Chinese New Year and Fundraising Gala 2017 finally rang down the curtain at Centre Socioculturel, Lile-Bizard City at Feb 4th, 2017 night in West Island, this event organized by Art Saving Life Foundation and Menghua Foundation, is to celebrate Chinese New Year 2017, enhance the multiculturalism of Canada; also bring awareness of breast cancer to community and raise fund to Art Saving Life Foundation to support Art Therapy program.


The event included dinner, artiste groups’ performance and raffles from 6:00pm to 10:30pm, the families most came from Chinese-Canadian community, also many friends from different communities.

The Gala event was great success with tremendous help and collaboration such as: generous sponsors including companies, organizations and individuals; 2 hours volunteering remarkable artiste performance from over 10 different performance groups cross communities; enthusiastic congratulations and encouragement from 3 level Canadian government officials and Consulate – General of P.R. China in Montreal; outstanding effort from 60 volunteers team including organizing committee adult volunteers, young volunteers and lovely angel kids; also most important support and participating in from 350 residents in west island and Montreal.

Chinese New Year Gala VIP List

Mrs. XiaoYing Shi, Vice-General Consulate of Consulate – General of the People’s Republic of China in Montreal; Mr. Liang Cai, Consulate
Mr. Francis Scarpaleggia, Member of Parliament for Lac Saint-Louis
Mr. Frank Baylis, Member of Parliament for Pierrefonds-Dollard
Mr. Carlos Leitao, Member of National Assembly, Minister of Finance
Mr. Martin Coiteux, Member of National Assemble, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Land Occupancy, Minister of Public Security, Minister responsible for the Montréal region
Mr. Geoffrey Kelley, Member of National Assembly, Minister responsible for Native Affairs
Mr. Dimitriois Beis, Mayor of Pierrefonds-Roxboro Borough; Mr. Yves Gignac, City Councilor
Mr. Normand Marinacci, Mayor of L’Île-Bizard–Sainte-Geneviève; Mr. Christian Larocque, City Councilor
Mrs. Sarah Yang, President of Montreal Yangtze Academic
Mrs. XiaoQing Li, President of Montreal Confucius School

Sponsor Thanks List

PLATINUM Sponsor 白金赞助
IGA – Famille Guimont

GOLD Sponsor 金牌赞助
Air China

Caisse Desjardins

Mercedes Benz West Island

Belle Ile Investissements

SILVER Sponsor 银牌赞助
Maple Ville
SCDA Enseignes
Yuan Lei Restaurent Gourmet
Vicky Zhang Wealth Management Inc.
Maple Vacation
Jeunesse Montreal
Équipe Carole Pinto, RE/MAX
(Carole Pinto地产经纪团队)

Volunteering Performance Group Thanks List

Association de Costumes Cheongsam

Association Lingfeng Hanfu Montreal

Band Flint

Collège Charlemagne

F7 Dance Squad

Li Xiang Shi Yu
李响 施宇

Children’s Choir McGill Schulich School of Music

Sheila Parkins Academy of Dance and Music
Sheila Parkins 舞蹈学校

Montreal Confucius School

Montreal Yangtze Academy

Lisbeth Zumba Club

Xu Zhi Violin Studio

Chinese New Year Gala Organizing Committee
Art Saving Life Foundation
Menghua Foundation