Brighouse branch is hosting the Children’s Arts Festival from February 18 – 21. The library will be louder than usual from 9:00am – 3:00pm while the festival is taking place. Thank you for your patience during this exciting week.

Donors Honour Board


Cash and In-Kind Donations Received in 2018

Donations $20,000+

Friends of the Richmond Library

Donations $5,000 – $19,999

Ben & Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation; Decoda Literacy Solutions-Literacy Richmond; N & Z Futures Ltd. (Derek Dang & Dr. Margaret Yeung); Richmond Community Foundation

Donations $1,000 – $4,999

Alan Burns; Canadian Online Giving Foundation; Richmond Women’s Resources Centre; Royal Bank of Canada

Donations $500 – $999

Richmond Fitness & Wellness Association

Donations $300 – $499

Allsort Book Club; Cathy Gettel; Cindy McPherson; Susan Walters; Xue Yu

Donations $200 – $299

Anonymous (1); CanadaHelps.Org; Denise Hawthorne; Dr. Wendy Lai; G & F Financial Group; Linda McPhail; Robbin Greig; Robin Leung

Donations $100 – $199

Allison Joe; Anne & Jeff Bechard; Anonymous (1); CFUW Book Club; Mariners Book Club; Judith Tait; Mark Ellis; Municipal Pension Retirees’ Assocation; Provincial Employees Community Services Fund; Rana Heaven Book Club

Donations $50 – $99

Rachel Eaton; WorksafeBC

Donations UP TO $50

Anonymous (3); Amy Chan; CanadaHelps.org; Christiana Mi; Dan & Andy Isserow; Kehui Chen; Michael Twiss; Morgan Meloche; Sharon Doucelin; Ying Wang

Cash and In-Kind Donations Received in 2017

Donations $20,000 and up:

Friends of the Library

Donations $5,000 – $19,999:

N & Z Futures Ltd. (Derek Dang & Dr. Margaret Yeung); Ben & Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation

Donations $1,000 – $4,999:

Alan Burns

Donations $500 – $999:

Anonymous (1); NWN Private Giving Foundation; Diane Cousar

Donations $300 – $499:

Anonymous (1); Greg Buss; Susan Walters; Royal Bank of Canada

Donations $200 – $299:

CanadaHelps.Org; TELUS Community Affairs; United Way; Simon Tang; Ai Yuang Cheryl Xue; Robin Leung; Irene Wu; Susan Koch

Donations $100 – $199:

Library Bound Inc. (Heather Bindseil); WorkSafeBC; Chaslynn Gillanders; Jo Anne Clendenning; United Readers Book Club; Mariner’s Book Club; Seventh Heaven Book Club; Ya Ya Sisters Book Club; Richmond Glitterbugs Book Club; CFUW Richmond Afternoon Book Club; CFUW Richmond Evening Book Club

Donations $50 – $99:

Anonymous (1); Shu Hua Huang; Joan Eekman; Jin Tang; Sharon Doucelin

Donations up to $50:

Michael Twiss; Peter Yeung; VanCity (Kenneth Lee)

Cash and In-Kind Donations Received in 2016

Donations $20,000 and up:

Friends of the Library

Donations $5,000 – $19,999:

The Ben & Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation; Richmond Public Library Endowment Fund in the Richmond Community Foundation – Kronier & Sparrow Ltd; Vancouver Foundation; N & Z Futures Ltd.

