Plane Pull for Sight 2019 - Plane Pull for Sight 2019


What an amazing day! On behalf of all of us at Orbis, THANK YOU for participating in the 2019 PLANE PULL FOR SIGHT VANCOUVER! Regardless of the rain and clouds, it turned out to be an incredible event and we're so glad you could join us.

We’re so grateful to all our team captains, team members, volunteers, donors and friends and family who supported this year’s event – we couldn’t have done it without you. With all your hard work, enthusiasm and generosity, the 2019 Vancouver Plane Pull raised an record breaking $94,000.00 - the most raised in the history of our Vancouver event!

A special thank-you and congratulations goes out to our top fundraisers who really pulled out all the stops to make their fundraising count:

1. Louise Yeoh - $2,880.00
2. Harvie Buitelaar - $935.50
3. Teresa Yong - $605.00

1. Hatch Aviation – Positive Change - $12,887.70
2. Team RBC S Vancouver - $7,972.00
3. Vancouver Diamond Lions Club - $4,237.00

A huge congrats goes also out to our fastest pulling team of the day, Overdrive Athletic Club! This team pulled the 60-tonne FedEx 757 cargo plane in a super speedy time of 10.36 seconds!

The event might be over, but the Plane Pull for Sight website is still open for last-minute donations. If you have any outstanding cash or cheque donations, please send them to Emily Harper at Orbis Canada, 375-340 College St, Toronto, ON M5T 3A9. Be sure to include your name and team name, as well as the name and full contact details for any of your donors who wish to receive a tax receipt.

Don’t forget to check out all the great pics of the event, as well as some shots of you and your team in the 2019 Plane Pull for Sight Vancouver photo gallery on the Orbis Canada Facebook page.

Once again, thanks for your support of the 2019 Plane Pull for Sight Vancouver - we look forward to seeing you and your team again next year!