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About the Gala

Burnaby Hospital Foundation’s Chinese Ambassador Society invites you to join us for the inaugural Dragon Gala presented by Create Properties. Delight in an elegant evening that brings together hospital supporters and community leaders to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Society, all in support of the redevelopment of Burnaby Hospital. 

This event is organized by Burnaby Hospital Foundation and supported by the Foundation’s Chinese Ambassador Society, who have helped raise more than $3 million for the Foundation to date.


Date: Friday, June 2, 2023

Location: Delta Hotels and Grand Villa Casino

4331 Dominion St, Burnaby, BC V5G 1C7


6:00 pm: Cocktail Reception

7:00 – 10:00 pm: Dinner, Entertainment and Evening Program


Tickets: $150 per person
Table: $1,500 per table (10 seats)

*tickets are sold out for the event


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Revel in local talent with music performances from Tony Music School, a Burnaby-based music school for all ages, helping young local music talent thrive. Students from Tony Music School perform at music competitions and many large events. Performers, which include Selina Liu, Avril Lin, Tiffany Zhang, Grace Guan, Grace Li, Angela Li, Claire Zhang, Cinri Liu, Sean Gao, Eric Gao, Colin Guo,  are all well trained and at the level 10 or above, and also have rich experiences in stage performance.

Dance performers include Cherry Tang, Jenny Wang, and Tina Guo.


Mary Lo has been in the media industry for over 30 years. In addition to being a full time DJ, she is a TV host of “Good Morning Hong Kong” in Hong Kong Television Broadcasting Company (TVB). After moving to Vancouver, she continued her work as a radio and TV personality in Fairchild Media Group. Currently, she is a program host at Fairchild Radio FM96.1 and also a TV host of Fairchild TV.

Along with her work in radio and TV, she is also an acclaimed commercial voiceover talent and emcee for numerous events around the world, including gala dinners held by various charity organizations like Canadian Cancer Society, Mount St. Joseph Hospital and BC Children’s Hospital.


When you purchase a ticket for $25 you will be entered into the raffle draw for a chance to win one of three prizes! Tickets only available during the event. 

Thank you to our generous sponsors

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Bright Future Redevelopment

Help Burnaby Hospital meet growing healthcare needs for our community.

Burnaby Hospital Foundation needs your help to transform a beloved community hospital into a state-of-the-art facility that will meet the growing healthcare needs of Burnaby and surrounding neighbourhoods for generations to come.

The highly anticipated redevelopment will significantly expand services available for patients and families and boost the number of beds by almost 50 per cent. When the project is complete, the campus will have two new patient care towers and a cancer treatment centre.

About the Foundation

As the fundraising organization for Burnaby Hospital, the Foundation’s purpose is to ensure that Burnaby Hospital is equipped in every way to advance the health of all generations that will help maintain the vibrancy of the entire community. 

When you choose to donate to Burnaby Hospital Foundation, we understand the reason lies close to your heart. It’s our job to connect you to what matters the most; we want you to have a meaningful giving experience. We uphold a genuine commitment to keep you aware of the impact your donation has on others, the difference it makes, and the power it has to change people’s lives.