IMPORTANT INFORMATION CONCERNING COVID-19

As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, we are all experiencing uncertain times. In light of the current situation, in consultation with our partners and the FTEC Fight Team, we have made the difficult decision to postpone the Fight To End Cancer for 2020. We are working to reestablish dates for and will be in touch with all event partners, sponsors and attendees when new dates have been identified. For Full Statement, Updates and Protocols, please visit:
[COVID-19 UPDATE] Fight To End Cancer 2020

Event News

#FTEC2020 TO BE CONTINUED IN 2021 | Fight To End Cancer Web-Conference Record 30Apr2020

Posted: May 1, 2020

 #FTEC2020 TO BE CONTINUED IN 2021 Fight To End Cancer Web-Conference Record 30Apr2020 #FTEC2020 will be continued in 2021, however we will continue to raise hope and awareness with our team! View Full Meeting Record The FTEC Family came together on Apr. 30, 2020, and used this meeting as an opportunity to update everyone on our status and next steps. Thank you for your support and dedication ❤️ Currently, the situation is still day by day and we’re unable to project when we can even open the doors to Kingsway Boxing Club to get the fighters back into...


LOCKED, RELOADED AND READY TO RUMBLE #FTEC2021 | DEFEAT IS NOT AN OPTION! 

Posted: February 29, 2020

LOCKED, RELOADED AND READY TO RUMBLE #FTEC2021 | DEFEAT IS NOT AN OPTION! SAVE THE DATE... Our #FTEC2021 Charity Boxing Gala Is Locked And Reloaded: Saturday, June 5th, 2021 The decision to postpone the 9th annual Fight To End Cancer 2020 Gala was very difficult, but a necessary step in light of the pandemic. Although at this point we are uncertain when business, events, or even competitive sport will return to operation, we do know that the fighters, sponsors and community continue to Fight To End Cancer, and Defeat Is NOT An Option! The FTEC2020 Fight Team have already dedicated SIX...


ANNOUNCEMENT: Toronto Musicians MATATA 6 Join The Fight To End Cancer 2021

Posted: March 11, 2020

ANNOUNCEMENT: Toronto Musicians MATATA 6 Is Reloading With Fight To End Cancer 2021 Mponda Kalunga - Lead Singer of Matata 6 We are extremely excited to announce MATATA 6 as our feature performers for our FTEC2021 Reloaded Fight To End Cancer Gala at The Old Mill Toronto. Originally scheduled to perform at the 2020 gala, Mponda Kalunga (lead singer for the group), had no hesitation committing to the future date. He's so committed to the cause, that he can't wait!  Stay tuned for the announcement of his charity leadup performance in support of the Fight To End Cancer! MATATA...


Celebrating World Cancer Day With The 2020 Fight To End Cancer

Posted: December 17, 2019

Photo Description: The 2020 Fight To End Cancer Fight Team.  This team has set out to raise over $250,00 dollars in support of cancer research by May 30, 2020.  Learn how you can join them in their Fight To End Cancer. Celebrating World Cancer Day With The 2020 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 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...


'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...


[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...


[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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


Raising The 'Tie-Bar' In The Fight To End Cancer: Announcing Grafton Apparel As A Presenting Partner for 2020

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 2020 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...


'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...


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...


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...


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...


The Power Of Momentum | Featuring Mariela Burkett

Posted: January 11, 2019

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 25, 2020 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 five 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...


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...


It’s Time to Knock out Cancer! Featuring Humbertown Jewellers

Posted: March 4, 2019

 It’s Time to Knock out Cancer! Featuring Humbertown Jewellers The Fight To End Cancer (FTEC) team is honoured to receive the continued 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 8th Annual 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 well...


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...


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...


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...


ANNOUNCEMENT: ANGIE SETH, REPORTER AND ANCHOR OF CTV NEWS CHANNEL, TO HOST 9th ANNUAL FIGHT TO END CANCER GALA!

Posted: February 1, 2020

ANNOUNCEMENT: ANGIE SETH, REPORTER AND ANCHOR OF CTV NEWS CHANNEL, TO HOST 9th 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, Reporter and anchor of CTV News Channel.  Angie will return for her 4th consecutive year as the official host of the 2020 FTEC Gala 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, 2018 and 2019 editions of the Fight To End Cancer Gala and Media...