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

Posted: December 13, 2018

Dr. Jonathan Irish, Chief Oncologist for the UHN, show some of our FTEC Family the incredible developments in solid state cancer treatments thanks to the contributions from Fight To End Cancer. 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...


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...


'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...


The Truth Came Out At Bears, Beets, Battle To End Cancer!

Posted: July 15, 2018

The Truth Came Out At Bears, Beets, Battle To End Cancer! Bears, Beets, Battle to End Cancer is a fun-filled trivia night in homage to the popular TV show, The Office. The inaugural event featured a raffle as well as prizes including a Sony phone, $100 to Shoeless Joes, Dwight inspired prize packs and so much more! Dundee awards were awarded to individuals for creativity, and correct answers! A passionate group of students from George Brown College, were excited to raise money for Fight to End Cancer, with all proceeds donated to the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Thanks...


PRESS RELEASE: The Picture Worth A Million Bucks | Fight To End Cancer Breaks $1,000,000 In Support Of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation

Posted: June 4, 2018

Photo Description: The 2018 Fight To End Cancer come together to take a selfie at the end of the night after dedicating nearly a year to hit the milestone of donating over $1,000,000.00 in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. The Picture Worth A Million Bucks Fight To End Cancer Breaks $1,000,000 In Support Of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – TORONTO, ON – The 7th annual Fight To End Cancer Charity Gala (FTEC2018) presented by Landscape Plus Ltd. and Combustion Training, was a historic and emotional event.  The sold out event...


EVENT ADVISORY: 7th Annual Fight To End Cancer Gala | Old Mill Toronto

Posted: May 31, 2018

EVENT ADVISORY: 7th Annual Fight To End Cancer Gala | Old Mill Toronto Saturday June 2nd is Fight Night... AND Defeat Is NOT An Option! Photo Credit: Spencer Wynn WHAT: The 7th 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...


FTEC2018 ROCKS YORKVILLE... At The Official Media Day Weigh Ins

Posted: May 25, 2018

 FTEC2018 ROCKS YORKVILLE At The Official Media Day Weigh Ins View Full Album MEDIA INQUIRIES: Jennifer Huggins Executive Director Phone: +1.416.666.9314 Email address: jennifer@fighttoendcancer.com Media Access Accreditation: –> 2018 Charity Boxing Gala: Sat. June 2, 2018 5pm – 11 pm | Old Mill Toronto Request Media Access | View Official Press Release Support The FTEC2018 Fight Team: Donate. Initiate. Participate. Sponsor A Fighter The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) Media Weigh Ins were Thursday night and the event was a HUGE success!  This...


I Dedicate This Fight To You

Posted: May 17, 2018

Words From Fight To End Cancer Fighter: Rick Dhillon It was November 1st, 2011, a painful day in the intensive care unit of Trilium Hospital. I was holding my older brothers hand and the small room was packed with all the people I love. My hero, my best friend, my blood was attached to a life support machine. I can remember the feeling of his cold hand as I was trying to warm it up. I wanted to cry but my family was watching and if I broke down they would break down even harder than they already were. I was the older brother now and had to be strong like he would have been. I can never...


Defeat Is NOT An Option! Meet The FTEC2018 Fight Team

Posted: May 6, 2018

The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) is honoured to announce the official FIGHT TEAM for 2018!  These dedicated, brave men and women, will be stepping into the squared circle on Saturday June 2, 2018  at the 7th Annual Fight to End Cancer Charity Gala, benefiting the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. These men and women have trained diligently, for six months, starting as novice boxers and becoming skilled Olympic fighters!  The evening features great entertainment, amazing boxing and is hosted by Angie Seth of Global News and Kevin Newman of CTV’s W5.  The Annual Fight To End Cancer...


Tune In To Watch FTEC2018 Live

Posted: May 14, 2018

 In addition to over 1000 guests in attendance at our official events, we are opening our broadcast up to the world! Tune into our live broadcast with exclusive access to the red carpet, live performances, commentated fights and so much more! 100% Pay-Per-View Sales Donated To Charity! Pre-Order Live Stream | Only $30.00 ($40.00 if you wait) Pre-Order Live Stream Important Dates: –> Official Media Day: Thurs. May 24, 2018 6pm – 8pm | Kasa Moto and Rooftop Lounge Request Media Access –> 2018 Charity Boxing Gala: Sat. June 2, 2017 5pm – 11 pm | Old...


