Get Supper, Feel Super With Dining Out For Life 2019

Tonight, put your money where your mouth is, by Dining Out For Life.
All day Thursday March 14, 2019 restaurants from New West to Whistler and all stops in between have pledged 25% of their day’s food sales to A Loving Spoonful to help support people living with HIV/AIDS in your community.

From El Santo in New Westminster, to Hunter Gather Eatery & Taphouse in Whistler, and the dozens of other restaurants in between are taking part in BC’s largest restaurant fundraiser.

Just by eating out at one of the participating restaurants, you’re supporting A Loving Spoonful’s programs and services. It’s that easy. For every $3.55 raised, a healthy meal will be provided to someone in need. A Loving Spoonful delivers meals to those affected by HIV/AIDS, helps with nutrition and meal planning, Easter Sunday Dinner with city Chefs donating their time to provide dinners to groups of 50 to 60 people, Family Pantry Program which provides families with healthy pantry staples, healthy Snack Packs for clients and much more.

Visit the Dining Out For Life website to see all the participating restaurants near you, get out and dine. Share your Dining Out For Life experience on social media and follow along at #Vandofl / #DineOutGiveBack, to see where others are dining.

Dining Out For Life 2018 Tonight

What’s for dinner? Why not eat out tonight and do good while dining out.
Today, Thursday March 22, 2018 Dining Out For Life from Fraser Valley to Whistler and all across Metro Vancouver helps support people living with HIV/AIDS in your community.

From Bravo Restaurant in Chilliwack, El Santo in New Westminster, to Bowen Island Pizza in North Vancouver, The Reef Restaurant on Commercial Drive in Vancouver to HY’s Steakhouse, or Avalanche Pizza in Whistler,  plus dozens of restaurants are taking part in BC’s largest restaurant fundraiser. Visit the Dining Out For Life website to see all the participating restaurants near you.

You can give just by eating, dine out at one of the participating restaurants, and the restaurant in turn donates 25% of their day’s food sales to A Loving Spoonful.  The proceeds of Dining Our For Life go towards providing A Loving Spoonful’s free programs and services like delivering meals to those affected by HIV/AIDS, nutrition and meal planning, Easter Sunday Chef Dinner, Family Pantry Program, Snack Packs and more.

One Week until Dining Out For Life 2017

Next Thursday, March 30th, 2017, do good by dining out. Dining out for breakfast, lunch, or dinner during the annual Dining Out For Life from White Rock to Vancouver helps support people living with HIV/AIDS in your community.

It’s easy as ABC,  book a table on March 30th at places like Ask For Luigi, Burgoo,  Charlie’s Italian or any of the dozens of restaurants from White Rock to Whistler and places in between. Visit the Dining Out For Life website to see all the participating restaurants near you.

You can give just by eating, dine out at one of the participating restaurants in your area who in turn donate 25% of their day’s food sales to A Loving Spoonful.  The proceeds of Dining Our For Life go towards providing A Loving Spoonful’s free programs and services like delivering meals to those affected by HIV/AIDS, nutrition and meal planning, Family Pantry Program, Snack Packs and more.

 

Dining Out For Life From White Rock To Whistler 2016

DOFL-300x293Next Thursday, March 10th, 2016 it’s as easy as dining out to help support a great cause! Dining Out For Life from White Rock to Vancouver supports people living with HIV/AIDS in your community.

It’s simple, dine out at one of the participating restaurants in your area who in turn donate 25% of their day’s food sales to Friends For Life and A Loving Spoonful.  The two agencies provide free programs and services like delivering meals to those affected by HIV/AIDS, nutrition and meal planning,  counselling and therapies, or end-of-life planning

From Arriva Ristorante to Wildebeest, there’s a somewhere near you supporting Dining Out For Life From White Rock to Whistler. Visit the Dining Out For Life website to see all the participating restaurants near you. Then on March 10th, head out and meet other friends who are dining out for life.

