Gathering a ‘bloomin’ great cause’ at Delta barn

DELTA — Tamara Vrooman, president and CEO of Vancity, is the keynote speaker at this year’s Project Bloom event, which raises money toward an endowment fund for women to attend Kwantlen Polytechnic University.

The morning/afternoon event will be held at Harris Barn in Ladner on Friday, March 6, with CTV’s Keri Adams as emcee.

In celebration of International Women’s Day, Project Bloom promises "great food, phenomenal coffee, engaging conversation and inspirational stories — all for a bloomin’ great cause."

The event’s goal is to "foster partnership, strategic networking and purposeful fundraising efforts that will help women grow their cohort of powerful resources and support."

Tickets are $125; call 604-599-2010 or visit Kpu.ca/foundation/project-bloom.