February 21, 2014 was the inaugural Jeans Day at Deloitte in support of Britannia Support Society (BSS). A special thanks to Gloria Russell for the event. A grand total of $417 was raised for the BSS.
It was such a success that Jeans Day for BSS will now be an annual event at Deloitte. The BSS is grateful to Deloitte for their continued support.
The Britannia Support Society (BSS) is dedicated to fostering and maintaining educational, social and cultural activities at Britannia Secondary, the oldest public high school in Vancouver. The BSS supports equal access to all opportunities for every student and solicits, raises and accepts funds, with the hope of enhancing student learning and engagement in all activities, in addition to establishing and maintaining an endowment fund.
Calling Britannia Alumni and Friends! The Britannia Support Society wants you! On February 25 @ 6:30 pm come to the Brit Staff Room (Room 304). In one hour you will learn what we do, how you can make connections with fellow Bruins and where Britannia is headed in the future. Liaise with your grad class and help Britannia to maintain the academics, athletics, fine arts and community involvement that are our heritage. Snacks, refreshments and good times!
Join old friends, catch up with past colleagues, enjoy great R & B music and revive your best dance moves. Support current students’ success with your ticket purchase and participation, while having a good time.
Astorino’s Hall is located at 1739 Venables St. at Commercial Drive.
Tickets: $35 (includes snacks, prizes and bubbly at midnight. Sorry, no minors admitted.) Purchase tickets in person at Britannia or register online at http://www.britanniacentre.org/.
Note: Britannia Alumni include all who attended Britannia schools or worked with an organization located in the Britannia Complex.
Contact: Jukka Vuorma at 604.817.0937 or 604.718.5864
This year, the event was held on August 17th, 2013 at Meadows Gardens Golf Club in Pitt Meadows and honoured the contributions made to Britannia High School and its alumni by former staff members, Rose-Marie Voakes, Bill Vance, John Minichiello and Jack Schreiber. All monies raised were used to award bursaries to graduating Britannia High School students in their names.