One normal afternoon in October I received one of the best emails ever. And no, it wasn’t an email from my favourite store telling me about a 50% off sale; it was an email inviting me to the legendary Purple Party by Childhood Cancer Canada! Yes, the Childhood Cancer Canada. I mention them a lot in my posts, they’re pretty incredible.
Anyway, the reason for my surprise/happiness was because I had wanted to go to the Purple Party last year, but tickets range from $100-$250! For those of you who don’t know, the Purple Party is an event that takes place annually to raise money for childhood cancer. They have food, an open bar and a live auction. However, the brief synopsis of the event did not prepare me for the night ahead. It’s the event of the season. It’s a place where you’ll find Canadian stars like Yannick Bisson as well as Olympic gold and silver medalist Brian Price.
But better than that; you’ll find the real stars of the night: childhood cancer heroes.
I didn’t know I would be walking into one of my recurring day dreams, yet there I was. Myself, my two sisters, my best friend, and now, you. So kick back, relax, and prepare yourself for a night filled with laughter, food, drinks, and inspiring people. You’ve been cordially invited to the Purple Party. Continue reading