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The Search Is ON For Our 2020 Fight Team | Apply Now #FTEC2020

Posted: August 15, 2019

The Search Is ON For Our 2020 Fight Team | Join The Fight To End Cancer 2020 Photo Credit: Rebecca Freeman Founded in 2011, the Fight To End Cancer has donated over $1,500,000.00, in support of cancer research, with proceeds going directly to the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Do you have what it takes to Fight To End Cancer? Orientation Date: Saturday, September 28, 2019 Time: 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm Did You Miss The Orientation? No problem, still submit your application and we will bring you in for an assessment and help you through the next steps. (Fight Night...


Tailoring A Future Free Of Cancer. Grafton Apparel Sets Records In The Fight To End Cancer!

Posted: September 2, 2019

Mangers from the Grafton Apparel family who's stores raised over $1,000.00 each in the Fight To End Cancer! Photo Credit: Alisia DeMelo Tailoring A Future Free Of Cancer Grafton Apparel Sets Records In The Fight To End Cancer! Grafton Apparel has taken their support for The Fight to End Cancer to the next level, helping us tailor a future free of cancer. We announced that Grafton Apparel would be stepping up as a Presenting Partner in 2019, alongside Landscape Plus Ltd, after contributing as sponsors since 2014.  We are truly humbled to have such incredible partners lending...


Charity Golf Tournament 'Nine & Dine' is not only Raising the Roof... They're also joining the Fight To End Cancer

Posted: August 27, 2019

Corina Murphy and CEO, Michael Braithwaite of Raising the Roof, ove the  receiving funds raised after last years charity golf event. Charity Golf Tournament 'Nine & Dine' is not only Raising the Roof... They're also joining the Fight To End Cancer Premiere Mortgage Centre is hosting their third annual 'Nine & Dine' Charity Golf Tournament on September 26th, 2019.  They have raised more than $23,000 over the past two years through this amazing event, giving back to their charity of choice 'Raising the Roof'.  They saw their co-worker, Deren Hasip, compete in the 2019 Fight...


'What A Wonderful World' Thanks To Grafton Apparel's George Richards

Posted: June 24, 2019

Feature entertainer, Enrico Galante, entertained over 60 guests at the second annual Grafton's Got Talent at the George Richards Big & Tall Clothiers on Dundas St. E in Mississauga. 'What A Wonderful World' Thanks To Grafton Apparel's George Richards VIEW GRAFTON'S GOT TALENT PHOTO ALBUM We are very pleased to share with you highlights of the second annual Grafton's Got Talent Night held at George Richards on Dundas, in Mississauga, on June 23rd. Ray Reeds, District Manager, and Treasurer, Linda Alonzi, Store Manager, Enrico Galante, Saxophonist, Sound Engineer, and Co-Chair...


Fighting for Cancer and Fashion NoNo's Everywhere | Featuring Boa Apparel Inc

Posted: June 27, 2019

Our Ring Girls Styled by Boa Apparel Inc Fashion forward, unique, original styles at affordable prices. Conscious and proud.  Fighting for Cancer and Fashion NoNo's Everywhere | Featuring Boa Apparel Inc The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2019 Gala will mark our year partnering with Boa Apparel Inc and we are delighted to have them on board. Boa, a fashion-forward,  Toronto-based clothing boutique was established in 2001 by twin sisters Ofra and Daphne Nissani. Immersed in the apparel/retail world from a young...


[POST EVENT RELEASE] $1.5 Million Dollars And Counting! The Fight To End Cancer Breaks Records In Support Of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation

Posted: June 3, 2019

Fight To End Cancer 2019 Fight TeamPhoto Credit: Rebecca Freeman   $1.5 Million Dollars And Counting! The Fight To End Cancer Breaks Records In Support Of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation MEDIA INQUIRIES: Jennifer Huggins Executive Director Phone: +1.416.666.9314 Email address: pr@fighttoendcancer.com Support The FTEC2019 Fight Team: Donate. Initiate. Participate. Meet The Fight Team  Gala Highlights  Red Carpet Photos The 8th  Annual Fight To End Cancer Charity Gala (FTEC2019) presented by Landscape Plus Ltd. and Grafton Apparel Ltd. was a...


