Join Fashion Inferno 10 and Support Fashion for a Cause

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Be a Part of a Great Cause – the Fashion Inferno 10!

Since childhood, fire fighters have been viewed as local heroes.It’s no wonder, most kids at some point wanted to be one, with me included. Watching them in action is simply awe inspiring.But when taken to a different level, that’s definitely something else.

If you are from Campbell River, BC, one of the great Vancouver Island travel destinations all year around, then take part in one of the great events for a cause during your visit.

Fashion for a Great Cause

Fire fighters have their own way of raising funds for the benefit of the community. For about ten years now, the members of IAFF Local 1668, and the Campbell River Fire Fighters have done this  activity. On March 3rd 2012, in partnership with the Campbell River community and together with the support of the BC Professional Fire Fighters, they will be hosting the  Fashion Inferno event.

This Event, done yearly in Campbell River, on North Vancouver Island, BC – is an occasion to celebrate Fire Fighters, solely dedicated to the people in the community. Specifically, it is called Fashion Inferno 10! For more details you can call via phone through 250-286-6266. This is located at the Campbell River Community Centre at 401-11th Avenue.

It’s a Popular Annual Event

Tickets to this annual fundraiser always gets sold out right away so make sure you get your tickets as early as possible so you won’t miss this event. The event showcases both a silent and live auction; there is dinner plus drinks and best of all, the fashion show.

Of course, this fundraiser’s proceeds will go to the BC Professional Firefighter’s benefit for their Burn Fund. The ticket cost is affordable ranging from $50.00 each or if you want to go as a group or as a family, or you may purchase a table with 10 seats for only $400.00.  To buy the tickets,  contact Stewart Dumont at 205-203-8311 or just go directly to the #1 Fire Hall in Campbell River.

Celebrating A Decade of Dedicated Service

“Preventing Victims, Empowering Survivors!” This is the theme for the event by the BC Professional Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund established 1978. The Burn Fund extends life supporting, life saving and life enriching services to the people in BC. From fifty communities, there are more than 3,700 enlisted fire fighters in British Columbia along with Yukon who are striving to further the fund’s vision. Their skills and time are highly dedicated to the burn survivors and as well as to strengthen the community’s knowledge about fire safety and all issues about fire along with its Burn Awareness, Research and Prevention Programs.


Campbell River attracts tourists all year round. So if you are planning to visit the area, make sure to book your accommodations ahead of time to ensure a comfortable stay.One of the best options includes one of our major sponsors, the BEST WESTERN PLUS, Austrian Chalet:


462 S Island Highway, Campbell River, British Columbia V9W 1A5

Phone: 250/923-4231 | Fax: 250/923-2840

The Austrian Chalet is easily one of the finest accommodations you can find in Campbell River, BC. In fact, it is the widely preferred places to stay mainly for tourists and executives while on business trips not only for its world-class amenities and premier services, include modern conference centre, business centre and meeting rooms. It has also established itself as the ideal family-friendly hotel that offers comfortable accommodations at reasonable rates.

Located just a several minutes away from the beautiful Pacific Ocean beaches, you can only expect the utmost convenience and comfort, all at close proximity to many of the popular attractions around area. All guest rooms are also well-appointed with a host of modern conveniences, complemented with magnificent views of the ocean.

Republished under Creative Commons License from West Coast Aquatic Safaris, an acclaimed Bear Watching, Whale Watching, Hot Springs Cove Tour Co & Marine Charter Co in Tofino, BC on the famed west coast of Vancouver Island. Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor.

Publisher of Amazing Vancouver Island. Doug grew up in Kamloops and Vancouver. He is also the President of KIAI Angency, an Internet Marketing and Branding agency in Vancouver. He is an avid photographer and you can see his many pix of Vancouver Island on Flickr.

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