Help-Portrait Vancouver EVENT DATE: December 2, 2023

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TV News Coverage [Videos]
TV News Coverage [Videos]

Thank-you to all of the TV news stations that came down to Union Gospel Mission to tell the story of Help-Portrait 2011. We really appreciate you spreading the word of our event. Here are the news clips from CBC, Global, CTV & Radio-Canada:

Welcome to Help Portrait Vancouver’s 2011 Live Blog!

This year, we’re planning to share with you what has been most important to us since day one – the stories. The people that walk into Help Portrait Vancouver every year never fail to touch our lives in tremendous ways. So please, step in through the doors of Union Gospel Mission and be with us […]

Global TV Interview [video]

Steph Limage and Grace Edge were interviewed on Global TV Noon News this afternoon. They did an amazing job! Take a look.

What An Amazing Day!

On December 4th, 2010, along with 60 other countries, we held the 2nd annual Help-Portrait event. And what a day it was. Saturday just started off brilliant; clear skies, crisp air, and the sun rising over the mountains. It was the perfect backdrop as the tents for our block party started to come together. As […]

Help-Portrait is… [video]

The first of many video of this year’s Help Portrait Vancouver 2010. Much more to come soon! Help-Portrait Vancouver 2010 from Steve Tan on Vimeo.

Help-Portrait Vancouver 2010 is Tomorrow!

We are SO excited for Help-Portrait tomorrow! This year’s event is going to be lots of fun. We are holding a Family Block Party on Heatley street in front of UGM’s Maurice McElrea Place, 361 Healtey Avenue. There will be live music all day, face painting, a magician and hot chocolate for everyone. This year […]

Helping Us Give Portraits

WE NEED YOUR HELP to make Help-Portrait Vancouver 2010 a success this year. Our event has grown and we hope to welcome between 600 to 800 people through our doors. We need your help to give portraits to so many people. We are in need of funds to cover the growing cost of printing supplies […]

Food & Toy Drive

We are holding a food and toy drive for Help-Portrait Vancouver this year. Become a community drop-site and rally people around you to give. You can download the food and toy media kit here. If you have any questions please email Stephanie Forster.

Help-Portrait Vancouver 2010 Location

We are honoured to be holding our 2010 event at Union Gospel Mission’s Maurice McElrea Place. The event will start at 11:30am and run till 5:30pm. If you would like to be involved please contact Ian Sheh (lead photographer) or Stephanie Forster (community coordinator).

Help-Portrait 2009: A Huge Success!

Help-Portrait Vancouver was an overwhelming success! We held the inaugural Help-Portrait Vancouver event Saturday, December 12th, 2009 at the Salvation Army Grace Mansion on East Hastings, and it was a fantastic day! The makeup artist and hair stylist were buzzing making women and girls look beautiful. Mark Hildebrand and Kathi Reid filled the room with […]

Help-Portrait Vancouver Videos

Steve Tan, the resident Help-Portrait Vancouver videographer, has produced two videos of our event. Help-Portrait Vancouver                                                                               […]

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