Registration - Consultant Lobbyist
Praxis Spinal Cord Institute / Kimanda Jarzebiak, Consultant Lobbyist
Lobbyist name: Kimanda Jarzebiak, Consultant Lobbyist
Initial registration start date: 2020-04-09
Registration status: Active
Projected end date: No date provided
Registration number: 1583-2442
Version 9 of 9 (2022-04-13 to present)
Details Regarding the Identified Subject Matter
|Will the consultant lobbyist be arranging meetings between a public office holder and the client for the purpose of attempting to influence any of the matters listed:||Yes|
BC Ministries/Provincial Entities
- Advanced Education and Skills Training
- Jobs, Economic Recovery and Innovation
- Member(s) of the BC Legislative Assembly
- Office of the Premier
- Parliamentary Secretary for Accessibility
- Parliamentary Secretary for Technology and Innovation
- Social Development and Poverty Reduction
- Payment to the consultant lobbyist by the client, in whole or in part, is not contingent on the outcome of this lobbying activity.
- Payment to the consultant lobbyist by the client, in whole or in part, is not contingent on the success in arranging a meeting with public office holders on behalf of the client.
Client Contact Information
Praxis Spinal Cord Institute
6400-818 W. 10th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9
Description of Business Activities
The Praxis Spinal Cord Institute is a Canadian-based not-for-profit organization committed to reducing the incidence and severity of paralysis and secondary health complications after spinal cord injury. Praxis accelerates the translation of discoveries and best practices into improved treatments and quality of life for people with SCI. Praxis works in four core program areas: (1) Cure - focuses on the generation of knowledge and the establishment of treatments that will ultimately result in a cure for paralysis after SCI. (2) Care - focuses on achieving evidence-based equitable and optimal care for Canadians sustaining a spinal cord injury. (3) Consumer Engagement - focuses on involving more individuals with SCI in research. (4) Commercialization - focuses on facilitating the development of innovative therapeutics, medical devices, diagnostics and health-IT related technologies with direct application to SCI towards commercialization.
Contributors to the Lobbying Activity
No person or organization contributed over $1000CDN, within the preceding 12 months, toward the lobbying activity on behalf of the organization that has a direct interest in the outcome of the lobbying activity.
Government Funding in the Last 12 Months
Requested Government Funding
|Funding Request made to:||Funding Requested||Date Requested|
Received Government Funding
|Source of Government Funding||Funding Received||Date/Period Received|
|Government of Canada - Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD)||$2,107,478.00||2021-06-22|
|Provincial Health Services Authority||$1,100,000.00||2021-06-16|
|Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD)||$2,582,522.00||2021-11-30|
Coalition Members Information
Praxis Spinal Cord Institute is not a coalition member.
Affiliates with a Direct Interest in the Outcome
Praxis Spinal Cord Institute does not have any affiliates that could have a direct interest in the outcome of the lobbying activities
Other Persons or Organizations with Direct Interests
The activities of Praxis Spinal Cord Institute are not controlled or directed by another person or organization with a direct interest in the outcome of this undertaking.
Kimanda Jarzebiak | Has not held any “former public office holder” positions in BC, as defined in the Lobbyists Transparency Act
203-1110 Government St
Victoria, BC V8W 1Y2
Fax number: noFax
Relevant Codes of Conduct
The consultant lobbyist does not have in place an undertaking to comply with any relevant codes of conduct.
|Consultant has lobbied, or plans to lobby a member of the Legislative Assembly, including a Minister or Premier, on behalf of this client, on or after 2020-09-21:||Yes|
Gifts or Benefits Provided to Public Officer HoldersNo gifts or benefits were provided to public office holders
Individuals Hired or Subcontracted to Lobbying on behalf of the Client
- Danielle Bourgeois
Consultant Lobbyist Firm and Address
Firm: Ascent Public Affairs
203-1110 Government St
Victoria, BC V8W 1Y2
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