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Tag Archive for Charities

Night to Nurture Gala February 2020

The Night to Nurture Gala celebrated their 41th anniversary this year at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre with over 3500 hundred guests attended for a dinner and finished the night whit a live concert. This year the gala was hosted by Howie Mandel and Arkells preformed.in concert. The Night to Nurture Gala the grocery and…

City MOGULS Party November 2019

The City MOGULS Runway Show celebrated Toronto’s most innovative and newsworthy entrepreneurs and influencers in an unforgettable fashion show for charity. Showcasing the achievements of MOGULS in their community, City MOGULS provides a platform for like-minded individuals to give back and get involved in Canadian charities. The annual event attracted young professionals from all different industries including…

City MOGULS Fashion Show November 2019

The City MOGULS Runway Show celebrated Toronto’s most innovative and newsworthy entrepreneurs and influencers in an unforgettable fashion show for charity. Showcasing the achievements of MOGULS in their community, City MOGULS provides a platform for like-minded individuals to give back and get involved in Canadian charities. The annual event attracted young professionals from all different industries including…

Eat to the Beat October 2019

Eat to the Beat is a mecca for urban foodies who come to experience the best Ontario’s culinary scene has to offer. It’s the only event in Canada that exclusively features the talent of 60 female chefs – women supporting women through the challenges that come with a breast cancer diagnosis. This year marks Eat to…

Eva’s Taste Matters November 2019

Eva’s Taste Matters at the Atrium in Queen Richmond Centre was a celebration of Toronto’s finest food and beverages, Eva’s Taste Matters, presented by TD and held in honour of World Food Day helot young people experiencing homelessness access better nutrition. Hosted by Top Chef Brad Long in support of Eva’s Initiatives for Homeless Youth,…

St Lawrence Markets Evening at the Market November 2019

St. Lawrence Markets Evening at the Market was back for another night of food, drink and entertainment in the historic St. Lawrence Market! Thursday, November 14, 2019 guests were treated to a culinary adventure featuring the unique food dishes of South Market merchants, drinks, fun and a few special surprises. Tickets included all food and…

Food for Action Nightcap October 2019

George Brown College Centre for Hospitality and Culinary Arts hosted Food for Action Nightcap for Foodies and do-gooders joined together for a nightcap in support of Action Against Hunger. Served up complimentary nibbles, drinks, and fun at George Brown’s Culinary School. George Brown                      Facebook . …

Cashmere Collection September 2019

White Cashmere Collection fashion show was held at The Globe and Mail Centre for the first time in support of the breast cancer cause. This year’s designs were (made out of luxurious Cashmere Bathroom Tissue!) were created by 16 students from across the country and walked the runway in front of a live panel of…

Boobyball October 2019

Boobyball was back again at REBEL Nightclub and this year. Complimentary food and drinks were served all night partygoers played dress up to the theme, interactive experiences, live performances, and more! Boobyball presented what shimmers and shines in the deep blue night? Guests Plunge into an exotic underworld where the mythical and fantastical came to…

Art With Heart October 2019

Art With Heart the art auction for Casey House, Ontario’s HIV/AIDS hospital was again at the AGO and they have raised over $750,000 for innovative HIV/AIDS hospital Casey House is a specialty HIV hospital that provides holistic, expert clinical care; Canada’s first and only stand-alone hospital for people living with HIV/AIDS. Casey House is still one of…

The Toronto Biennial of Art Preview Party September 2019

The Toronto Biennial of Art, a new international contemporary visual arts event as culturally connected and diverse as the city itself. From September 21 to December 1, Toronto and surrounding areas transformed by exhibitions, talks, and performances that reflect local context while engaging with the most pressing issues of our time. In an effort to…

Homecoming September 2019

First annual Homecoming was presented by Cystic Fibrosis Canada. Invited Shinerama participants past and present to relive their undergrad glory years help celebrated the 55th anniversary of Canada’s largest post-secondary fundraiser. Relive frosh week all over again with fast friends, all the best comfort food, your favourite drinks and even a heated game of beer…

TIFF WIFT September 2019

WIFT-T’ was held at the CBC in September, WIFT is a popular networking event held during TIFF that brings together the community members, partners, visiting filmmakers and special guests for a special catered event honoring the contributions of Canadian women in the Television, Film and entertainment industry. WIFT         TIFF    …

