A Big Splash At the Sheraton

Cynthia Cheng CityEvents held its Happy Hour Splash, a post-work pool party at the Sheraton Centre’s pool on August 19, 2009.  The event was one of many Pre-Pink Bedroom parties to get Toronto hyped up for the official Pink Bedroom Party on October 1.  Funds raised at the event are going to the Campbell Family Cancer Research […]

June 11, 2009: Rethink Romp

Jonathan, Sarah and Coby having fun at the ReThink Romp on June 11, 2009.  The event raised funds and awareness for breast cancer.

POGO Gala 2009

Deb Lewis and Cynthia Cheng Saturday, April 4, 2009 marked the eighth annual POGO Gala, held to raise funds and awareness for the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario.  Eight hundred elegantly-dressed guests attended this year’s event, which was held at the beautifully decorated Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex.  The evening included a silent auction, great food as well as a […]

Breast Cancer Survivors Lift Spirits Through Community Service

Jill Buchner There was a time when breast cancer survivor Catherine Ebbs forgot how to laugh. But these days, she’s telling stories full of love and laughter to rooms full of women who need a little something to lift their spirits. Ebbs has made it her motto to “heal through love, laughter and giving back.” […]

On The Stump! – Camp Oochigeas 25th Anniversary Open House

Namita Joshi They are always singing at Camp Ooch. Located in idyllic Muskoka Region, Camp Oochigeas was filled with the laughter, voices and energy of campers, councilors, and visitors alike on Sunday July 27, 2008. The camp for children with cancer celebrated it 25th Anniversary with a ribbon cutting ceremony, camp tours and an outdoor […]

Silver Soiree: Celebrating a Quarter Century of POGO

On Satuday, April 12, 2008, the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) held its seventh gala, which celebrated the organization’s twenty-fifth anniversary. The organization was founded in 1983 by a group of doctors to champion childhood cancer and care and has been an advisor to the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-term Care since 1995.