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Black Tie Bingo

Mark your calendar:
Nov. 12, 2022 @ 6pm
Ottawa Convention & Event Centre

We can’t wait to see you in person and raise funds for community-based palliative care.

Special Guest: Hon. Sharon Carstairs P.C., C.M.

Join us as we recognize the leadership of Hon. Sharon Carstairs, P.C., C.M.
Matt Skube, CTV News, and Andy Lonie, OutCare Fundraising Chair return as emcees to lead us through an entertaining evening featuring:

  • Cocktail reception and plated dinner with wine
  • 7 action-packed bingo games with fabulous prizes
  • Silent auction

Funds raised from Black Tie Bingo support programs that help people living with a life-limiting illness, at every stage and any age, have access to specialized, patient-centred care.

Early Bird tickets available until September 15th!

 

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Palliative Care Champion

We are proud to celebrate Sharon for her leadership and compassion in building palliative care in Canada.   As a senator, she was a pioneer in the public discussion about palliative care. Her leadership in this complex and vital issue contributed to:

  • the establishment of the Canadian Virtual Hospice;
  • palliative care as core curriculum for undergraduate medicine;
  • a $16.5 M research project on palliative care by the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR); and
  • the Compassionate Care Benefit for anyone looking after a gravely ill or dying family member.

Sharon passionately believes that quality end of life care is the right of every Canadian.  Upon retirement from the Senate, she joined the Board of the OutCare Foundation and served as chair for 3 years. Sharon currently chairs the International Centre for Dignity and Palliative Care.

7 Games = 7 Prizes

The spirit of competition is exciting and intense! Every guest gets a set of bingo cards for games 1-6 for a chance to win an amazing prize – and you can boost your luck by buying additional cards. You don’t know fun until you’ve played OutCare Black Tie Bingo!

  •  St Laurent $500 Shopping Spree
  •  Great Canadian Theatre Company Seasons Tickets for 4
  • A Dozen Dinners for Two
  • Merry Maids Cleaning Services gift certificate for $2500
  • Perth Weekend Getaway for Two
  • Escape anywhere with a $3,000 Marriot Bonvoy travel voucher
  • Stunning pavé sapphire collar valued at $7,550

Please note that bingo game cards can be purchased at the event with cash or debit only.

Take a Bow

We couldn’t pull off a great  event without the help of our generous supporters, volunteers, auction donors and guests.

Special thanks to:

  • Presenting Sponsors: Timothy Orr and Christopher Dubois
  • Dinner Sponsor:  Ottawa Convention & Event Centre
  • Wine Sponsor:  Logan Katz
  • Print Sponsor:  BMR
  • Décor Sponsor:  Sun Life
  • Corporate Table Sponsors:  Palladium Insurance, Canada Life
  • Emcees:  Matt Skube, CTV News & Andy Lonie

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