Category: charity

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To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the original series of Star Trek, TIFF endeavored to boldly go where no charity gala has gone before with their massive annual fundraiser: BOOMBOX. On Thursday October 27, we had the pleasure of experiencing TIFF Bell Lightbox’s transformation into a multi-level barrage of Star Trek inspired sci-fi extravaganza.

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From Oct 21-23rd, participants got together for Capital One Canada’s first ever “Gift the Code” Hackathon which took place at Brainstation on King and Spadina. The event consisted of 141 developers, designers and UI/UX artists taking time out of their own lives to help 6 local charities.

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Fête Chinoise was created to bridge the gap between traditional customs and the modern way of celebration. In its second year, Fête Chinoise has already become a prominent event in the wedding and event planning community. According to Jimmy Yu, a committee member, it’s a “museum-like experience showcasing the traditions and celebrations of the overlooked culture of the modern Chinese”. Presented against the luxurious backdrop of the Shangri-La Hotel, Fête Chinoise highlights the rich and vibrant celebrations of the modern…

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On Saturday November 5th, the Mon Sheong Foundation marked its 25th Annual Cathay Ball enriching its guests and patrons with the charity and culture of their past endeavours in this year’s Peony Masquerade Ball. The Cathay Ball was a night of elegance through the portrayal of cultural performances and astonishing ambiance depicted in its portrayal of the foundation’s culture and history. Special guests at this sold out event included Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, Hon. Elizabeth Dowdeswell and former Senator of…

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Loud music? Check. Food? Check. Complimentary drinks served by your favourite basketball players? Check. Wait, what?

Last night on November 7, 2016, the Toronto Raptors hosted its third annual Raps City Social, where the team joined fans for a night of fun at the Real Sports Bar & Grill by the Air Canada Centre.

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What’s on the Table is not just another food event. It is a gourmet food gala organized by The Stop Community Food Centre, a non-profit organization whose goal is to provide access to healthy food for all and community building.. The event is in its 12th year and it was held on November 2nd, 2016 at the Daniels Spectrum.

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