[POST EVENT RELEASE] Getting Your MINDSET On FTEC2019 ... At The Official Media Day Weigh Ins

Posted: May 24, 2019

Getting Your MINDSET On FTEC2019 ... At The Official Media Day Weigh Ins View Photo Album MEDIA INQUIRIES: Jennifer Huggins Executive Director Phone: +1.416.666.9314 Email address: pr@fighttoendcancer.com Media Access Accreditation: –> 2019 Charity Boxing Gala: Sat. June 1, 2019 5pm – 11 pm | Old Mill Toronto Request Media Access | View Official Press Release Support The FTEC2019 Fight Team: Donate. Initiate. Participate. Meet The FTEC2019 Fight Team The 2019 Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) Media Weigh-Ins were yet again a HUGE success!  The event...


EVENT ADVISORY: Fight Night Is This Saturday | Fight To End Cancer At Old Mill Toronto

Posted: May 24, 2019

EVENT ADVISORY: Fight Night Is This Saturday | Fight To End Cancer At Old Mill Toronto Saturday June 1st is Fight Night... AND Defeat Is NOT An Option! WHAT:  The 8th Annual Fight To End Cancer Charity Gala, Benefiting The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Request Media Access Our Official Media Day last week was EPIC (View Article and Photos).  We have finally reached fight night, after nearly a year of preparation and training!  Our Las Vegas-style, pre-show entertainment, will commence after a glamorous cocktail reception and gourmet dinner.  The evening features...


[POST-EVENT RELEASE] POUND-FOR-POUND: Heavyweight Works by Fight To End Cancer Artists: A Knockout Success

Posted: May 10, 2019

POUND-FOR-POUND: Heavyweight Works by Fight To End Cancer Artists: A Knockout Success On May 7th, in partnership with Steam Whistle and FUJIFILM Canada, The Fight To End Cancer held their inaugural Pound-For-Pound: Heavyweight Works by Fight To End Cancer Artists gallery launch event.  The event was hosted at the fantastic Steam Whistle Gallery in the heart of Toronto.  The show features approximately 30 photos donated by talented members of the Fight To End Cancer family, printed on metal, by our newest photo  partners at Fujifilm Print Life. Our exhibit photographers...


Everything You Need To Know About #FTEC2019

Posted: January 27, 2019

Everything You Need To Know About #FTEC2019 About Fight To End Cancer... The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) is a year round initiative carried out by ambassadors, sponsors and volunteers worldwide. Over $1,000,000.00 has been donated to date since our inaugural year in 2012. Funds raised by FTEC are donated directly to the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Each year we celebrate the incredible hard work and dedication of our FTEC family with a black-tie charity boxing gala. This gala showcases 10 men and women who represent our Official Fight Team. More About Us or... Join...


EVENT ADVISORY: 2019 Official Media Day Weigh Ins | Fight To End Cancer Fight Team

Posted: May 16, 2019

EVENT ADVISORY: 2019 Official Media Day Weigh Ins | Fight To End Cancer Fight Team   Thursday May 23rd will be the final opportunity to get exclusive access to the FTEC2019 Fight Team before they fight on event night. GUEST INFORMATION WHAT: Join us for a fun night for the Media and Partners to get to know the official FTEC2019 Fight Team.The 2019 Fight Team invites you to MINDSET brain gym for an experience unlike any other in Toronto’s exclusive Yorkville neighbourhood.  MINDSET is Canada’s first gym + spa for your brain. They are changing the mindset of busy...


[PRESS RELEASE] Defeat Is NOT An Option | Introducing The 2019 Fight To End Cancer Fight Team

Posted: March 4, 2019

THE FIGHT TO END CANCER IS WORKING TO RAISE $2 MILLION DOLLARS IN SUPPORT OF THE PRINCESS MARGARET CANCER FOUNDATION The 2019 Fight Team Showcases The Unyielding Commitment Of Diverse Individuals Dedicated To Making A Difference! Important Dates: –> Steam Whistle FTEC Gallery: Tues. May 7, 2019 7pm – 11pm | Request Media Access –> Official Media Day at MINDSET Brain Gym: Thurs. May 23, 2019 6pm – 8pm | Request Media Access –> 2019 Charity Boxing Gala: Sat. June 1, 2019 5pm – 11 pm | Old Mill Toronto Request Media Access Public Relations Team, Fight...


