Donations in memory of Peter Drake

Peter Drake, long a member of the Conservancy, Board member, and Chairman until April this year, passed away peacefully at his home on June 7th, 2012.

Peter will be greatly missed by us all at the Conservancy. His hard work and leadership have been invaluable for many years.

The photo of Peter on this page show him working during the establishment of Quarry Park.

How to make a donation

You can make a donation in memory of Peter in three ways:

  • By sending an e-transfer to ““. Let us know that you’re sending the transfer by sending an email message to “
  • Through the CanadaHelps website, with your credit card, PayPal, or Interac. Select the button labelled “Yes, as a gift in memory of“, follow the instructions, and then click on the “Continue” button to complete the donation (you don’t have to set up an account with CanadaHelps to make your donation this way).
  • At the Bowen Island branch of the First Credit Union, with a cheque payable to the Bowen Island Conservancy, Peter Drake Fund (you do not have to be a credit union member to make a donation this way).

We greatly appreciate the kindness of Peter’s family in selecting the Conservancy for donations.