Waterfront Awards July 2019

The 2nd annual Waterfront Awards presented by Waterfront Magazine, celebrating outstanding women in the Toronto community, took place on July 19th 2019 at the Globe and Mail Centre. Guests gathered on the 17th floor before the awards ceremony to see the amazing talent lineup, including live painting by Angela Kim, live drawing from caricaturist Jennifer,…

Power Ball 21 June 2019

The 21st annual Powerball took place at the Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery on June 6th 2019. Entitled Powerball: 21 Club, the Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery held their most sought out event of the year in collaboration with Holt Renfrew. The art gallery was transformed into a bustling party with interactive art exhibits to…

SMASH Nourish June 2019

SMASH: Nourish was a night of bold artwork, delicious cuisine, refreshing drinks, and invigorating experiences. Art directed by RBC Senior Curator Corrie Jackson and hosted by the Gardiner Museum Young Patron Circle, SMASH: Nourish brought together leading Canadian contemporary artists for a vibrant party dripping with creativity. This event sells out every year so get…

Toronto Taste June 2019

Toronto Taste 2019 was a magical event from start to finish. Upon entering the beautiful Evergreen Brick Works, guests were greeted by jugglers on stilts, acrobats, aerialists, and other carnival performers as the scent of over fifty different food and beverage stations awaited them. From mouth-watering fried chicken, to vegan flatbread with chickpeas, and foie…

All-Star Gala June 2019

This year the Gala took place at the Toronto Event Centre on Friday, June 21st and will again brought together an assortment of professional athletes and personalities from hockey and other sports. All net proceeds go to Dr. Seeds research project on congenital heart disease at the Hospital for Sick Children and the event promises to…

Best of Italy May 2019

The “Best of Italy” Wine Tasting Event took place on Monday, May 27th at the Liberty Grand Entertainment and was Presented by in partnership between Gambero Rosso and Liberty Entertainment Group, this event showcased wine that has been presented the esteemed Tre Bicchieri (“Three Glasses”) award from a panel of independent experts, making these some…

Testimonial Dinner and Awards April 2019

This year PPF Awards was held at Metro Toronto Convention Centre hosted by Lisa LaFlamme of CTV News and honoured Rona Ambrose, Alan Bernstein, George Cope, Pierre-Marc Johnson and Farah Mohamed. PPF Awards also recognized emerging leader Maayan Ziv and the winner of the Hyman Solomon Award for Public Policy Journalism, Karyn Pugliese. Read more…

Angels Catwalk Sick Kids April 2019

The 6th annual Angels Catwalk for SickKids, was an evening of VIP experiences, held onece again at the Steam Whistle Brewing Thursday, April 4th. Over the past five years, the Angels Catwalk for SickKids event has raised over 1.1 million dollars. This premier red-carpet event once again featured some of the hottest fashions to walk…

Starlight Gala March 2019

Starlight Gala the 24rd Annual Starlight Children’s Foundation Gala. The black-tie gala is the largest annual fundraiser that provides much-needed support for vital programming provided by Starlight Children’s Foundation. This event has risen over $6.5 million to date, in support of Starlight’s work, as a result of the tremendous philanthropic spirit and generosity of sponsorships,…

SNAP March 2019

SNAP was held this year at Arcadian Court Thursday, March 21st. SNAP is one of ACT’s two annual fundraising events. A photographic fundraiser featuring a Live and Silent Art Auction, and a photo competition. Over the past fifteen years, SNAP has provided patrons with an opportunity to support ACT’s programs and services, increase their awareness…

Black Diamond Ball February 2019

Toronto’s fourth annual TD Black Diamond Ball was held at the luxurious Fairmont Royal York Hotel and filled with entertainers, business leaders, and community members for a night of unforgettable music, dance and food by today’s hottest local and international talents. This black-tie affair is part of TD Bank’s annual Black History Month series of…

The Artist Project February 2019

The Artist Project held again at the CNE`s Better Living Centre from February 2oth to 23rd it is a contemporary art fair is in its 12th year, and curates diverse works from over 300 national artists.. 300+ amazing artists to discover and buy works from. Attending The Artist Project opening night party to celebrate the talent…