PICTURING A WORLD WITHOUT CANCER | Pound-For-Pound Feature Photographers

Posted: April 28, 2019

SQUAD UP - 2019 Fight To End Cancer Fighters:Rick, Fedele, Ceilagh, Talia, Lisa, Renata, Deren, Paul, George and Josh. PICTURING A WORLD WITHOUT CANCER Pound-For-Pound Feature Photographers Hosted by our partners at Steam Whistle Brewery and sponsored by Fujifilm printlife, Fight To End Cancer is proud to introduce the talent behind our Pound-For-Pound gallery. The show, entitled “Pound for Pound: Heavyweight Works by FTEC Artists” will run throughout May in the Steam Whistle Gallery in Toronto.   Purchase photos and art by local and world-renowned photographers and artists...


PRESS RELEASE | Pound For Pound: Heavyweight Works By Fight To End Cancer Artists

Posted: February 19, 2019

PRESS RELEASE | Pound For Pound: Heavyweight Works By Fight To End Cancer Artists For Immediate Release. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. April 1, 2019  ~ The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC), in partnership with Steam Whistle Brewing, is excited to announce the inaugural photography and art exhibit featuring the works of various artists who have contributed their time and talent to promoting the Fight To End Cancer. The show, entitled “Pound for Pound: Heavyweight works by FTEC artists” will run from May 7th until May 31st in the Steam Whistle gallery.  The exhibit will kickoff...


ANNOUNCEMENT: Canadian Rising Star Freddie Future Joins The Fight To End Cancer 2019

Posted: March 8, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENT: Canadian Rising Star Freddie Future Joins The Fight To End Cancer 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- TORONTO, ON. Freddie Future is one of Toronto’s emerging artists whose first single “Leave Me Cold” from his debut EP (due Summer 2019) is already making waves.  A fresh mix of indie pop and R n’ B, the EP is poised to garner a heap of attention for this Canadian rising star and author when the second single “Too Heavy” is released March 22, 2019 Freddie is extremely excited to be officially joining the Fight To End Cancer! In his words, "It’s...


20 Thousand Burpees In Support Of Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Mariela Burkett's Survivor Bootcamp

Posted: April 28, 2019

Mariela Burkett inspires survivors worldwide with her story of courage and survival. 20 Thousand Burpees In Support Of Fight To End Cancer Featuring Mariela Burkett's Survivor Bootcamp We're All Touched By Cancer! Thanks To Mariela Burkett, We're Knocking Cancer OUT! Since 2016, Mariela Burkett has been raising funds for Fight To End Cancer with her Survivor Bootcamp's and Buck-A-Burpee Campaign.  This weekend, she took her efforts to the next level, raising over $20,000.00 in donations, with all funds benefiting the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Survivor Bootcamp...


'Insight' Into Knocking Out Cancer | Featuring Insight Global

Posted: April 13, 2019

'Insight' Into Knocking Out Cancer | Featuring Insight Global The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2019 Gala will mark our first year partnering with Insight Global, and we are delighted to have them on board.  Their commitment and support of the company to the cause speaks volumes about their desire to make a difference. "Insight Global's Toronto office is so proud to offer support for the Fight To End Cancer. Many people in our office have loved ones who's lives have been greatly impacted by the various forms of Cancer, so contributing...


MEET YOUR MATCH | OFFICIAL BOUT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR FIGHT TO END CANCER 2019

Posted: March 25, 2019

MEET YOUR MATCH | OFFICIAL BOUT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR FIGHT TO END CANCER 2019 Photo Credit: Spencer Wynn The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) 8th Annual Fight To End Cancer Charity Gala, benefiting the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, is a Black Tie, exclusive, must attend event, hosted at The Historic Old Mill Toronto, on Saturday June 1, 2019.  The FTEC2019 Fight Team, in concert with our presenting partners Landscape Plus Ltd. and Grafton Apparel Ltd., are working to make FTEC history by taking the total funds raised to $2 million dollars.  Be a part of history and Join...


