Reach For The Stars Red Gala Raises $110,000
Reach Child and Youth Development Society held their 4th annual gala Saturday night to benefit the Building for Children Together capital campaign. The Passion for Potential theme was validated by the crowd in a big way with the fundraising total for the evening surpassing last year at $110,000, $10,000 more than in 2015. Commenting on the overall success of the Red Gala Reach Society President, Donna Burke notes “Our Boards and staff are humbled and deeply touched by the circle of support that has surrounded this project and the families that we support.” Native North Deltan and Global BC TV news anchor Steve Darling returned as MC at the Red Gala and entertained the crowds throughout the night with his wit and charm. Century Group and Port of Vancouver were presenting sponsors and Canadian Autoparts Toyota sponsored Reach for the Stars at the platinum level.