FTEC2018 Silent Auction Is NOW OPEN TO EVERYONE!

Posted: May 14, 2018

For the first time ever, Fight To End Cancer is holding an online auction open to the public! Our 2018 auction, presented by Humbertown Jewellers, is now open to the public! 100% funds collected from the Fight To End Cancer Live Auction Items is donated to The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Don’t miss your chance to secure your item! The online auction will close at 12:00pm on June 1st. Bidding will continue exclusively for guests attending the event on June 2nd using the Givergy tablets provided. View Items & Place Bids Important Dates: –> Official...


Everything You Need To Know About #FTEC2018

Posted: December 12, 2017

Everything You Need To Know About #FTEC2018 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 $800,000.00 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 The...


PRESS RELEASE: Defeat Is NOT An Option | Introducing The 2018 Fight To End Cancer Fight Team

Posted: April 12, 2018

Important Dates: –> Official Media Day: Thurs. May 24, 2018 6pm – 8pm | Kasa Moto and Rooftop Lounge Request Media Access –> 2018 Charity Boxing Gala: Sat. June 2, 2017 5pm – 11 pm | Old Mill Toronto Request Media Access Defeat Is NOT An Option | Introducing The 2018 Fight To End Cancer Fight Team Thursday, April 26, 2018 -- TORONTO, ON - The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) is honoured to announce the official FIGHT TEAM for 2018!  These dedicated, brave men and women, will be stepping into the squared circle on Saturday June 2, 2018  at the 7th Annual Fight...


Welcome To The Fight Team | Fighting Cancer With The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation

Posted: May 9, 2018

FTEC 2017 Alumnus Allison Dellandrea and Dr. Lorne Rotstein her primary care physician since he performed her radical neck dissection for recurrent thyroid cancer in 2009 Fighting Cancer With The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation Welcome To The Fight Team Article by: Allison Dellandrea Allison Dellandrea is the mother of three teenagers, a cross-fit athlete, marathoner, FTEC 2017 fighter and a member of the Fight to End Cancer executive. You are already a member of the Fight to End Cancer team if you are reading this article. You have contributed to the goal of conquering cancer...


Fighting Cancer In The Heart Of Toronto | Featuring Kasa Moto

Posted: April 5, 2018

Fighting Cancer In The Heart Of Toronto | Featuring Kasa Moto Official Media Day - Thursday May 24, 2018 ... RSVP For Special Access The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2018 Gala will mark our first year partnering with Chase Hospitality Group (CHG) 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: "Chase Hospitality Group is a proud partner of the Fight to End Cancer. It is an honour to support an event with...


PRESS RELEASE: Tip Top Tailors Suits Up For The Fight To End Cancer

Posted: April 19, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Tip Top Suits Up For The Fight To End Cancer Tip Top Tailors set to raise $75,000 in the 2018 Fight To End Cancer with exclusive ‘Wear Your Support’ Campaign. Beginning Tuesday, May 1, 2018, Tip Top Tailors will embrace a cause we are so very proud to support for the 5th year in a row - the Fight to End Cancer Charity Gala benefiting the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Many of us have been affected by cancer in some way - a friend, a family member, a colleague, or a neighbour, may even be struggling with cancer right now. Tip Top Tailors has...


Breaking Records With Mariela Burkett's Survivor Bootcamp

Posted: April 28, 2018

Mariela Burkett inspires survivors worldwide with her story of courage and survival. Breaking Records With 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 it to the next level with her Survivor Bootcamp, hitting nearly $15,000.00 in donations, with all funds benefiting the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. The bootcamp saw over one hundred participants...


The Power Of Momentum | Featuring Mariela Burkett

Posted: April 11, 2018

Mariela Burkett is held high as she is honoured by her supporters after hosting the most successful Survivor Bootcamp earlier this year! The Power Of Momentum | Featuring Mariela Burkett Tickets On Sale Now For Mariela's Next Survivor Bootcamp On Saturday April 28, 2018 Tickets & Info Mo-men-tum - strength or force gained by motion or by a series of events. Mariela Burkett’s life has been all about momentum, since being declared cancer-free nearly three years ago.  Mariela took her commitment to fitness, personal training, and inspiring others to a whole new, epic level...


