Corktown 2019 Update and Recap

Anishnawbe $25,000 Fundraiser

If you’ve been following along in Corktown the last few months, you probably heard we partnered with Anishnawbe Health Foundation to help them fundraise $25,000 toward their new Health Centre in Canary District.

As of this month, we’ve surpassed that goal!  Our fundraising effort was capped off on December 5th with a Gift Basket auctioned off at Corktown’s Annual Holiday Party – completely handbuilt by Deb Meyers.  Our friend Peter at Canary EyeCare was the top bidder on this auction item.

The fundraising effort for Anishnawbe’s new Health Centre is still ongoing, you can learn more and donate by clicking here.

Corktown Silent Auction

This year we had over 15 Corktown businesses donate Silent Auction prizes in support of our Corktown fundraiser  We raised over $1,200 to continue operating our Volunteer-based organization.  We’d like to thank the following businesses for donating items:

Corktown Eyecare, Go Tours Canada, Odin, Opus Glow, Reyna on King, Property.ca, Second City, CN Tower, John Fluevog, Souk Tabule, Soulpepper, Fusilli, Mill St. Beer Hall, Canary Eye Care, Linden Grove Flowers, My Salon on Richmond, Mirvish, Trilogy Physiotherapy.

A special thank you to Aviary Brewpub for hosting over 75 Corktown Residents and Business Owners at their brand-new brewing facility!

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