Connecting' Through The Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Rachel Martin | Featuring Rachel Martin

Posted: April 11, 2019

Photo Credit: Chris Small 'Connecting' Through The Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Rachel Martin “Sometimes the most beautiful things can come out of difficulties in life” ~Rachel Martin Rachel Martin and her partner Patrick Balfour were travelling through India, in the middle of a trip of a lifetime, in March 2018.  A fit, happy and beautiful 30 year old, Rachel…Ray to her friends…was at the top of her game.  Her and Patrick were settling into their picturesque home near Barrie, their Social Media Agency, PINKbear, was thriving and Rachel was training for her first...


SURVIVOR BOOTCAMP IS BACK! Saturday April 27, 2019 | 9:30 am

Posted: March 27, 2019

THE EVENT Join cancer survivor Mariela Burkett in this year's semi-annual Survivor Bootcamp to help raise funds for cancer patients & their families. Focus is to bring forth awareness to the mental & physical struggle associated with cancer, in hopes of creating a stronger circle around those affected by it. WHEN Saturday April 27, 2019 | 9:30 am until 11:30 am WHERE Life Time Athletic | 3055 Pepper Mill Ct, Mississauga, ON L5L 4X5 WHY Official Fight To End Cancer Ambassador, Mariela Burkett, joins forces with The FTEC2019 Fight Team. Together they stand united to Fight The...


Things Are Heating Up In The Fight To End Cancer | A Sneak Peek At The #FTEC2019 Official Campaign

Posted: February 25, 2019

The 2019 Fight To End Cancer is placed in 'Picture-Perfect' position for the official campaign shot, conceptualized by renowned Toronto photographer, Spencer Wynn. Things Are Heating Up In The Fight To End Cancer A Sneak Peek At The #FTEC2019 Official Campaign A huge thank you to all of the photographers, hair & make-up artists, assistance crew & FTEC’s Planning Committee, for  all their hard work in executing such an inspiring and stunning campaign. Official Campaign Photographer: Spencer Wynn | Photographer Assistant: Rebecca Freeman | Photographer Assistant: Alisia...


The Story Of Mike Kosziwka, A True Hero In The Fight To End Cancer

Posted: April 13, 2019

The Story Of Mike Kosziwka, A True Hero In The Fight To End Cancer Our Dad, Mike Kosziwka was born on February 26, 1932 to Ukrainian immigrants, George and Polly Kosziwka. Dad was the third born of 7—5 boys and 2 girls. He was raised in Saskatchewan and moved to Ontario when he was 17 to find work. It was in Toronto where he met his future bride, Matilda “Tili" Mayo. They married and raised 5 children, and were blessed with 13 Grandchildren and to date 4 great-grandchildren. Before his 75th year, Dad had survived a heart attack and three Cancers—Thyroid, Colon, and Prostate...


LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 1 2020 ESPY AWARDS SHOW EXPERIENCE FOR TWO

Posted: April 11, 2019

LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 1 2020 ESPY AWARDS SHOW EXPERIENCE FOR TWO LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA Item Description: The ESPY Awards (short for Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award) are presented annually to recognize individual and team athletic achievement and performance. The Awards Show gathers top celebrities from sports and entertainment to commemorate the past year in sports by recognizing major sports achievements, reliving unforgettable moments and saluting the leading performers and performances. Your 2020 ESPY Awards Show Experience (for two) includes: ...


LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 2 The Ultimate Weekend For 2 At The Luxurious Old Mill Toronto and FTEC2020

Posted: April 11, 2019

LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 2 The Ultimate Weekend For 2 At The Luxurious Old Mill Toronto Dressed To Impress By Tip Top Tailors And A VIP Experience At FTEC2020 Item Description: Prepare for the red carpet with a $1000.00 Gift Card From Tip Top Tailors and a gown rental from Rent Frock Repeat. Get picked up in style by black car service provided by Moe Limo and enjoy FTEC2020 as a VIP Guest. Get pampered for the entire weekend at the luxurious Old Mill Toronto, in one of their executive suites.  Enjoy nearly 1,000 sq. feet of elegance and spectacular views of the lush Humber...


LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 3 Romantic Escape For Two to Iberostar Selection Paraiso Lindo In Cancun Mexico

Posted: April 17, 2019

LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 3 Romantic Escape For Two to Iberostar Selection Paraiso Lindo In Cancun Mexico Let Air Canada Vacations take you away for a week of rest and relaxation. The Iberostar Selection Paraiso Lindo is a 4.5 star all-inclusive hotel located on the beach between Cancun and Playa del Carmen on the Riviera Maya.  This village-style resort with Mexican inspired décor lends itself to a colonial ambiance.  Stroll past the lush gardens and through the stone pathways to comforting patios where you’ll gaze at the tropical birds, colourful vegetation, and...


LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 4 ROMANTIC SONOMA EXPERIENCE FOR TWO WITH ROUND TRIP BY AIR CANADA

Posted: April 11, 2019

LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 4 ROMANTIC SONOMA EXPERIENCE FOR TWO WITH ROUND TRIP BY AIR CANADA Item Description: Follow the Grape to the Glass in Sonoma, California for Four Days & Three Nights at Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa for Two, Including Two Unique Winery Experiences and Round Trip Flights By Air Canada The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa sits in California's idyllic and renowned wine country, replete with an abundance of nearby wineries, epicurean delights, and breathtaking scenery. Enjoy extraordinary cuisine and a state-of-the-art...


LIVE AUCTION MAIN EVENT | LOT. 5 DE VILLE - LADYMATIC OMEGA CO-AXIAL 34 MM

Posted: April 12, 2019

LIVE AUCTION MAIN EVENT | LOT. 5 DE VILLE - LADYMATIC OMEGA CO-AXIAL 34 MM Steel - Red Gold On Steel - Red Gold Item Description: The OMEGA Ladymatic is a mesmerizing blend of extraordinary design and truly innovative watchmaking. It was crafted for the woman who cares as much about the technology in her timepiece as she does its appearance. This OMEGA Ladymatic features a pure white mother-of-pearl dial marked with diamond-set indexes and is decorated with a supernova pattern with a date window at the 3 o’clock position. The exquisite dial is visible through a scratch-resistant...


Celebrating International Women's Day 2019 With The Women Of The Fight To End Cancer

Posted: January 29, 2019

Photo Description: The Women Of Fight To End Cancer 2019 (left to right: Talia Joundi, Ceilagh MacDonald, Lisa Ventura, Renata Reynolds), alongside their 6 teammates hope to raise over $250,000.00 this year alone.  Learn how you can join them in their Fight To End Cancer.  View FTEC2019 Fight Team. March 8th is International Women’s Day, an opportunity for us to collectively celebrate women’s achievements while calling for a more gender balanced world.  The Fight to End Cancer has featured at least one female fight, since its inception, which more often than not turns out to...


Securing A Cancer Free Future | Featuring SelfStor

Posted: March 18, 2019

 Securing A Cancer Free Future | Featuring SelfStor The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Since 2017, SelfStor has been a strong supporter of the Fight To End Cancer.  Their commitment and support to the event speaks volumes about their desire to make a difference. In their own words: "Since 1996, Self Stor has provided secure self storage solutions across the Greater Toronto Area, with locations in North York, Etobicoke, Richmond Hill, and Guelph. We experience the effects of cancer every single day when dealing with our clients...


Making An Impact On The Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Impact Cleaning Services

Posted: March 29, 2019

Making An Impact On The Fight To End Cancer Featuring Impact Cleaning Services The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2019 Gala will mark our first year partnering with Impact Cleaning Services, and we are delighted to have them on board.  George Boutsalis will be representing the family business, as he steps in the ring as our 2019 Fight To End Cancer Main Event!  His commitment and the support of the company to the cause speaks volumes about their desire to make a difference.  In their own words: “Impact Cleaning Services...


