FastLane Does Community Service

Cynthia Cheng Repeating April 2009’s community service theme, FastLane once again held the event to a great success.  Held once again at Kultura, this year, community service groups from all over the GTA, including the Junior League of Toronto, Toronto Twilight Rotary Club and the United Way’s GenNext, which targets young professionals in their 20s […]

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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 […]

Get Glammed Up at the Pre-Pink Bedroom Shopping Party!

NOTE: Cynthia’s Thoughts will return next week As many of you probably know, Prospere Magazine will be hosting a Pre-Pink Bedroom Shopping Party on September 15 at 32 Scollard Street.  The event starts at 6 pm and will featured discounted shopping at Jeanne Lottie.  Tickets are available via Eventbrite for a suggested price of $25 […]

An Intimate Evening at Pink Schmooze 2

Cynthia Cheng Randy Tyrell’s Pink Schmooze 2 was held at Myth on the Danforth last week.  The event was a fundraiser to raise money for breast cancer research, a cause which has affected him greatly.  The party had good food, decent music, as well as grab bags at the very end. Keeping in the theme […]

Flourishing for a Good Cause

TU Dawood Wine aficionados, young professionals, urbanites and socialites gathered at Yorkville Thursday night for Flourish, a fundraising wine-tasting reception with gourmet hors d’oeuvres, all set to a contemporary jazz background. The welcoming ambiance of Manyata Courtyard in the lower atrium of Hazelton Lanes provided the perfect ambiance for guests to sample delectable treats, mingle […]

Philanthropy – Give What You've Got!

Kyle Bernstein In New York City, there is an entire social scene, nay, an entire social class, dedicated to supporting the greater good. Pages of magazines are filled with photos of beautiful people in vintage Dior attending auctions, benefits, and fundraisers created to raise funds to bolster a designated cause. That is the image conjured […]

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.