Algonquin’s Event Management – Fundraising Events

Candlelighters is very pleased to be working with the students at Algonquin College’s Event Management program. The students together in groups are working hard to plan virtual fundraising events coming up in March. Candlelighters along with the Dave Smith Youth Treatment Centre are fortunate to benefit from the proceeds. Please consider attending an upcoming virtual fundraising event.

Dim Sum & Give Some

Thursday, March 24, 2022

On Thursday, March 24th, 2022 from 7pm – 9pm, pull out your chopsticks and join us for our virtual “Dim Sun & Give Some” Asian Food Experience. Guests will follow along as a professional chef teaches you to create and enjoy 2 sumptuous cultural dishes including sushi and Vietnamese sticky rice balls. You will learn about the history of some of these dishes, enjoy soft traditional music and hear stories from one of the oldest cultures in the world.

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Friday Fiesta 2022

Friday, March 25, 2022

We invite you to immerse yourself into a cultural experience with food, music, and fun while giving back! The event is free to attend, but donations are encouraged; pay what you can! Get ready for delicious bites, tangy drinks, vibrant performances, and fun games!

Join us on Zoom to enjoy this immersive event! The Fiesta will begin promptly at 7:00 PM EST. Virtual doors will open at 6:30 PM EST.

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Art Under the Stars

Saturday, March 26, 2022

Join us on March 26th, 2022, from 6:30 – 8:30 PM for a virtual fundraising event where we will explore the creation of unconventional art forms as we contemplate our inexplicable connection to the Universe and all it holds.

The evening begins with our Chef demonstrating how to create a spectacular charcuterie board and drinks with the night sky as his muse.

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Sunday, March 27, 2022

Extreme feelings of Zen are coming your way. Join us for a 2-hour virtual wellness event where you will experience a series of workshops and informational sessions on wellness and energy healing.

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Join us for a virtual fundraising event in support of Candlelighters!