As one of British Columbia's premiere events, the Inspiration Gala has become one of the most important dates in Vancouver's social calendar.

Date: November 3, 2018
Location: The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Parking: Valet Parking complimentary for guests; please quote Inspiration Gala
Hotel Rooms: To be determined closer to the date
Attire: Black Tie

6:00 pm Cocktail Reception + Silent Auction
7:00 pm Dinner + Live Auction + Raffle Draw
10:00 pm After Party Dancing with Dr. Strangelove


For tickets, please contact Chantelle Dalton at or 604.675.8191.

2018 Inspiration Gala Committee 

Tamara Taggart, O.B.C., CHAIR
Jane Hungerford, O.B.C., PAST CHAIR
Negar Adam
Melanie Auld
Stephanie Bonn 
Celeste Burgoyne
Ruth Burstein
Ana Fernandes
Karen Fleck
Janie Hungerford
Azim Lalani
Jenny Newell
Susan Nicol
Claudia Pavao
Rachel Thomas
Paula Thomson
Jas Uppal 

Over the past thirteen years, the BC Cancer Foundation's Inspiration Gala has invested over $27 million to accelerate research in lung, pancreatic, breast, ovarian, brain, colorectal, lymphoid cancers personalized medicine and POG at BC Cancer. The Gala has enabled ground-breaking discoveries in each of these projects, enriching our understanding of cancer, informing new treatment protocols, and helping to save lives.

For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Chantelle Dalton at or 604-675-8191.