Fundraising EventsHeathcare

Manulife Heart & Stroke Ride for Heart hits the virtual road

Online event will raise critical funds for heart disease and stroke research TORONTO, ON–Heart & Stroke’s biggest single-day fundraiser hits the road this spring, the virtual road, and for the first time everyone across Canada can be the leader of the pack. No matter where you live or what kind …

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GivingTuesdayNow inspires Canadians to participate in global day of unity and generosity

OTTAWA, ON–As a part of a global initiative, the Rideau Hall Foundation (RHF) and CanadaHelps are asking all Canadians to show their generosity on Tuesday, May 5 during GivingTuesdayNow to aid in the response to the COVID-19 crisis. GivingTuesdayNow is designed to drive an influx of generosity in support of …

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Week-long In Concert Supports Food Banks Canada, Unison Benevolent Fund

Fundraiser goes towards COVID-19 Relief Efforts TORONTO, ON–ET Canada in partnership with the Canadian Country Music Association and the CCMA Foundation, are staging  Canada Together: In Concert, an unprecedented five-night broadcast event showcasing 20 of the biggest names in country music coming together in support of Canada’s COVID-19 relief efforts. …

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Fundraising Day Postponed to June 1, 2021

From AFP Greater Toronto: A message to  Fundraising Day 2020 partners: Thank you for your interest in and support of Fundraising Day 2020: The Fundraising Frontier. While we were excited to host another great conference and to partner with you, we have made the difficult decision to postpone this event …

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Ruckify launches T-shirt fundraiser to deliver Australia fire relief

OTTAWA, ON–Ruckify, the global peer-to-peer marketplace for all things rentals, has launched a t-shirt fundraising campaign to support those affected by the devastating Australian bushfires. The shirts, which will be available on a dedicated RuckifyStore, list a number of organisations people can donate to both during and after the fire …

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Canada Strong campaign begun to collect funds for Flight 752 victims

TORONTO, ON–Mohamad Fakih, President of Paramount Fine Foods and Founder of the Fakih Foundation, has launched a campaign to collect funds for the victims of Flight 752. Moved by this tragedy and wanting to pay tribute to the lives lost, many Canadians have been learning the names of the victims …

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Polar Bear Dippers ring in a new decade and bring clean water to communities in Rwanda

Courage Polar Bear Dip surpasses fundraising target of $120,000 for World Vision’s clean water projects MISSISSAUGA, ON–Thousands of excited spectators descended on Bronte Beach in Oakville today to cheer on the over 700 courageous dippers as they took the icy plunge into Lake Ontario and a new decade, with a …

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Spin4Kids Raises Over $900,000 for Kids with Special Needs GoodLife Kids Foundation

National fundraiser helps kids with autism and intellectual disabilities get physically active LONDON, ON–Fitness lovers at 105 locations across Canada got sweaty for a good cause at the 8th annual Spin4Kids. On November 16, almost 4,000 participants raised over $900,000 to support physical activity programs for kids with autism and …

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The Courage Brothers dip their way into the new decade, Polar Bear Dip style

Dippers will brave the frigid waters of Lake Ontario supporting World Vision water projects in Rwanda MISSISSAUGA, ON–The Courage Polar Bear Dip, the largest and the longest-running charity event of its kind in Canada, will take place on New Year’s Day in Oakville and will aim to raise over $120,000 …

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Over $2.2 Million Raised at Enbridge Gas for United Way to Strengthen Ontario Communities

TORONTO, ON–Enbridge Gas employees and retirees today reaffirmed their passionate support for the communities in which they live and work, by raising a total of $2,294,491 for United Ways across Ontario in 2019. “Our employees and retirees put their heart and soul into this year’s campaign to raise funds for …

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