Donations $1,000 – $4,999:

Alan Burns

Donations $500 – $999:

Anonymous (1)

Donations $300 – $499:

Anonymous(1); Greg Buss; Susan Walters

Donations $200 – $299:

United Way; Susan Koch; Simon Tang; Robbin Greig; CFUW Evening Book Club; CFUW Afternoon Book Club; Ancient Mariners Book Club; All Sorts Book Club

Donations $100 – $199:

Anonymous (1); WorkSafe BC; Robin Leung; Christiana Shum; Adil Arda Minocherhomjee; Tuesday with Women Book Club; Ironwood Evening Book Club; Mariner’s Village Book Club; Seventh Heaven Book Club; Friends of the Richmond Public Library; Ya Ya Sisters Book Club; Richmond Glitterbugs Book Club

Donations $50 – $99:

Traci Corr; Chaslynn Gillanders; Cindy McPherson; Sharon Doucelin

Donations up to $50:

Anonymous (4); Peter Yeung; Denis Deyneko; Kara Mintzberg and Josh Gibbons; Alexis Rothschild; Kin Lung Ho; Jin Song Guo; Rachel Eaton

Cash and In-Kind Donations Received in 2015

Donations $20,000 and up:

Friends of the Library

Donations $5,000 – $19,999:

The Ben and Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation; Richmond Public Library Endowment Fund in the Richmond Community Foundation – Kronier & Sparrow Ltd.; Vancouver Foundation

Donations $1,000 – $4,999:

Alan Burns;Jiumn-Ming Huang

Donations $200 – $999:

Anonymous; Greg Buss; Robbin Greig; Peter Kafka; Susan Koch; Robin Leung; Simon Tang; Susan Walters

Donations $100 – $199:

Allsorts Book Club; Amigas Book Club; CFUW Mystery Book Club; Kashmiro K. Chahal; Diane Cousar; Dewey’s Dames Book Club; Richard and Carolyn Hart; Ladies of the Green Book Club; Charlotte Lee; Cindy McPherson; Municipal Pension Retiree’s Association; Queen’s Gate Book Club; Richmond Glitterbugs Book Club; Seventh Heaven Book Club; United Way; WorkSafe BC; Ya Ya Sisters Book Club

Donations $50 – $99:

Boob Book Club; Traci Corr; Peter Yeung

Donations up to $49:

Darrell Basham; Sharon Doucelin; Kara Mintzberg & Josh Gibbons; Alexis Rothschild

Cash and In-Kind Donations Received in 2014

Donations $20,000 and up:

Friends of the Library

Donations $10,000 and $19,999:

Kronier & Sparrow Ltd.; National Bank Financial & Gary Wu Wealth Management

Donations $5,000 – $9,999:

The Ben and Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation

Donations $1,000 – $4,999:

Anonymous(2); Alan Burns; Jiumn-Ming Huang; Aparna Kurl

Donations $500 – $999:

Anonymous; Peter Kafka

Donations $300 – $499:

Greg Buss; Wei Ping Chen

Donations $200 – $299:

Anonymous; Robbin Greig; Susan Koch; Cindy McPherson; Starward Performance; Simon Tang; United Way; Susan Walters

Donations $100 – $199:

Allsorts Book Club; Anonymous; CFUW Afternoon Book Club; CFUW Richmond Evening Book Club; Diane Cousar; Finn Road Book Club; Friends of the Library Book Club; Cathy Gettel; Glitterbugs Book Club; Carolyn Hart; Ironwood Evening Book Club; Robin Leung; Lu Lu Belles Book Club; Mariner’s Village Book Club; Richmond Food Security Society; Richmond Kayaking Book Club; Ya Ya Sisters Book Club; Qiang Yin

Donations $50 – $99:

Trudy Harowitz; Richmond Karting & Rentals Ltd.; Deborah Turner; WorkSafeBC; Peter Yeung

Donations up to $49:

Mark Bostwick; Sharon Doucelin; Sczerkowsky Family; Temple Sholom Sisterhood

Cash and In-Kind Donations Received in 2013

Donations $20,000 and up:

Friends of the Library

Donations $5,000 – $19,999:

The Ben & Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation; Richmond Public Library Endowment Fund in the Richmond Community Foundation – Kronier & Sparrow Ltd.

