Join Us for Geri’s Graduation!!


When: Thursday September 27th, 2018 from 6:30 – 10:30 pm

Where? Stephano’s Restuarant – 315 Columbia Street, New Westminster

Tickets are $40 each for dinner.  Donations to her gift are gratefully accepted.  To purchase tickets and donate, e-transfer to  Please specify your name and the number of tickets you wish to purchase in the notes section. Set password to: Geri.

If you cannot attend, but still wish to send words and/or send $$ towards a gift, please e-transfer using the address above.


Gift donation ($15, 25, 50, 100…) :  We are hoping to establish the Geri Paterson Award at Douglas College.  We are needing to have a minimum starting amount of $3000 to establish this award.  If we are unable to achieve this amount, we will gift the money  we have raised towards Geri’s travel fund.

We will be compiling a book of words for Geri.  Please see the attachment that is a way you can share words or a story you have about Geri that you’d like to share.  Please also email these to 

Link to the words Gerri card in Word pdf FILLABLE

If you would like to be included on the list of speakers, please let us know using the above email address.

We ask that you spread this far and wide.  Geri has had a major impact on many people at Douglas College and the Therapeutic Recreation field across BC and Canada.  We hope that you can join us to celebrate her incredible accomplishments!

Any additional questions please email Janice at or Tricia at