Stories from our
Lose the Booze™ Community



Participant Spotlight: Karissa Milbury

Wednesday, January 24th

Karissa Milbury is ready to say goodbye to wine, beer and whisky next month.

A PhD candidate at the BC Cancer Agency Research Centre, the geneticist works with yeast DNA on a daily basis...

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Participant Spotlight: David DeNeire

Thursday, January 25th

With one in three British Columbians expected to hear the words “you have cancer” in their life, the power of fundraising is not lost on David DeNeire...

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Participant Spotlight: Kjelsi Hamilton

Monday, February 5th

Kjelsi Hamilton is celebrating a milestone, but don’t expect to hear any champagne popping or glasses clinking.

The Nanaimo resident is marking her 30th year since being diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia by giving up alcohol for the month of February...

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Participant Spotlight: Rhonda and Kevin Brett

Tuesday, February 6th

Rhonda and Kevin Brett are saying farewell to alcohol for the month of February in hopes of fundraising for a cause that has directly impacted their family numerous times...

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Participant Spotlight: Caroline Ivens and Adam Seider

Wednesday, February 7th

Cancer has hit close to home for Caroline Ivens and boyfriend Adam Seider, and the Kelowna residents are looking to make a difference for others facing the same reality...

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