Around the World, an evening with Chef David Hawksworth in support of
Easter Seals BC & Yukon


Thank you to our incredible sponsors, donors, volunteers, committee, and guests! Around the World was an incredible evening of generosity and celebration! We will update this page with the total raised and our photos from this outstanding evening. Thanks to all who took part in making this night such a success.


The night promises an opulent celebration with renowned chef David Hawksworth, a maestro known for his culinary prowess. Enjoy an indulgent evening for a great cause, featuring a four-course meal of global flavours curated by our guest Chef, David Hawksworth, with wine pairings, canapés, a sparkling wine reception, and an opportunity to purchase a fine bottle from our wine wall.

The excitement crescendos with a raffle draw for a luxury travel prize from Seabourn Cruises and Air Canada. The package includes two one-week, all-inclusive voyages aboard the luxurious Seabourn cruise liner. The winner will have their pick amongst dream destinations—Europe, Caribbean, or Alaska.

Special Guest Chef, David Hawksworth

Celebrated Chef David Hawksworth has been at the forefront of the Canadian culinary scene since returning home after spending more than a decade in Europe, honing his talents at some of the world’s most recognized Michelin starred restaurants including Le Manoir Quat’ Saisons, L’Escargot, and The Square.

He opened his first restaurant Hawksworth in 2011 which continues to earn critical acclaim, including recently being named to the “World’s Best Restaurants” by Forbes.
In the fall of 2015 Chef Hawksworth began a culinary partnership with Air Canada to design a selection of innovative, sophisticated, and Canadian-influenced seasonal signature dishes, featured exclusively on Air Canada flights in International Business Class and Signature Lounges. In 2019, Air Canada was recognized by Skytrax for offering the “World’s Best Business Class Lounge Dining.”

Hawksworth also owns and operates popular concepts Nightingale named “Canada’s Best Farm to Table Restaurant” and Bel Café. All demonstrate Hawksworth’s culinary expertise, talent for creative flavour combinations, his drive for perfection, and insistence on only the best ingredients.

Luxury Travel Raffle Closed! Winner has been selected!

Get your Around the World raffle tickets for a chance to win a luxury travel prize with Seabourn Cruises and Air Canada! With only 200 raffle tickets available, you have unparalleled odds at winning an incredible luxury travel experience.

This incredible prize package includes a one-week trip for two on an all-inclusive voyage aboard the luxurious Seabourn cruise liner with flights provided by Air Canada. The winner will have their pick amongst dream destinations—Europe, Caribbean, or Alaska.

Purchase your raffle tickets now and set sail for an extraordinary adventure. Your dream luxury getaway awaits and with only 200 tickets available, the odds are in your favour!

Raffle details:

  • Raffle tickets are sold in person only or over the phone as long as there is a payment.
  • Tickets must not be sold to a person under the age of 19.
  • The entire payment transaction must take place in British Columbia.
  • Easter Seals employees, Board Members, and their family members living in the same household are not eligible to buy or win the ticket raffle.

Interested in sponsoring this event? For sponsorship information please contact Agnes Wong at or call 604.722.6089

Thank you to our generous event sponsors




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Fairview Strategy

Fanny Bay Oyster Bar Inc.

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Sage Hayward Vineyards