, social or economic reasons – are unable to meet their dietary needs.


About Burnaby Community Services

Founded in 1971, Burnaby Community Services is a charitable society providing a voice, resources and opportunities to people who need support. We believe change can only happen when people are empowered to improve their lives and their community. Currently, we offer a range of programs and publications to support families with LOW INCOME, and seniors experiencing ISOLATION.


The Grand Parade will specifically raise funds for programs servicing seniors, including our Seniors Transportation Program, Welcoming Seniors' Spaces Program, Christmas Hampers for Seniors, and more.


About Burnaby Seniors Outreach Society

Since our inception in 1987 as a charitable organization, Burnaby Seniors Outreach Services, through our peer counselling and related activities, has been providing emotional support and encouragement to older citizens of Burnaby, assisting them to enhance their quality of life, to develop problem management strategies and to maintain the greatest level of independence and dignity possible.


The society is directed by a voluntary Board, all of whom are seniors, coordinated by part-time staff, and functions with a dedicated corps of service volunteers.

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Contact Us


Burnaby Meals on Wheels Society

Kim Mitchell Program Manager
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email burnaby@thegrandparade.org


Burnaby Community Services

Salena Gao Fundraising Manager
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email burnaby@thegrandparade.org


Burnaby Seniors Outreach Society

Dorothy Leclair Program Manager
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 519.603.2250
Email burnaby@thegrandparade.org

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Event Day Details

Save the date - Event Day is June 1, 2019!

The Grand Parade is a super-fun, family-friendly fundraising walk that celebrates and supports aging Canadians and their families across Canada. In BURNABY, we'll be walking in our 'Superheroes for Seniors' float, within the Hats Off Day Parade!


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Beta Avenue and Hastings


Times

  • 9:00 am - Registration opens
  • 10:00 am - Opening Ceremonies
  • 10:15 am - Walk begins
  • 11:00 am - Registration closes
  • 11:00 am - Meal service begins
  • 12:00 pm - Route closes, meal service ends

Between 11:00 and 1:00 pm a warm, light meal will be served to all walkers and volunteers.


Registration

Registration opens at 9:00 am


All walkers must check-in at registration upon arrival


Walkers 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.


Pets are not permitted at The Grand Parade, except for approved and trained service animals.


Registration Type

  • Children 0-10: Free
  • Youth 11-17: Fundraise a minimum of $75 or pay registration fee
  • Adult 18+: Fundraise a minimum of $150 or pay registration fee

For those who chose to pay the non-refundable registration fee, the early bird cost of $25 applies until Sunday, May 26th. Beginning May 27th, the optional registration fee increases to $40.


Have questions?

  • Visit our FAQ section!


Route Details

Route Options include:


  • 2 km walk

Route marshalls will be available for support along the route.


What to Bring

  • cheques made out to "The Grand Parade" and cash donations
  • a completed Pledge Form or My Results Form if you're bringing in cash or cheques
  • 17 yrs and under or
  • who didn’t sign up online (before event day)
  • good walking shoes
  • your own water bottle

Keep an eye on the expected weather. Your safety is paramount.

If there are weather warnings, we'll celebrate indoors.

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Burnaby Scoreboard

Are you thrashing the competition (for a good cause)? Find out here! Stats are updated every 15 minutes. See how you stack up on the national scoreboard >

Teams
Walkers

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Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

The Super Caregivers

Salena Gao

1

2

Quicksilver and the Sweet Dreams

Stephen D'Souza

1

3

Meals on Wheels Autobots

Kim Mitchell

1

4

Fantastic Fellas

Anish Deol

1

5

Captain Visible

Dorothy Leclair

1

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Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Salena Gao

The Super Caregivers

2

Stephen D'Souza

Quicksilver and the Sweet Dreams

3

Kim Mitchell

Meals on Wheels Autobots

4

Anish Deol

Fantastic Fellas

5

Dorothy Leclair

Captain Visible

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Burnaby Maps

All routes are generously marked with bright TGP signage, staffed by friendly volunteers, and include rest stops with snacks along the way.

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We will be walking as part of the Hats Off Day Parade in Burnaby Heights on June 1st. The walk will be 2KM long.

Got questions about The Grand Parade?
info@thegrandparade.org | 1.877.743.3413