Grad receiving diplomaHosted by the Spartan Foundation, this annual dinner is an opportunity for guests to enjoy an evening together with like-minded people at a fine-dining restaurant in Vancouver and/or Calgary. Aside from enjoying an spectacular meal paired with exquisite wines, this evening allows for business guests to mingle in a relaxed atmosphere. All proceeds go towards deserving student-athlete academic scholarships.

Vancouver

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3rd Annual President’s Scholarship Dinner
February 7, 2017
Ancora Waterfront Restaurant, Vancouver

30 Guests and $31K net!

Alongside hosts Steve Scholz and Wanda Dobsin, we heard inspirational talks from President Bob Kuhn and Ryan Sclater, a 5th year men’s volleyball player.  Ryan has demonstrated strong leadership and has been a “President’s Scholarship Award” recipient for all five years at TWU.  Special thanks to our sponsors Nicola Wealth, Avisar Chartered Accountants, M&L Painting and GLC Solutions.

2nd Annual President’s Scholarship Dinner
February 2, 2016
Blue Water Café, Vancouver

We exceeded our goal of $30,000 and raised an amazing $31,800 net!

President Bob Kuhn shared some wise tips for success in leadership and Kayla Gordon, a women’s basketball 3rd year student-athlete, shared about her story and experience as a recipient of the President’s Scholarship. Again Blue Water Café had excellent service along with a fantastic menu. Our Sommelier, William, was very informative and paired our meals with exquisite French wines. Altogether, the night was a great success! Guests enjoyed themselves in a relaxed atmosphere with amazing food and wine, and connected with other business professionals.

Calgary

2nd Annual President’s Scholarship Dinner
March 8, 2017
Charbar, Calgary

28 Guests and $28K net!

Alongside hosts Steve Scholz &  Sheila Betsworth, we heard inspirational talks from President Bob Kuhn and Leanne Verhoeff, a 3rd year women’s soccer player from Calgary. Leanne is a leader and a current “President’s Scholarship Award” recipient. Thanks to our sponsors Nicola Wealth, Canwest Flooring and Advance Flooring.

1st Annual President’s Scholarship Dinner
March 17, 2016
Charbar, Calgary

Despite the economic situation in Alberta, we had 26 guests and raised $16K net!

Alongside host Stephen Verhoeff from CanWest Flooring, we heard inspirational talks from President Bob Kuhn, Lorne Jacobson (TriWest Capital Partners/TWU Board of Directors) and Stephanie Chin, a 3rd year women’s soccer player from Calgary. Stephanie is a leader and a current “President’s Scholarship Award” recipient.