Giving Back


Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada’s Night of Wonders 2018

Last week, the Lazy Gourmet was involved in a very special event with the Children’s Wish Foundation. Once again, we took part in their annual Night of Wonders Gala and this year was more meaningful because our General Manager Kevin Mazzone was a co-chair and oversaw the planning of the entire evening. In addition, our […]

Matthew and the Night of Wonders Gala

The Night of Wonders Gala is coming up on March 8th! Our General Manager Kevin Mazzone is proud to be the gala co-chair this year, and we will be catering a 3 course dinner and sponsoring the event. Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada is the largest and only all-Canadian wish granting charity dedicated to granting […]

Pride Cocktail Kickoff 2017

It’s the middle of summer, which means that we have just wrapped up another Pride Cocktail Kickoff at the Loden Hotel. This year, we were pleased to support the 6th annual fundraiser, which raised $45,000 for the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation! The event has been featured in the Vancouver Courier, learn more here. Thank you […]

CANFAR Dinner in the Vancouver Courier

We have been featured in the Vancouver Courier‘s Fred UnLEEshed column, with coverage about the amazing CANFAR Dinner we supported earlier this month. Thank you Vancouver Courier for featuring this wonderful event! Photo from the Vancouver Courier “While marveling of the city, ocean and mountain views from the panoramic roof top, business and community leaders, […]

Face the World Today Gala

Our GM Kevin Mazzone supported the inaugural Face The World Today Gala last week, which raised close to $1 million for a variety of charities. He has been featured among great company in a recent BCBusiness column by Paul Duchart. “Over 26 years, Face the World has raised more than $17 million, which has been […]

CampOUT UBC

At The Lazy Gourmet, we believe in supporting the community. An example was the recent Eighth Annual Evening in Support of CampOUT!, hosted by Alumni UBC and emceed by Fred Lee. This event raised a record $125,000 for the CampOUT! summer leadership program for Queer youth in B.C. View a snippet from the evening in this video […]

World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day is coming up on December 1st and we are proud to partner with the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation to support their fundraiser event tonight at the TELUS Garden. The Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation has been an organization we have been involved with for years and we are honoured to sponsor and cater […]

QMUNITY Stack the Rack

This year, we are thrilled to sponsor QMUNITY‘s Stack the Rack event on November 29. The gala event, celebrating its 6th year, will include wine tasting from some of the best wineries in B.C., delicious canapés to refresh your palette, a luxury live auction, an exclusive silent auction, and a raffle along with live musical […]

Life Commitment 2016

Life Commitment is an annual event held by the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation and we get involved every year. This year, we were proud to sponsor the Live Auction and attend the dinner. The event raised over $250,000 for the Foundation and was a huge success!

CLICK Dinner to Make a Difference

This week, we had the pleasure of attending the CLICK (Contributing to Lives of Inner City Kids) Dinner to Make  a Difference at Medina Cafe. CLICK is a community-based, non-profit foundation that was initiated to help inner city children and youth in Vancouver,British Columbia. Along with the other attendees, we helped to raise over $20,000 to […]