Announcement! You Can Now Wear Your Support With Tip Top Tailors

Posted: May 30, 2018

Announcement! You Can Now Wear Your Support With Tip Top Tailors Tip Top Tailors will be selling FTEC tie clips in their stores across Canada, so you can 'Wear Your Support' in the Fight to End Cancer!  This is a part of their ongoing and significant support of the Fight to End Cancer and 100% of the sales from the sale of the tie clips will be donated to The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation.  Tip Top Tailors have nearly 100 stores across Canada and a very popular Online Store. TIP TOP TAILORS RETURNS FOR THEIR FIFTH YEAR IN THE FIGHT TO END CANCER! Tip...


It's Draw Time Again | Featuring FTEC2018 Fighter Dawn Millar

Posted: April 19, 2018

It’s Draw Time Again! Featuring FTEC2018 Fighter Dawn Millar For every donation made between January 26 and May 11th, you will be entered into a draw to win a pair of unisex Maui Jim Polarized Rimless Sunglasses VALUED AT OVER $200.00! How To Enter... Spring is here (so “they” say) and with sunny weather hopefully on the way, now is the perfect time for a new pair of sunglasses!  Or, if you’re into boxing like me, you can use them to hide any harmful “side effects” – translation: black eyes 😉  Mind's Eye Neuro-Visual Optometry has donated a fabulous...


Leading The Pack In The Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Wolfepoint Consulting

Posted: April 18, 2018

Not only does Chris Small put his name behind the Fight To End Cancer, but he also put himself in the ring to fight for a cause he truly believes in.  After stepping into the ring in 2017 as an FTEC fighter, he continues to support by sponsoring main event fighter, Gavin Grant in FTEC2018.  Chris is a true hero in the Fight To End Cancer.   Leading The Pack In The Fight To End Cancer Featuring Wolfepoint Consulting The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2018 Gala will mark our third year partnering with Wolfepoint Consulting, and...


Making It Happen With Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Make It Happen Media

Posted: April 17, 2018

The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2018 Gala will mark our third year partnering with Make It Happen Media, 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: “Make It Happen Media is proud to support the Fight To End Cancer.  This is a collective effort that raises fund for the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation.  As you know, research is vital in helping us find a cure for cancer; a disease that has no boundaries. Congratulations...


PARENTAL ADVISORY: From Boxer to Fighter... Uncensored Story By FTEC2015 Fighter Leslie Ehm

Posted: April 9, 2018

Leslie Ehm (right) sets up a straight left for her opponent Georgia Curtis, at the 2015 Fight To End Cancer.  Since her involvement with Fight To End Cancer, she and her company have raised over $800,000.00 in support of The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. PARENTAL ADVISORY: From Boxer to Fighter... Uncensored Story By FTEC2015 Fighter Leslie Ehm Excerpt from the book ‘Swagger – The BS-Free Guide to Keeping it Real in the Business World’ coming 2018 It’s May 30th, 2015.  I’m standing outside the vast wooden doors of a posh hotel ballroom.  Inside I can hear an...


Introducing Our #FTEC2018 Main Event: Gavin Grant VS. Rick Dhillon

Posted: April 19, 2018

The FTEC 2018 main event is brought to you by Landscape Plus Ltd., and features two larger than life characters.  These two guys think they have what it takes to be on the big screen... Gavin “Born Ready” Grant, sponsored by Wolfepoint Consulting, has shown himself to be very comfortable in front of the camera.  Whether it’s a candid video at the gym during an intense training session or in his office filming a trailer for his upcoming spy thriller, Gavin’s acting chops are evident. Sponsor Gavin Now! Rick “Sledge-Boy” Dhillon is sponsored by Make It Happen Media...


Building A Beautiful Community With York Marble

Posted: May 1, 2018

Building A Beautiful Community With York Marble The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2018 Gala will mark our third year partnering with York Marble 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: "Glen and I are honoured to be part of such an amazing event. Over the years, we have seen friends and family members affected by this terrible disease. Some have beaten it, others have not. We want to make a difference...


Committed To Building A Cancer-Free Community | Featuring Lincoln Construction Group

Posted: April 25, 2018

Committed To Building A Cancer-Free Community Featuring Lincoln Construction Group The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2018 Gala will mark our first year partnering with Lincoln Construction Group 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: "As a company we all know someone that has been touched by cancer whether a family member, employee or their spouse. We believe in supporting all of our employees and through our support...