Women in Governance Gala February 2019

The first Women in Governance’s annual recognition gala in Toronto was held at the Ritz-Carlton on February 20th honouring 31 major organizations that have received Parity Certification (from bronze to platinum). Katie Taylor, Chair of the Board of RBC and Jacques Goulet, President of Sun Life Financial Canada will be co-chaired this prestigious gala that…

Night to Nurture Gala February 2019

The Night to Nurture Gala celebrated their 40th anniversary this year at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre with over 3500 hundred guests attended for a dinner and finished the night whit a live concert. This year The Barenaked Ladies were first up and preforming for almost an hour of their greatest hits before Bryan Adams finished the…

Motionball Gala February 2019

The Motion Ball was held again at the Liberty Grand this year, motionball is a not-for-profit organization that builds awareness and raises funds for the Special Olympics Canada Foundation (SOCF), targeting a “next generation” of supporters Toronto’s Largest Young Professionals Charity Gala The 18th annual motionball Toronto Gala #motionballgala has become a must-attend event for…

Nourishhope November 2018

Nourishhope a special evening supporting international justice mission was at the Grand Salon on 20 Toronto Street, The evening was hosted by Personality Karen Johnson with a reception followed by a dinner program from Chef Damian Harrington of the award winning “Foodies on Foot” (founded by Steven Hellmann) created a multi course menu with wine…

It’s Always Something December 2018

“It’s Always Something” Annual Variety Show at the Carlu was in December.5th. There was a cocktail reception before the dinner. Host RON JAMES along with Holly Cole, Elvira Kurt, Tim Hicks, Theo Tams entertained the audience after dinner with a night filled with stand up comedy, dancers and live music Canada’s #1 Variety Show, “It’s Always…

City Moguls Party November 2018

City MOGULS annual party that featured Toronto’s most innovative and newsworthy entrepreneurs and influencers in an unforgettable fashion show for charity. Showcasing the achievements of MOGULS in our community, City MOGULS provides a platform for young, like-minded individuals to give back and get involved in Canadian charities. The annual event attracts young professionals from all…

City Moguls Fashion Show November 2018

City MOGULS annual party that featured Toronto’s most innovative and newsworthy entrepreneurs and influencers in an unforgettable fashion show for charity. Showcasing the achievements of MOGULS in our community, City MOGULS provides a platform for young, like-minded individuals to give back and get involved in Canadian charities. The annual event attracts young professionals from all different industries…

Top Ten Event November 2018

Top Ten Event was held this year at the John Bassett Theatre in the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Stuart Knight the founder hosted the speaking event featuring ten accomplished people with ten minutes each that took everyone on a journey that left the audience wanting more. Sometimes shocking, always uplifting and never disappointed, these speakers…

Variety Gala November 2018

Variety Gala at Toronto Reference Library was an exciting evening of laughter, creativity and joy as they celebrated 70 years of helping children with a disability achieve their dreams, acquire confidence and take on the world. If all that wasn’t enough, a fully stocked Silent Auction, 50/50 draw, incredible Live Auction items and more! A cocktail style evening included a…

Mayor’s Evening for the Arts November 2018

Mayor’s Evening for the Arts
held in November at the historic Royal York Hotel, A gala in support of Arts in the Parks, the biggest, most inclusive arts initiative that Toronto has ever seen, bringing over 300 professional theatre, dance, music events and workshops to every corner of the city, The gala included a dinner, cocktail…

TIFF DOC Party September 2018

TIFF DOC Documentary Organization of Canada Party at the Design Exchange. The Documentary Organization of Canada (DOC) is the collective voice of independent documentary makers across Canada. DOC is the premier organization for Canadian documentary advocacy, analyzing policy, conducting insightful research and speaking up at all levels of government to help Canadian documentary flourish. DOC…

TIFF Artists for Peace and Justice September 2018

Windsor’s Arms held this years Artists for Peace and Justice annual TIFF-gala. The annual gathering in support of Artists for Peace and Justice (APJ) has been a philanthropic staple during the Toronto International Film Festival for the past decade. And while other fundraisers have come and gone, this one has thrived, raising impressive $1.4-million dollars…

Fight To End Cancer May 2018

Presented by Landscape Plus Ltd. and Combustion Training, the yearlong fundraising efforts of the Fight To End Cancer are celebrated each year in an event like no other. Featuring a new group of white-collar men and women, with no prior boxing experience, Fight To End Cancer’s annual black tie gala concluded months of their intense…