Social Causes

Mitch has always been actively involved in the communities in which he lives and is a firm believer in giving back, however he can. He is involved in numerous charities, some of which are very close to his heart.

Since his father Don was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, Mitch has been working to raise funds for the Parkinson Society of British Columbia and their search for a cure and making the lives of those who live with it more comfortable and easier to manage.

He also plays in a number of annual charity golf tournaments, including the Canucks for Kids Fund, and the Challenger Celebrity Golf Classic, which provides support for physically and mentally challenged youth throughout BC.

Mitch hosts a yearly Christmas event to collect funds, toys and food for charities in the Metro Vancouver area.

Mitch was recently asked to sit on the Board of Directors for the Korey Stringer Institute endorsed by the NFL which works tirelessly to preventexertional heat stroke. He is extremly proud of this honor.