Media Releases

  • Victoria, BC – A long time Victoria philanthropist has been named honorary director to the David Foster Foundation Board.  Mel Cooper has accepted the role of special advisor for fundraising initiatives for the Foundation which provides financial assistance to families of children undergoing organ transplants. “For over 20 years, Mel has been such a big supporter […]

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  • Victoria, BC – A veteran marketing and promotions specialist has been named the new director of Family Relations, Administration and Communications at the David Foster Foundation. Kathy Baan, former Promotions and Marketing Manager at the Times Colonist and Promotions Director at C-FAX Radio, assumed the position on February 22, 2010. “It was so rewarding helping non-profit […]

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  • The foundation assists the families of children needing life-saving organ transplants across Canada, providing financial support for the non-medical expenses associated with the transplant. Founder and Chairman David Foster said he was excited to officially announce the appointment of Michael Ravenhill as the foundation’s first Chief Executive Officer. “These are exciting times. When I started […]

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  • Victoria, B.C. – The David Foster Foundation, in partnership with TELUS, today announced the launch of Days In Wait, an online portal dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of organ donation in Canada.   Days In Wait refers to the number of days a donor recipient has been waiting to receive a life-saving organ. Everyone […]

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