Sponsors & Partners

 Sponsors
With 130+ brand name retailers and one-of-a-kind specialty shops and services Lansdowne Centre is THE place to shop. You will find everything from home electronics to home furnishings, fashion, and even groceries.

L.B. Foster Company consists of three business groups that specialize in rail, construction and tubular products and services. These groups operate manufacturing, distribution and sales facilities worldwide. For more than a century, the company has provided the materials necessary to build and maintain the world’s infrastructure.

At Vancity we make you good money by putting money to good. Our vision of redefining wealth incorporates personal and community well-being. Since 1994 Vancity has distributed $221 million to members through dividends and to communities through grants and community investment initiatives.

MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide. MDA's established global customer base is served by more than 4,800 employees operating from 11 locations in the United States, Canada, and internationally.

Westbank is Canada’s leading luxury residential and mixed-use real estate development company. We are a practice dedicated to city building and the creation of beautiful buildings.

Lynn Stringer

  • International Arbiter 2003
  • Organized, directed Canadian Championships: Women's (1978) and Cadet (1985, 1991, 1997)
  • Directed Canadian Championship 2002
  • Played Canadian Women's Championship 1975, 1978, 1981
  • Chair, Chess Foundation of Canada
  • Canadian Chess Hall of Fame 2004
Partners

Serving the Richmond community since 1976. Our mission is to provide access to informational, educational, cultural and recreational library materials and services in a variety of formats and technologies; to be responsive to the public library needs of the community; and to uphold the public's freedom of access to information.

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world, one child and one community at a time. A volunteer-led organization found in more than 80 nations and geographic areas. Membership is nearly 600,000 members strong, annually raise more than US$100 million, and report over 18 million volunteer hours to strengthen communities and serve children.

An organization dedicated to teach chess to junior players and organize chess tournament for junior. Chess is a great game which make you think and force you to realize that life is not just Black and White but the game is.

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The national voice for volunteerism in Canada. Since 1977, we have been committed to increasing and supporting volunteerism and civic participation. Our programs, research, training, tools, resources and national initiatives provide leadership on issues and trends in Canada’s volunteer landscape.