29th Annual Golf for Life - $56,000 raised!
The 29th Annual Golf for Life was presented by Canadian Tire Nanaimo! Fairwinds Golf Club has been our host course since we began the Golf for Life event. Their support has helped ensure the longevity and success of our event in addition to providing a spectacular course for players.
Funds raised through Golf for Life will support the purchase of all the state-of-the-art medical equipment required for the new ICU at NRGH. Click here to learn more about our current campaign.
Cost: $150 for the Public, $75 Fairwinds Golf Club Members, and $50 for Juniors (Under 18 yrs)
- 18 hole round of golf for one during the month of September
- Golf cart rental
- Sleeve of Callaway Supersoft golf balls in your choice of colour
- A token for the driving range
- All tickets include a charitable tax receipt
- If you register to golf with Golf for Life before August 22nd, entry into Early Bird Prize draw
- Entry in to the weekly prize draws throughout September
- Eligibility to win score-based prizes
Our online silent auction was a huge success this year! Be sure to check out that section to see what amazing prizes were donated and who won them! The prize packages were valued at over $10,000!
NEW THIS YEAR: Our online 50/50 raffle went super well for its first year! Check out the info below.
Early Bird Registration Prize!
The Early Bird prize winner is Susie Youle! She won 2 round-trip tickets with Helijet Helicopter Service between Nanaimo and Vancouver Harbour (downtown) or Vancouver International Airport (Richmond) - $650 value for registering to golf before August 22nd. Congratulations, Susie!
Online Silent Auction
Online Silent Auction Frequently Asked Questions
How do I join the auction?
You can join the auction by hitting the "Enter Auction to See More" button above this section, or by clicking this link.
How do I bid on an item?
To bid on an item, click the “view and bid” button. If this is the first time you are bidding on an item in this auction you will be prompted to enter your email address and create a password to login to the auction. You will also be required to add in your credit card details to place a bid. Once logged in, you can bid on as many items as you wish!
When do I pay for the item I won?
It's done automatically! When the auction closes your credit card will be charged for any won items, based on the card details you shared before you placed your first bid. You'll be notified of this charge to your account by email and text notifications.
To further support our fundraising efforts platform fees are added to the total amount of the winning bid. You’ll notice this when completing your checkout. Thank you for your willingness to support our cause!
How will I know if I’ve been outbid?
When you are outbid on an item, you will receive an email letting you know you’ve been outbid. You also have the option to enable text notifications for quick updates or browser notifications.
How will I know if I’ve won?
When the auction is closed, everyone who won an item will receive a notification email.
How will I know when the auction starts and ends?
If you sign into the auction before it begins, you will receive an email when the auction begins and another email when the auction closes.
What happens if two people bid the same amount with automated bidding?
The first person to set up their bids with automated bidding will win the item when the auction closes. We'd encourage you to set up automated bidding early so you have the best chances of winning!
The New Intensive Care Unit at NRGH
All proceeds from the 29th annual Golf for Life event will support the purchase of all state-of-the-art medical equipment required for the new ICU at the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital, expected to open in late 2023. Click here to learn more about our current campaign.
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