Donations $1,000 – $4,999:

Alan Burns; Susan E. Lomness; Shoji Nishihata; Richmond Public Library Endowment Fund in the Richmond Community Foundation – Pat Watson; Julia A. Williams

Donations $500 – $999:

Anonymous (1); Diane Cousar; Weiping Chen

Donations $300 – $499:

Peter Kafka; Nelson Kwan; Cindy McPherson; NWM Private Giving Foundation – Cyndi & Max Mintzberg; Robert A. McMath Secondary School – UNSC Club; TELUS

Donations $200 – $299:

ABCPLD; Greg Buss; Robbin Greig; Susan L. Koch; Connie Lau; Simon Tang; Susan Walters

Donations $100 – $199:

Anonymous (1); Linda Barnes; Capilano Suspension Bridge Park; Dulce A. Cuenca; Thora J. Gislason; Michelle Johnson; Sanjiv Khangura; Siew Kiau; Municipal Pension Retirees’ Association; Elaine Peterson; Diana Tyler

Donations $50 – $99:

Ru Ying Ma; United Way

Donations up to $50:

Carole Abramson; Anonymous (4); Judith A. Bicep; Sharon Doucelin; Shayla Feldstein; Vivian Garfinkel; Bobbi Gutman; Henry Anderson Elementary School; Geng Huang; Zhihui Huang; H. Nadine Jones; Ann Kramer; Leah Levitt; Dianne J. Lewis; Betty Mintzberg; Andrew Ness; Qing Pan; Paula Rembach; Alexis Rothschild; Nazar Saeed; Ruth Singer; Francie Steen; Anita Stuart; United Way; Paula Verhoeven; Nancy Wizenberg; Judy Zack

Cash and In-Kind Donations Received in 2012

Donations $20,000 and up:

Friends of the Richmond Public Library

Donations $10,000 and up:

National Bank Financial Ltd.

Donations $1,000-$9,999:

The Ben & Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation; Alan Burns; S. Gandham; Pat Watson

Donations $100-$999:

Allsorts Book Club; Anonymous (2); Linda Barnes; BLUES Mothers Book Club; Greg Buss; Cadillac Fairview Corporation Ltd.; Finn Road Book Club; Robbin Greig; Sophie Jinfeng Guo; Rosalie Hon; Ironwood Afternoon Book Club; Ironwood Evening Book Club; Peter Kafka; Sanjiv Khangura; Susan Koch; Connie Lau; Cyndi & Max Mintzberg; Simon Tang; TELUS; Susan Walters; Ya Ya Sisters Book Club

Donations up to $99:

Rasika Aklujkar; Anonymous (2); Bernard Che; Sharon Cooper and Kenneth Sanders; Sharon Doucelin; Shani Maslovski; The Sisterhood of Temple Sholom, WRJ; Diane Sullivan

Cash and In-Kind Donations Received in 2011

Donations $1,000,000 and up:

Dr. and Mrs. Kwok-Chu Lee

Donations $10,000 and up:

Friends of the Richmond Public Library

Donations $1,000-$9,999:

The Ben & Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation; Alan Burns; Pat Watson;

Donations $100-$999:

Anonymous; Linda Barnes; Richard and Jeanne Bushey; Greg Buss; Bernard Che; Glitterbugs Book Club; Robbin Greig; Anil K. Gulati; Richard and Carolyn Hart; Ironwood Afternoon Book Club; Ladies of the Green Book Club; Connie Lau; Lu Lu Belles Book Club; Marilyn Meyer; Cyndi and Max Mintzberg; Municipal Pension Retirees Association; Richmond Women’s Resource Centre Association; Devra Faye Samson; Snacks Book Club; TELUS Corporation; Susan Walters; Ya Ya Sisters Book Club;

Donations up to $99:

Anonymous; Karuna Belani; Jerry and Estelle Bleet; Tami Bleet; Daiso Store Canada Ltd.; James Huang; Trevor and Dawn Hurwitz; Glen Kirkpatrick; Catherine Ko; Perry and Louise Mazzone; Richmond Go Kart Track; Alexis Rothschild; Peter Smolik; Christine Swanson; Amadou Toure; WorkSafeBC; Hanny Yang; Josh Yang.

