Friday, December 15, 2017

The Day of the Homeless – Toronto Charity for the Homeless Man

Media Advisory for The Day of the Homeless in Toronto.

The Day of the Homeless

Media Advisory for The Day of the Homeless.

The James Fund neuroblastoma Retreat – A Beautiful Noise – W-Five

W-Five recently aired a heartbreakingly beautiful documentary on James Birrell, a little boy who left a very big legacy. James died of neuroblastoma, a deadly form of childhood cancer in 2001. He was just 8 years old and had been fighting cancer since he was 3. James made it his mission to fight the neuroblastoma […]

The James Fund neuroblastoma Retreat – A Beautiful Noise – Peter Zezel and the fight against neuroblastoma

Peter Zezel A popular hockey player who played for a variety of teams, including the Philadelphia Flyers and the Toronto Maple Leafs, Peter Zezel was devoted to his family. Peter Zezel lost his battle with a blood disorder on May 26. He was 44. Zezel had stayed active in the community, donating considerable time to […]

The James Fund neuroblastoma Retreat – A Beautiful Noise – James Fund Neuroblastoma Family Retreat 2009

The James Fund is a leading fund fighting neuroblastoma, one of the deadliest childhood cancers. Its Honourary Patron is Hollywood actor Tom Hanks. The James Fund’s work with neuroblastoma families has made them increasingly aware for the need these families have to come together as they ride the roller coaster of this terrible disease. The […]

The James Fund neuroblastoma Retreat – A Beautiful Noise

 The following reflections are by Faye Whyte, the mother of a neuroblastoma child. Faye’s family was part of the recent James Fund retreat held at Camp Ooch.   Some of us find beauty in sound, and some in the absence of sound. Life these days seems so full of noise that a quiet place can […]

ET’s Rick Campanelli Gives Back

ET’s Rick Campanelli There are some celebrities who truly embrace the spirit of giving back. ET’s Rick Campanelli and Triumph’s Rik Emmett and Dave Dunlop are three such men. Emmett, who is one of the original Triumph members and Dunlop, a more recent addition to Triumph, played the Kerr Street Celebration in Oakville last week […]

Vote out poverty / Make Poverty History

Media Advisory – Attention Arts/Entertainment Editor, Assignment Editor, City Editor, Lifestyle Editor, News Editor Canadian Stars, Ontarians Gather to VOTE OUT POVERTY TORONTO, September 28 — With a keynote address by Stephen Lewis, hosted by Mary Walsh, and featuring performances from such Canadian treasures as Susan Aglukark, Blackie and The Rodeo Kings, The Hidden Cameras […]

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