Featuring Oxygen Bike Co

Posted: April 11, 2019

  Take The Tax Off Your Next Bike Purchase Oxygen Bike is proud to discount the tax off all Fight To End Cancer family purchases to allow for the donation to be made by the client. Start Shopping NOW (print or present this ad before purchasing your bike) Shawn Fitzpatrick is a local bicycle shop owner, bike racer and spinning instructor. Not only did he commit a year of his life to train and compete in the Fight To End Cancer 2013, he has continued his support ever since. A week prior to the FTEC, he and his team are riding bicycles from Toronto to Niagara Falls in the...


[CTV News With Angie Seth] Featuring FTEC2019 Fighters Lisa Ventura and Renata Reynolds

Posted: March 18, 2019

 View Original Link On CTV About Fight To End Cancer The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) is a year round initiative carried out by ambassadors, sponsors and volunteers worldwide.  Funds raised by FTEC are donated directly to the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation.  Each year we celebrate the incredible hard work and dedication of our FTEC family with a black-tie charity boxing gala.  This gala showcases 10 men and women who represent our Official Fight Team.  More About Us or Join The Fight! MEET THE FIGHT TEAM Help the Fight To End Cancer Fight Team reach their annual...


Fight To End Cancer Ambassador, Amanda Galle Delivers A Double KNOCK OUT!

Posted: March 24, 2019

Fight To End Cancer Ambassador, Amanda Galle Delivers A Double KNOCK OUT! 3-time national champ won her pro debut on March 29 Amanda Galle has taken her boxing career to the professional stage. The Mississauga native has had a storied amateur career, but she ran into some issues with Boxing Canada heading into last year's world championships and decided now was the time to turn pro. “I’m ready to take matters into my own hands, turn professional and start achieving the next step of challenges and goals ahead,” said Galle, a three-time national champion. Galle, who is...


Kick The Flip Out Of Cancer | Featuring CJ’s SKATEPARK

Posted: March 17, 2019

Kick The Flip Out Of Cancer | Featuring CJ’s SKATEPARK The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Since 2015, CJ’s SKATEPARKand CJ Graphics have been a strong supporter of the Fight To End Cancer.  Their commitment and support to the event speaks volumes about their desire to make a difference. In their own words: “The CJ Group of Companies is honoured to support the Fight To End Cancer. By working together, raising awareness, and achieving strong funding we will help make cancer a thing of the past. Giving back has always been...


Taking The Stand Against Cancer | Featuring RV Law

Posted: March 17, 2019

Taking The Stand Against Cancer | Featuring RV Law The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2019 Gala will mark our fourth year partnering with RV Law, and we are delighted to have them on board.  Antonio Raviele of RV Law, has always been a big supporter his community. Each year, he and the team are step it up with their support by sponsoring an FTEC2019 fighter, (Deren Hasip of 2019).  His commitment and support to the event speaks volumes about his desire to make a difference.  In his own words: “RV Law is very proud to support...


All Dreams Come True For Those Who Have The Courage To FIGHT For Them | Introducing the FTEC2019 Fight Team

Posted: December 13, 2018

All Dreams Come True For Those Who Have The Courage To FIGHT For Them Introducing the FTEC2019 Fight To End Cancer Fight Team With the $1 million dollar barrier broken, what is the next big dream for The Fight to End Cancer?  That’s easy…$2 million dollars in total contributions. We celebrated reaching our Million Dollar Milestone in direct donations to The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, in 2018.  Our partners even had the honour of taking a tour through the high-tech facility at Toronto General Hospital, where much of the funds are directed in order to successfully...


Avison Young Steps Into The Ring In The Fight To End Cancer

Posted: March 17, 2019

Avison Young Steps Into The Ring In The Fight To End Cancer Intelligent Real Estate Solutions Ryan Cunningham, Avison Young, longtime supporter of Fight To End Cancer." The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2019 Gala will mark our fourth year partnering with Avison Young, and we are delighted to have them on board.  Ryan Cunningham of Avison Young, has always been a big supporter his community. This year, he and the team at Avison Young is stepping it up with their support by sponsoring FTEC2019 fighter, Renata Reynolds.  His...


