Poll: Most Readers Will Give to Haiti

Last week, Prospere Magazine asked readers whether they’ve donated money to Haiti’s earthquake relief. Out of all of you who participated: 30% said that you’ve already donated, as Haiti is in shambles right now 20% did research prior to donating 20% have not, as they are worried about funds not going directly to the people […]

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Gorgeous Dresses Auctioned for a Great Cause

Cynthia Cheng The first dress auction Frocktail Party was held at the Burroughs Building on Queen and Bathurst on November 12, 2009.  Started by a group of friends who’ve known each other for years, the event, which consisted of a silent auction of dresses, supported the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).  The JDRF was created over 30 years ago […]

The Mane Event Does Hair for Charity

Cynthia Cheng Lemonade made by elementary school aged boys The 12th annual Mane Event was held at two downtown (Solo Base in Yorkville and Lift Salon and Spa at Yonge and Adelaide) salons on Sunday, October 25.  The event, which was founded by Steve Roy 12 years ago, is to benefit Teresa Group, an organization which helps children affected […]

Sailing Away at Boobyball 8

Cynthia Cheng The eighth Boobyball, held to benefit Rethink Breast Cancer, an organization helping young people who are concerned or affected by the disease, occured at Toronto’s Atlantis on October 2, 2009.  Hosted by The Society Toronto for the second time, this year’s event featured a nautical-related theme. Though most people were dressed “glamorous casual,” there were […]

Boobyball 8: October 2, 2009

The Boobyball, hosted by The Society Toronto was held on October 2, 2009.  The event, which was in support of Rethink Breast Cancer, was an amazing success.  A more detailed piece about the event will be posted in the next issue of Prospere Magazine.

ideaNation Launches to Help People

David Furlong ideaNation, an organization which helps people develop community projects, held its launch on January at its headquarters on January 28, 2009.  Giving adults an opportunity to take a stand for an issue they care about from the environment to the social justice. ideaNation provides coaching, workshop and access to expert pools to support […]