Family Physicians Serving The Kingsway Community | Featuring Prince Edward Medical

Posted: April 4, 2018

The Prince Edward Medical Team are ready to Fight To End Cancer! "We believe that most of health is prevention, living a healthy lifestyle that includes mental and physical well-being."   Family Physicians Serving The Kingsway Community | Featuring Prince Edward Medical The Fight to End Cancer gala could not happen without awesome community support.  Our 2018 Gala will mark our first year partnering with Prince Edward Medical 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...


Humbertown Jewellers Enters the Fight... It’s Time to Knock out Cancer!

Posted: April 4, 2018

 Humbertown Jewellers Enters the Fight... It’s Time to Knock out Cancer!   The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) team is honoured to announce the support of Humbertown Jewellers as our official Live Auction Presenting Partners! Humbertown Jewellers have generously donated the OMEGA CONSTELLATION CO-AXIAL DAY-DATE 38 MM to be featured in the live auction at the 7thAnnual Fight to End Cancer Gala.  They are known for providing their customers with an unsurpassed collection of fine jewellery and watches Humbertown Jewellers cherishes their relationships with their clients, as...


It’s Draw Time Again! Featuring FTEC2018 Fighter Gavin Grant

Posted: April 1, 2018

It’s Draw Time Again! Featuring FTEC2018 Fighter Gavin Grant There will be four (4) lots in total including an early bird draw on 10 April 2018 and a main draw on 15 May 2018 for the remaining three groups of prizes.  A different winner will be selected at random for each of the prizes in each lot (e.g., there are two prizes in the “early bird” lot so we will draw two names at random to pick two winners for the lot). (Note: The early bird draw is so early because one of the prizes includes tickets to the Jays v. the Royals on 17 April 2018.) How To Enter... To...


ANNOUNCEMENT: Canadian Entertainers Dr. Draw and Scott Jackson Join The Fight To End Cancer 2018

Posted: March 21, 2018

We are proud to announce that 'Dr.' Eugene Draw (electric violinist), Scott Jackson (human beatboxer) and Jeff Cote (drummer) will be the feature performers at our Saturday June 2, 2018 Fight To End Cancer Gala at The Old Mill Toronto.  You can see them perform before our co-main and main event fights and can also meet them at our Official Media Day at Kasa Moto in Yorkville on Thursday May 24 (5 – 8 pm). There were a number of factors that sparked Jennifer Huggins to start the Fight To End Cancer (FTEC), the main catalyst being the reality of watching cancer attack a loved...


Free T-Shirt Give-Away | Join The Fight With Landscape Plus Ltd.

Posted: March 13, 2018

Free T-Shirt Give-Away Join The Fight With Landscape Plus All You Have To Do Is Ask The Fight To End Cancer raises awareness about the fight, the disease and the great work done by the researchers who the PMCF supports, in addition to raising funds for the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation,.  Our family at Landscape Plus Ltd. (LP) have been supporting FTEC as Presenting & Marketing Partners, helping to raise funds and donating their time and energy, from the beginning.  This year LP has found a way to raise the bar again.  As part of their ongoing commitment to FTEC...


ANNOUNCEMENT: KEVIN NEWMAN, HOST & MANAGING EDITOR OF CTV NATIONAL'S W5, TO CO-HOST 7th ANNUAL FIGHT TO END CANCER GALA!

Posted: February 8, 2018

ANNOUNCEMENT: KEVIN NEWMAN, HOST & MANAGING EDITOR OF CTV'S W5, TO CO-HOST 7th ANNUAL FIGHT TO END CANCER GALA! The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) team is thrilled to announce that we will be welcoming to our team, Kevin Newman, the Host & Managing Editor of W5.  Kevin will co-host the 2018 FTEC Gala with Global News’ Angie Seth, in support of the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Kevin Newman is Host & Managing Editor of W5, CTV's weekly Investigative and Documentary program, now in its 52nd season. Newman was the founding anchor of Global National, Co-Host...


LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 5 OMEGA CONSTELLATION CO-AXIAL DAY-DATE 38 MM

Posted: March 22, 2018

LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 5 OMEGA CONSTELLATION CO-AXIAL DAY-DATE 38 MM Item Description: The especially dramatic and enduring design concept of the OMEGA Constellation line is characterized by its famous “Griffes”, or claws, and striking dials. This model features a silver dial with day and date windows at the 12 and 6 o'clock positions, and a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal. The 18K red gold bezel, with its engraved Roman numerals, is mounted on a 38 mm stainless steel casebody, and is presented on a stainless steel and 18K red gold bracelet. Visible through the...


LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 4 Culinary Experience For 6 Guests

Posted: May 16, 2018

LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 4 Culinary Experience For 6 Guests Item Description: Enjoy a 4-course menu designed by an Executive Chef for 6 people. This incredible experience includes wine pairings with every course. Executive Chef, Jonathan Brum will be onsite preparing and executing all dishes, he will also be ready for any culinary questions. Your culinary experience will be topped off with a waitress present to help with the entire evening. Package Includes: Private In-Home Catering for 6 people 4 course Menu designed by Chef Jonathon Brum Wine Pairing with...


LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 3 Romantic Escape For Two to Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa

Posted: March 22, 2018

LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 3 Romantic Escape For Two to Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa Item Description: Let Air Canada Vacations take you away for a week of rest and relaxation. Set along a natural white-sand beach in the Riviera Maya, surrounded by lush tropical gardens and the crystal-clear Caribbean, Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa is a luxurious oasis for couples and couples with children. Ideally located close to the excitement of Cancun and Playa del Carmen, this AAA Four Diamond resort is an enchanting wonderland of glistening pools and impressive...


LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 2 Experience Las Vegas With Las Vegas Connexx

Posted: March 22, 2018

LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 2 Experience Las Vegas With Las Vegas Connexx 4 Night Stay With Race Car Package Item Description: Looking for a fun getaway? Stay 4-nights at one of Vegas’ famed Caesars Properties, for an incredible experience in Las Vegas, Nevada. Package Includes: 4-night stay at a Caesars Property (Sunday-Thursday) SPEEDVEGAS Race Car experience (4 laps) Machine Guns Vegas Starters Package Two free drinks at FIZZ Las Vegas Champagne Bar in the Caesars Palace hotel Approximate Value: $1,500.00 Notes and Restrictions: Travel from June...


LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 1 Brought To You By Old Mill Toronto and FTEC2019

Posted: March 22, 2018

LIVE AUCTION FEATURE | LOT. 1 The Ultimate Weekend For 2 At The Luxurious Old Mill Toronto Dressed To Impress By Tip Top Tailors And A VIP Experience At FTEC2019 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 7 Star Limo and enjoy FTEC2019 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...


ANNOUNCEMENT: JAY MANDARINO TO BE OFFICIAL AUCTIONEER FOR THE 7th ANNUAL FIGHT TO END CANCER GALA!

Posted: March 18, 2018

ANNOUNCEMENT: JAY MANDARINO TO BE OFFICIAL AUCTIONEER FOR THE 7th ANNUAL FIGHT TO END CANCER GALA! Over the past 27 years, Jay Mandarino has raised more than 50 million dollars for hundreds of charities worldwide by performing as a professional auctioneer through his Not-For-Profit Corporation, JBM Auction Services. At his day job, he is President and CEO of 31 companies including one of the world’s largest Not-For-Profit indoor skateboard parks. The link called “Sightings” on his company’s website, www.jbmauctionservices.com, shows Jay with many of the celebrities that...


'Capturing' The Fight To End Cancer | Featuring Official Campaign Photographer Spencer Wynn

Posted: March 12, 2018

'Capturing' The Fight To End Cancer Featuring Official Campaign Photographer Spencer Wynn The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) has become a year round initiative carried out by hundreds of sponsors, volunteers and ambassadors.  FTEC brings together some of the most talented individuals, many of whom are completely out of their element.  CEO’s and top executives take on the role of amateur competitive boxers, while professional photographers hang off the ropes in a completely uncontrolled setting. Why would so many professionals push themselves so far outside of their comfort...


The Beauty In Fighting An Ugly Disease | A Sneak Peek At The Fight To End Cancer 2018 Official Campaign

Posted: February 26, 2018

2018 Fight To End Cancer Co-Main Event Fighter, Dawn Millar, gets her hands wrapped by FTEC assistant coach TJ Mosher.  The next time the 2018 fight team will be back at The Old Mill Toronto, will be on June 2, 2018, for Fight Night. | Photo Credit: Chris Small Photography The Beauty In Fighting An Ugly Disease A Sneak Peek At The Fight To End Cancer 2018 Official Campaign Article By: Allison Dellandrea, Chris Small This year’s Fight To End Cancer (FTEC 2018) Fight Team had a 6:30 AM call 0n Sunday, February 25th, at the Old Mill in Toronto.  Our Fight Team received their...


