Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Charity Auction - Jen Cummings

This is quoted from an email Jen sent me, it's for a good cause and some of the items have been signed by Firefly cast members.

"Hi everyone!

You might know that I worked with a charity while living in Vancouver. One of the projects I started was "Bears that Care for BC Women's".

With the support of the Vancouver film industry, BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre in Canada is proud to bring you Bears that Care for BC Women's - the cutest fundraiser in town!

Famous personalities from film and television have thrown their support behind BC Women's by autographing these cuddly little bears. And they are just crying out for a new home - with you!

100% of the proceeds from the auctions of the Bears that Care for Women's will benefit the BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre. Charitable Registration No: 890267537RR0001

BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre is Canada's busiest maternity hospital. Your assistance helps us care for the pregnant women who come here from across the province when they're in danger, when something suddenly goes terribly wrong during their pregnancy. By helping us raise money in this project, you are also helping us provide the best possible care for more than 1,200 babies every year who fight for their lives in our Special Care Nursery. You are helping BC Women's, a recognized world leader in women's health, care for women at every stage in their lives.

Each week until the end of March, a new group of celebrity bears will be up for grabs.

You can find out what's up for grabs each week at http://tinyurl.com/2whb82

From the small screen:
Smallville - Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, Allison Mack, Erica Durance, Kristin Kreuk, Annette O'Toole, John Glover
Supernatural - Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles (5)
Battlestar Galactica - Edward James Olmos, Jamie Bamber, Tahmoh Penikett, Kate Vernon
Firefly - Jewel Staite (3), Summer Glau, Alan Tudyk
Happy Days - Erin Moran

Movies filmed in Vancouver:
Case 39 - Renee Zellweger (2), Callum Keith Rennie (2), Ian McShane (2)
Shooter - Mark Wahlberg
Postal - Verne Troyer (4), Larry Thomas (3), Zack Ward (2)

This week we have the following auctions:

Ian McShane (Deadwood/Lovejoy) Autographed Bear
Callum Keith Rennie (Due South/BSG) Autographed Bear
Erin Moran (Happy Days) Autographed Bear
Jensen Ackles & Jared Padalecki (Supernatural) Autographed Bear & Production Photo
Jewel Staite (Firefly/Serenity) Autographed Bear & Autographed Photo
Larry Thomas (Seinfeld) Autographed Bear & Autographed Photo
Zack Ward (Titus/Anne of Green Gables) Autographed Bear
Verne Troyer (Austin Powers "Mini-Me") Autographed Bear
Kate Vernon (Battlestar Galactica) Autographed Bear
Annette O'Toole (Superman/Smallville) Autographed Bear & Production Photo

Please support the women and babies of British Columbia, and bid on our snuggly autographed bears! If you can share this information around, that would be awesome!!!


~ Jen "

Please go take a look. Toni.

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