A Birthday Wish To End Cancer | By 12 Year Old Victoria

Posted: February 27, 2019

In addition to celebrating her 12th birthday on the soccer field, Victoria raised over $1200.00 in support of cancer research. A Birthday Wish To End Cancer | By 12 Year Old Victoria The Annual Fight To End Cancer Gala showcases a group of 10 charity boxers who dedicate the better part of their year to literally step into the ring to fight cancer.  This gala takes the majority of the year to plan and execute, however our Fight To End Cancer is year round for everyone involved.  We continue the fight, both locally and abroad, through our FTEC Ambassador Initiative, in addition...


'Love' The Main Ingredient In The Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Kim Kolatschek And Allison Dellandrea

Posted: February 17, 2019

Justice Allison Dellandrea officiated Kim and Mike Kolatschek's wedding, marrying her friend, teammate and former opponent. 'Love' The Main Ingredient In The Fight To End Cancer Featuring Kim Kolatschek And Allison Dellandrea Article by: Christopher Small Family Day provides us with an opportunity to reflect on the importance of spending time with our families, and appreciate the connections we hare with one another.  On this family day, we wanted to share one of the countless stories that make up the Fight to End Cancer family. In 2017 Kim Kolatschek and Allison Dellandrea were...


2019 Gala Tickets 70% Sold Out... Join The Fight Team!

Posted: January 25, 2019

The Fight To End Cancer is honoured to announce that we are already 70% sold out of tickets for the highly-anticipated 8th edition of our gala fundraiser. #FTEC2019 is taking place this year on Saturday, June 1st, 2019 at the Luxurious Old Mill Toronto, with all proceeds benefiting The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. It's not too late to get your tickets, but you must act fast! If you want to take advantage of our early bird pricing on both individual tickets and table sales, you only have until this Thursday, January 31st... After that, we will be selling remaining tickets...


Celebrating World Cancer Day With The 2019 Fight To End Cancer

Posted: January 27, 2019

Photo Description: The 2019 Fight To End Cancer Fight Team.  This team have set out to raise over $2 million dollars in support of cancer research by June 1, 2019.  Learn how you can join them in their Fight To End Cancer. Celebrating World Cancer Day With The 2019 Fight To End Cancer Founded by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), World Cancer Day is recognized every February 4th.  The day aims to save millions of preventable deaths by raising awareness, providing education and calling for national leadership on policies, legislation, investment and innovation. 2019...


The First Rule Of Fight Camp... Featuring The FTEC2019 Fight Team

Posted: January 20, 2019

George Boutsalis, FTEC2019 Fight To End Cancer fighter learns the rules and the tools of a sport that has literally saved lives!Photo Credit: Virgil Barrow The First Rule Of Fight Camp... You Don’t Talk About Fight Camp! BUT... we like to break barriers and redefine the rules because there's so much to tell you! The first couple of weeks of 2019 was spent the usual way, for most of us: returning to work or school, and easing into the reality of a new year.  For the #FTEC2019 Fight To End Cancer fight team, the dawn of the new year signalled a routine which was anything but usual...


McLauzon Stars in A Kiss to End Cancer | Featuring Craig and Erica

Posted: February 16, 2019

Photo Credit: Spencer Wynn McLauzon Stars in A 'Kiss to End Cancer' | Featuring Craig and Erica Article by: Christopher Small No, this isn’t the latest superhero blockbuster soon to hit a theatre near you.  It is a story about some real-life superheroes that have gone above and beyond to fight the evil villain plaguing us all; cancer. Six years ago, Erica McMaster was tending bar when in walked Craig Lauzon.  Our handsome and funny leading man was starring on a critically acclaimed TV show and was just looking for dinner, and maybe, a friendly face.  Little did our two heroes...


Raising The 'Tie-Bar' In The Fight To End Cancer: Announcing Grafton Apparel As A Presenting Partner for 2019

Posted: November 7, 2018

Grafton Apparel President, Lance Itkoff, signs a cheque for $175,000.00 in direct donations to The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Raising The 'Tie-Bar' In The Fight To End Cancer: Announcing Grafton Apparel As A Presenting Partner for 2019 The Grafton Apparel Family have been proud partners of the Fight To End Cancer since 2014.  Grafton Apparel has never been content with doing just enough since its founding in 1853.  The Grafton teams across Canada have redefined the fight in ways we could only dream of, in addition to donating their time and formal wear to the fight team.  In 2018...


