The Spinal Cord BC’s annual Women’s Tea is an event for women with spinal cord injury and/or related physical disabilities as well as their friends and families. It is free to attend. All you need to do is RSVP to before February 10. This high tea includes delicious treats and pampering stations for attendees. Offering spa services like mini-manicures, make-up and hair touch-ups and advice, basic massage, mehndi body painting and more, the event provides access to services that might not be considered a priority but are nonetheless important to helping women with physical disabilities feel special and beautiful.
Watch a clip from the 2013 tea (click the thumbnail to play)
Spinal Cord Injury BC’s Annual Women’s Tea Event Details
When: February 16, 2014
RSVP: By February 10, 2014 to
Where: Vancouver’s historic Heritage Hall (Main and 15th, Vancouver BC).
Time: Noon to 4pm
Parking: the City of Vancouver allows those with a valid SPARC placard to park in Resident Permit Parking, and Resident Parking Only for up to 3 hours.
Interested in Donating Silent Auction Items or Volunteering?
Donate to the Silent Auction:
SCI BC is still taking donations for it’s silent auction. To donate please email Marnie Devries at
If you are interested in volunteering at the event please email Shelley Milstein at
SCI BC welcomes volunteer help on Feb 16th from 9:30 and 5:30 (the event itself runs from noon – 4pm).
SCI BC needs 12-15 people to help with a variety of jobs throughout the event including set-up and take-down, decor, registration, silent auction, and food & beverage service.
Time Commitment: 4 hours
- Able to work with minimal supervision
- Professional and courteous
- Ability to multi-task
- Able to assist where needed
You will report to the Event Manager and/or Events and Marketing Coordinator.
- Special event experience
- Opportunity to make a difference in a great community organization