Ted Balderson & the Victoria Harbour Cats

August 27, 2018

We would like to thank Ted Balderson who presented us with at cheque of $1,100 on the final game of the Harbour Cats’ regular season. Earlier this summer Ted promised to donate $50 for every double play that the Harbour Cats would turn at a home game. We were so happy to once again share… READ MORE

Yana and Run4Dreams

August 23, 2018

Yana Hempler is one motivated young woman. She seeks to empower and help others through her running and invites others to partake in this movement. Run4Dreams is a virtual 5k “race” that you can run and walk in your own time. When you sign up for Run4Dreams all proceeds go to Help Fill A Dream,… READ MORE

Cornerstone Properties Ltd.

August 23, 2018

We would like to thank the lovely people over at Cornerstone Properties for generously donating to us following their annual golf tournament. Co-workers and invited guests gather every year and participate in some friendly competition while also fundraising for the charity of their choice. This year they chose to donate to Help Fill A Dream… READ MORE

Van Isle Comic Con

August 27, 2018

Not all heroes wear capes, some are dressed up as anything from Gandalf the Grey to Princess Leia to Deadpool to Sailor Moon. This past June the Vancouver Island Comic Con was held at Mary Winspear Centre in Sidney and welcomed a plethora of geeks and nerds of all ages! The organizers not only put… READ MORE

VICA U40 ‘Under the Big Top’ Casino Night

August 8, 2018

We would like to give a warm thanks to the lovely people over at Vancouver Island Construction Association and their Under 40 charity casino night on February 23rd of this year. They raised $15,000 for Help Fill A Dream by introducing carnival games to their casino night, and having a live and silent auctions. This… READ MORE

Dynamic Race Events & Our Wonderful Volunteers

August 8, 2018

Early mornings are not how most people spend their BC Day Long Weekend except for the great group of volunteers who came out Sunday, August 5th, to keep the athletes who participated in the Elk Lake Triathlon, Duathlon and Aquabike hydrated!! Without the volunteers we wouldn’t have been able to run the aid station! The… READ MORE

Ted Balderson and Riley

July 11, 2018

When a child is diagnosed with a life-threatening condition a family’s focus becomes their child, their medical appointments and treatment; there’s no time for anything else. We were very happy to invite Riley Jupp and his family to our office to receive a special gift from Ted Balderson. After receiving his very own custom Inkedbot,… READ MORE

The Cownden Family and Shae

July 11, 2018

Liane Cownden (pictured left) and her family have been involved with Help Fill A Dream for 10 years, and each year they surprise us more and more. Liane’s father, having started his own company, Northridge Excavating Ltd., valued the importance of giving back and recognized the ability he had to give back; therefore Liane and… READ MORE

Changing Lives with Spare Change

July 9, 2018

If you’ve ever traveled on the Clipper, between Victoria and Seattle, you might have played a small part in a big story. On your right, once you’re through ticketing on your trip to Seattle, is a little square box that calls for your spare change – those funny Canadian coins that you won’t need when… READ MORE

Wells Gray Tours

June 28, 2018

We are so very grateful for the generous donation of $1,000 made yesterday by Sema Phair, the Office/Operations Manager and the rest of the dedicated staff at Wells Gray Tours in Victoria. Sema confessed to us that our origin story brings a tear to her eye. Every time she uses BC Transit she is reminded… READ MORE

Monk Office

June 28, 2018

It’s like Christmas in June! Our staff was pleasently surprised Tuesday morning with new office furniture that was generously donated by the good folks over at Monk Office We can’t wait to revamp the office with all these wonderful new items!   Thank you so much for your generosity and for supporting the Help Fill… READ MORE

Fight 4 The Cause

April 29, 2016

A big thank you to Kevin and Darcy from Studio 4 Athletics and everyone involved with the Fight 4 The Cause – Charity Boxing Classic for including us as one of their partner charities once again. It was a very pleasant surprise to receive an $8,000 donation from these amazing people. Did you know our… READ MORE


April 4, 2016

You are never too young (or old) to make Dreams come true! A huge thank you to Ireland for choosing to make Help Fill A Dream part of her birthday celebration once again this year. Ireland just turned 8 but as we can see from the photo from her 1st birthday, she has always been… READ MORE