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Total raised
$13,125.91 Goal: $15,000.00

VAST supports refugees who arrive in British Columbia with psychological trauma resulting from torture, political violence, and other forms of persecution on the basis of race, religion, gender identity, and sexual orientation.

Our story…

Please run with us on June 23 in support of VAST!

We support refugee mental health through trauma-focused psychological counselling for refugees in one-on-one and group settings and through documentation, training, and referrals.

VAST works with refugees from over 100 countries, and our programs and services are offered in over a dozen languages.

Team members

Click on one of our team members below to make a donation.

Jodie Gauthier

Raised: $2,000.00

Team leader

Kevin Shano

Raised: $1,650.00

Kirby Smith

Raised: $1,305.91

Leigh Matthews

Raised: $945.00

Sonya Sabet-Rasekh

Raised: $910.00

Anthony Glavin

Raised: $850.00

Sara Hanson

Raised: $650.00

Amanda Kutner

Raised: $570.00

Michelle Yau

Raised: $525.00

Tamara Ramusovic

Raised: $375.00

Frank Cohn

Raised: $365.00

Shirin Kiamanesh

Raised: $300.00

Brian Thomas-Peter

Raised: $250.00

Joshua Prowse

Raised: $200.00

Michael Wallbank

Raised: $200.00


Raised: $175.00

Heather Wojcik

Raised: $150.00

Luke Murray

Raised: $100.00

Amita Vulimiri

Raised: $75.00

William Clements

Raised: $60.00

Miranda Burgess

Raised: $25.00

Wei William Tao

Raised: $25.00

Kathleen Muir

Raised: $0.00

Matthew Borghese

Raised: $0.00

Nicole Beach

Raised: $0.00

Noah Lees

Raised: $0.00

Nyssa Lamminen

Raised: $0.00

Paryati Paryati

Raised: $0.00

Sylvia DeWeerd

Raised: $0.00

Wahid Bitar

Raised: $0.00

Recent donors

Jul 02 Sara Sun $100.00
Jun 27 Steven Schoeffler Undisclosed amount
Jun 27 Anonymous Undisclosed amount
Jun 26 adrian fine $50.00
Jun 26 Anonymous Undisclosed amount
Jun 25 Laura Tremblay-Boyer Undisclosed amount
Jun 25 Robert Logue Way to go! $100.00
Jun 24 Howell Williams Thanks for having us, great couple of days Clive and Jan $25.00
Jun 24 Jacqueline Massey Go Brian go! $25.00
Jun 24 Rajveen Shergill $50.00