Cash and In-Kind Donations Received in 2010

Donations $100,000 and up:

Richmond Chinese School Foundation

Donations $50,000 and up:

Friends of the Richmond Public Library

Donations $1,000 – $10,000:

The Ben & Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation; John Yat-Wah Lee; Scotiabank; Pat Watson

Donations $100 – $800:

Art Alafriz; Allsorts Book Club; Anonymous; William Ban; Linda Barnes; Jeanne and Richard Bushey; Greg Buss; CFUW Richmond Evening Book Club; Andy Chan; Bernard Che; Kelly Davis; Jose Maria Delgado Enage; Mabel Esteban; Jose Flores; GG Francisco; Dennis and Neva Goquingco; Anil Kumar Gulati; Robbin Greig; Irene Ho; Jen Hung; Ironwood Evening Book Club; Beryl Jeffrey; Peter Kafka; Lulu Katigbak; Connie Lau; Cyndi and Max Mintzberg; Angela O. Nevada; Anonymous; Antonion Pena; Emmanuel Raguin; Lorina Serafico; Koon Hong Siu; Simon Tang; TELUS Corporation; Jose Sevilla Varona; Valerie Wagar; Ya Ya Sisters Book Club

Donations up to $99:

Zenaida Albino; Evelyn Amurad; Anonymous; Holly Armstrong; Vicky Au-Yeung; Cenen Bagon; Hardeep Bains; Emperatriz Banting; Esperanza Banting; Rally Catherine Bernardo; Winnie Joy Bernardo; Mark Bostwick and Linda Hilts; Estela Buntan; Jayson Burden; Cindy Burgoyne; Cecille Carpio; Meena Caui; Mike Chien; Magdalene Chung; Chester Co; Julia Coe; Sandy Costimiuk; Cynthia Cruz; Josefina
Cueto; Arailli ce Vera; Patrick De Vera; Christina Dionisp; Miguel Echevarria; Christine Elum; Priscilla Estrada; Delly Fairbrother; Susie Fisher; Rey Fontaleza; Sonny Francisco; Ashley Frasca; Pauline Gamboa; Manjinder Garcha; Sharon Gargaro; Gheeta; Laura Ho; Xinhua Hu; Harold Hung; Magdalene Hwang; Anna Imperial; Carlos Imperial; Rosaline May Imperial; Chris Ip; Patrick Ip; Marvie Jayme; Marvie and Jose Jayme; Emma Jusay; Tirth Kular; David Lai; Ron Lakhan; Yvette Larsen; Trieu Nang Lieu; Cecilia Lim; Ben Magcalas; Marianne Mamaril; Kan
Kar Man; Victoria Marasigan; Khysen Marasigan; Colin Mathews; Ishmael Mayuga; Nora McCallum; Cynthia Mendoza; Maria Mendoza; Estelita Miller; Diane Moncur; Rene Montano; Monina Montecillo; Norender Nagra; Natasha; Eric Ng; Lily Nguyen; Albert Oh; Edwin Parcero; Bert Parungao; Albert Pastoral; Maria Pastoral; Rosa Piezas; Satish Prasad; Elisa Lee Qua; Wilfredo Rances; Ann Rees; Lani Santiago; Winston Sayson; Benny and Gail Sczerkowsky; Rajinder Sehmby; Sisterhood of Temple Shalom; Andy Stashuk; Debbie Steinwandt; Eleanor Tan; Rochelle Tan; Zehra Tejani; Edward Teodono; Edmond To; Alberto Tuiza; Cora Tuiza; Vincent Uy; Joselito Valencia; Carmelita and Harri Weichert; Westwind Elementary School, Parent Advisory Council; Natasha Whitty; Renee Wiebe; Floserpina