Celebrate 20 Years Of Dining Out For Life

DOFL_20Take 100 restaurants + one night + one great cause and it adds up to one amazing reason to celebrate as Dining Out For Life (DOFL) marks its 20th year. From White Rock to Whistler and everywhere in between, 100s of restaurants will contribute 25% of their food sale to DOFL on Tuesday March 25th.  For two decades DOFL and its great restaurant partners have been benefiting not-for-profit agencies Friends For Life and A Loving Spoonful and their programs and services. The two services provide:

  • Over 110,000 meals per year delivered to those affected by HIV/AIDS in Metro Vancouver and surrounding regions
  • Nutritional counselling and meal planning
  • 60+ support therapies ranging from therapeutic massage to naturopathy, music therapy to yoga
  • A weekly hot lunch program for youth affected by HIV/AIDS
  • End-of-life care to people in their own homes

So whether it’s breakfast, lunch or dinner get and dine out for life on Tuesday March 25, 2014. While you’re out, post your photos to Twitter, Instagram or Facebook and take them with #DOFL20 and your restaurant’s hashtag to be entered to win $500 in cash and other prizes.

Dining Out For Life 2013

logo_dofl This Thursday, March 7, 2013 dine out and make a difference during the annual Dining Out For Life fundraising event.

Dining Out For Life is BC’s largest restaurant fundraiser, benefiting A Loving Spoonful and Friends For Life, organizations supporting people living with HIV/AIDS.

Restaurants all around Metro Vancouver, Whistler and the Fraser Valley will contribute 25% of their food sales to people living with HIV/AIDS.  Over the last 18 years Dining Out For Life restaurant partners have raised over $3 million for HIV/AIDS support services.

If supporting a great cause isn’t enought there’s an added incentive of the chance to win some great prizes.

Visit any participating Dining Out for Life restaurant tomorrow, March 7 and ENTER TO WIN one of three prize packages donated by Dining Out For Life BC’s partners.

  1. A Weekend Getaway to Victoria – Enjoy roundtrip harbour to harbour flights from Helijet, two nights at the Coast Victoria Hotel Harbourside & Marina, dinner for two at the award winning Blue Crab Bar and Grill plus an Ocean Magic Cruiser Tour, from Prince of Whales, Whale Watching.
  2.  A Night on the Town at the River Rock Casino Resort including a two night stay in a one bedroom penthouse, $250 dinner certificate for Tramonto Fine Dining Restaurant and a buffet breakfast for two!
  3. A Vancouver Sports package including four Touchdown End Zone tickets to a regular season BC Lions game, four tickets to a 2013 Vancouver Giants game and four tickets to a Vancouver Whitecaps FC Match this spring.

Make plans now to invite your Vancouver friends & dine out on March 7,

Contest: Art For Life – Fine Art Auction

This Saturday bring some art into your life at the 18th Annual Art For Life Fine Art Auction. Vancouver’s top artists and galleries have donated over 100 pieces of art, valued over $200,000, which will be sold in live and silent auctions throughout the evening. These generous donations mean 100% off the art sales will benefit the Vancouver Friends For Life Society. While you are adding to or perhaps starting your art collection, enjoy some good company, nibbles and libations at the cocktail reception. To keep the crowd entertained this year’s “Auction In Three Acts” will include performances by Public Dreams, Drag Queens of Vancouver featuring Joan-E, Carlotta Gurl and more, with a finale by Juno award winner Bif Naked.

Vancouver Friends For Life Society offers programs and services for people confronting the challenges of living with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other life-threatening illness. Supporting over 1500 people with free services Vancouver FFL relies on public donations and fundraisers like Art For Life for over 60% of it’s budget.

Art For Life 2011 takes place Saturday November 26, 2011 from 7pm until 11pm at the Rocky Mountaineer Station, 1755 Cottrell Street, Vancouver (Teamsters Loc 31 will not be picketing during the event).  Tickets are still available for $90each

For your chance to win a pair of tickets to Saturday’s Art For Life Fine Art Auction leave a comment on this post telling us how many years Art For Life auctions there has been or Tweet :
“I entered to win tickets to @VanAFL from @jminter #ArtForLife #Fundraiser cc @VanFFL
http://ow.ly/7EqkP”

Giveaway ends at 6pm Friday November 25, 2011

Congratulations to Blair Smith @AgentBlair for winning two tickets to Art For Life!