Honouring A Legacy – A Fight To End Cancer Family Affair | Featuring Vieni Estates

Posted: August 8, 2018

Fight To End Cancer Founder, Jennifer Huggins, and Antonio Raviele (FTEC Partner and son of late Pasquale Raviele), have become family through the partnership of Vieni Estates.Photo Credit: Christopher Small Honouring A Legacy – A Fight To End Cancer Family Affair Featuring Pasquale Raviele, Founder Of Vieni Estates Article By: Christopher Small, Allison Dellandrea Pasquale Raviele, Founder of Vieni Estates Pasquale Raviele wanted to find a way to bring a part of his native Italy to Ontario, since immigrating to Canada.   Pasquale took his first step towards realizing this...


Brewing Success In The Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Steam Whistle

Posted: February 19, 2019

Brewing Success In The Fight To End Cancer Featuring Steam Whistle Steam Whistle has been the official beer partner of Fight To End Cancer since 2014, and this will be the second consecutive year that they are stepping into the ring to literally fight cancer! After Tyler Smith represented Steam Whistle as a fighter in FTEC2018, Josh Hillinger decided to continue the trend by jumping in with both feet. "I am now 36 years old and have witnessed numerous losses in my life to cancer.  I've decided to take my fight to the ring and I am participating in the 8th annual Fight To...


'Do You Have The Drive To Fight To End Cancer?' Featuring Moe Limo

Posted: November 5, 2018

Do You Have The Drive To Fight To End Cancer? Featuring Moe Limo 10% Discount On All Bookings Moe Limo is proud to discount all Fight To End Cancer family bookings to allow for the donation to be made by the client. Reserve Your Limo NOW The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2019 Gala will mark our first year official partnering with Moe Limo and we are delighted to have them on board.  Their commitment and support to the event speaks volumes about their desire to make a difference. In their own words: "Moe Limo is...


The Search Is ON For Our 2019 Fight Team | Apply Now #FTEC2019

Posted: August 7, 2018

The Search Is ON For Our 2019 Fight Team | Join The Fight To End Cancer 2019 Founded in 2011, the Fight To End Cancer has donated over $1,000,000.00, in support of cancer research, with proceeds going directly to the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. The decision to fight for such a meaningful cause is life changing... You are a true hero whether you embark on this journey for yourself, a family member or a friend who is fighting, or has had to fight cancer. To better understand the challenges and commitments ahead, please watch the video above and read through the...


Grafton Apparel Is Fighting Cancer In Style By Raising Over $175,000.00

Posted: August 24, 2018

Grafton Apparel President, Lance Itkoff, signs a cheque for $175,000.00 in direct donations to The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. The Grafton Apparel Family Is Fighting Cancer In Style By Donating Over $175,000.00 Tip Top Tailors and the Grafton Apparel Family have been proud partners of the Fight To End Cancer since 2014.  The teams across Canada have redefined the fight in ways we could only dream of.  This year alone,  the Grafton teams, including Tip Top Tailors, George Richards and Mr. Big & Tall Menswear, have managed to raise and donate over $175,000 and raised over $235,000...


The Heart And Soul Of Fighting Cancer | Featuring Grafton Apparel's George Richards

Posted: July 22, 2018

Liberty Silver (left) and Enrico Galante (right), wowed the crowd with an unforgettable experience. Over 60 attended the inaugural Grafton's Got Talent event held at George Richards on Dundas St. E. in Mississauga. Proceeds raised for this event was an impressive $1511 thanks to the generosity and support of colleagues, family and friends. The Heart And Soul Of Fighting Cancer Featuring Grafton Apparel's George Richards VIEW GRAFTON'S GOT TALENT PHOTO ALBUM We are very pleased to share with you highlights of the first ever Grafton's Got Talent Night held at George Richards on Dundas...