Tag Archives: all for a great cause

April 09

The Organ Project Gala, March 29, 2018

By: Sorin Sim Photography by: Sorin Sim & Shahryar Rafiei The 2018 Project Organ Gala was a huge success with unbelievable entertainment, inspiring speakers and great friends made for a memorable evening. Helping end the wait for organ transplants, the hashtag #endthewait is helping bring awareness to this great cause and save lives. The Organ […]

March 21

CASTELLI ART SPACE presents CHASE “INTO LIGHT AND SPACE”

By: Bkonthescene   CHASE’s street art has added life and color to walls across the entire city for over two decades. On March 31st, he’s premiering a new solo show at Castelli Art Space, bringing his work indoors for a rare gallery exhibit, and for the first time ever, lighting it up, focusing on large-scale pieces inspired […]

November 26

The 10th annual Chief of Police Gala – THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2017 – Beanfield Center

By Kimberly Samnang The Chief’s Gala is an annual event hosted by Chief Mark Saunders in support of Victim Services Toronto. It is a celebration that highlights a highly valued and respected volunteer organization that is essential not only to victims, but also to police officers at the scene of crimes and sudden tragedies. The […]

October 15

Boobyball celebrated its Sweet 16@Rebel-Fri.,October 13‬th,2017

By Kimberly Samnang and BK on the SCENE Torontonians invited to ‘Get Physical’ in support of Rethink Breast Cancer Toronto’s biggest soiree invited guests to shake, strut and shimmy to the beat in support of Rethink Breast Cancer at the 16th annual Boobyball fundraiser ‪on Friday, October 13‬ ‪at‬ ‪8 p.m.‬ at REBEL (‪11 Polson […]

June 09

Eva’s Initiatives@Evergreen Brickworks-Wed.,June 7th,2017

Eva’s Initiatives event was held at Evergreen Brick Works and the hosts for the evening were Designers and television personalities Colin Lewis McAllister and Justin Patrick Ryan. It was a fun night with signature libations, exquisite food and a home decor fans delight. Home for Life, Toronto’s most meaningful home-themed marketplace and auction in support […]

May 31

The 2017 Parachute Gala @Rebel-Wed.,May 31st, 2017.

Photography By Sari Colt They rolled out the “Green Caroet” for The 2017 Parachute Gala which was  held at Rebel in Toronto on May 31st, 2017. The Parachute Board of Directors, members of the medical community, celebrities, community leaders, and entertainers joined together to raise awareness and funds for one important cause. Parachute awarded both His […]

May 14

Laughter is the Best Medicine III Gala @The Beanfield Centre – Sat., May 13th, 2017

Comedy Central held its Laughter is the Best Medicine III Gala on Saturday, May 13th, 2017 in support of one of North America’s leading community teaching hospitals; Michael Garron Hospital (MGH), formerly Toronto East General Hospital. Will Arnett hosted this star-studded red carpet event that saw 1200 guests pack the Beanfield Centre (formerly the Automotive […]

May 07

VOICES that CARE-to benefit ROOM 217@Glen Gould Studio-Fri.,May 5th, 2017

The who’s who were on hand to support a great cause last Friday. Performing at the Glen Gould Studio were: Matt Andersen , Murray McLauchlan , Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy , Travis Knights, Ben Heppner, Albert Schultz and Margaret Atwood Voices that Care is a benefit concert for the Room 217 Foundation. Room 217 […]

May 03

The 16th Annual Scrubs In The City@Evergreen Brick Works-Thurs.,June 1st,2017

It’s the annual Scrubs in the City fundraising event on Thursday, June 1 and it’s hard to believe a year has gone by! This year is the 16th year and the theme is Marrakech. We’ll bring all the wonders and delights of Morocco to life, with fashion, food, décor and entertainment. Plus, it’s all for […]

April 30

The 8th Annual International Pub Night@Daniel Spectrum-Fri.,April 28th, 2017

International Pub Night, now in it’s 8th year, is an annual fundraising event benefiting the Multi-Organ Transplant Program at Toronto General Hospital, a member of the University Health Network. This year’s event was hosted by award-winning comedian, writer and star of Kim’s Convenience – Paul Sun-Hyung Lee. The evening featured: premium beer & cider tastings, […]

April 27

The 6th Annual Waterkeeper Gala@The CBC-Thurs.,April 20th,2017

It was titled”PROTECTING A SWIMMABLE, DRINKABLE, FISHABLE FUTURE FOR EVERYONE.” The Lake Ontario Waterkeeper/Swim Drink Fish Canada is an independent Canadian charity working for a day when every person in our watershed can safely touch the water, when the water is pure enough to drink, and when the lake is clean and wild enough that […]

November 24

The 4th Annual Suits and Staches @Waterworks (Sat. Nov.19th, 2016)

Words by Joe Mancuso Photography by BK on the SCENE It wasn’t so long ago that a man’s health issues were a taboo subject, unless it was a broken bone or sporting sprain. Serious issues were left in the dark finally the discussion was brought into the light by linking such serious issues such as […]

November 19

The 6th Annual Under The Big Top For Autism@Liberty Grand(Thurs.,Nov.17th,2016)

This was the 6th annual gala for Under The Big Top For Autism! This is a cause that’s especially dear to everyone as autism affects 1 in 88 children with that number growing constantly. It was an honour to be a part of an event that is trying to help children and parents in the […]

October 16

The 15th Annual Boobyball@Rebel(Fri.,Oct. 14th, 2016)

Images by A.J. Lam and BKonthescene.               The 15th annual Boobyball fundraiser was held at the newly renovated “Rebel” and guests were immersed in the theme of wild life in “Paradise City”.lt was an evening of electric sunsets, signature beverages, great beats and tiki treats. To honour the Rethink […]

September 29

TASTE MATTERS-In Support Of Eva’s Initiatives-@Liberty Grand(Thurs.,Sept.22nd,2016)

Taste Matters is a feast of delectable delights that brings together Toronto’s finest food and beverage in support of homeless and at-risk youth. The goal is to reach the goal of $150,000 to provide shelter and new opportunities for youth living at Eva’s! This year’s host was Celebrity Chef David Rocco, co-creator and host of […]