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

Posted: January 19, 2018

On average, 103,100 Canadian women will be diagnosed with cancer and 40,400 women will die from cancer. Each year, the Fight To End Cancer Gala features at least one female bout that proves to be the ‘Fight Of The Night’. Join us on March 8th, as we celebrate International Women’s Day by reflecting on all of the hard work that our past, and present, female fighters have put into training to step into our ring and the hundreds of thousands of dollars that have been raised (collectively between them), in support of cancer research at the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Photo...


ANNOUNCEMENT: ANGIE SETH, WEEKEND NEWS ANCHOR OF GLOBAL NEWS AT 6, TO CO-HOST 7th ANNUAL FIGHT TO END CANCER GALA!

Posted: February 8, 2018

ANNOUNCEMENT: ANGIE SETH, WEEKEND NEWS ANCHOR OF GLOBAL NEWS AT 6, TO CO-HOST 7th ANNUAL FIGHT TO END CANCER GALA! The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) team is thrilled to announce that we will be welcoming back Angie Seth, the Weekend anchor of Global News at 6 and 11.  Angie will co-host the 2018 FTEC Gala with CTV National News' Kevin Newman, in support of the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation. Angie has been writing and producing news stories about FTEC since the 2015 event, she was host of our 2017 edition of the Fight To End Cancer Gala and Media Day and clearly needed...


ANNOUNCEMENT: 'Bad Boy' Barry Pletch Laces Up For Another Year As The Official Ring Announcer For Fight To End Cancer 2018

Posted: February 10, 2018

ANNOUNCEMENT: 'Bad Boy' Barry Pletch Laces Up For Another Year As The Official Ring Announcer For Fight To End Cancer 2018 Article By: Luis Parades “LETS GET READY TO RUMBLE!” These words were made famous by legendary boxing announcer Michael Buffer, setting the bar high for engaging and dynamic boxing events all over the world.  A skilled and enthusiastic ring announcer can be the one element that takes a great event and makes it spectacular. Every great event needs a voice, and Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) is extremely proud to have the talented Barry Pletch back on our...


1 Million Reasons To Get Punched In The Face | Introducing The FTEC2018 Fight Team

Posted: December 11, 2017

1 Million Reasons To Get Punched In The Face Introducing The FTEC2018 Fight Team What do you call someone who elects to make a 6 month commitment to do hundreds of hours of physical training, and raise thousands of dollars for cancer research -- all while maintaining their regular commitments to work and family, as well as getting punched in the face?  You call them a hero!  And what do you call a group of 10 of these heroes?  You call them the Fight To End Cancer 2018 Fight Team. The 2018 Fight Team, in combination with our presenting partners are poised to make FTEC...


[FTEC2018 Contest] Fighting Cancer With Christina Vatsis | Featuring WestJet

Posted: January 29, 2018

It’s Draw Time Again! Featuring FTEC2018 Fighter Christina Vatsis Christina is drawing for a 'Gift of Flight' voucher which includes  one (1) roundtrip flight for two (2) guests to any regularly scheduled WestJet destination.  VOUCHER VALUED UP TO $5,000.00! How To Enter... The draw runs until April 30th, 2018. For those who are interested in participating, please make a donation of $100.00 or more to the link below, to have their name automatically entered. Only the first 100 donors will be eligible for this draw - ACT FAST For Christina, the draw is an opportunity...


FTEC2018 Fighter Feature: Sean Lawler

Posted: January 24, 2018

JOIN SEAN LAWLER ON JUNE 2 The 2018 Fight Team is poised to make FTEC history.   Their collective goal is to break the $1 million dollar mark in total contributions raised by FTEC, in support of the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation.  Each one of this year’s fighters comes with uniquely personal motivation, but they all share one common goal:  to end cancer in our lifetime.  Use the link below to get to know the individual team members better and support them in their Fight To End Cancer! Defeat Is NOT An Option SPONSOR SEAN    TICKETS & INFO Help the #FTEC2018...