Tag: Charity

Key tips for organising a successful charity event

A charity event is a fun way to bring people together and raise money for a good cause. Find a charity that you connect with and focus on raising money to support them. You can help them make a difference…

Help the Mississauga Food Bank Help Those in Need

The last two years have been tough for most. After dealing with a pandemic, social and economic issues, most have been through more than they expected, but they haven’t faired as well for some. As we head into the holiday…

‘Tis the season when Children should Believe

They say that Christmas is for kids, but since I’m a childless adult (sorry mum) I don’t know one way or the other, but what I do know is that every child the world over deserves to grow up with…

The (RED) Gift Guide: Gifting that gives back

Over a decade ago, I was introduced to (RED), and ever since I’ve been a huge supporter and for a good reason. Who those of you who aren’t yet aware, (RED) is a charity that partners with major brands to…

This New Yogurt Saves Lives

We’ve been big supporters of (RED) for a while now. For those of you that don’t know, (RED) is a licensed brand that looks to engage the private sector in raising awareness and funds to help eliminate HIV/AIDS in eight African countries….

The Talk raises $108,000 for youth arts education through UforChange

Last night some of Canada’s most brilliant and innovative minds came for the second annual “The Talk” – a live panel discussion with thought leaders in support of Canada’s most creative charities UforChange. *images by George Pimental Photography Taking place…

RED + TRUFF – The hot sauce making a difference

Fan favourite gourmet hot sauce, TRUFF, has officially partnered with (RED), the AIDS organization founded by Bono and Bobby Shriver, and leading youth culture e-commerce and content platform NTWRK,  and we are all for it! Today, nearly 22 million people living…

Second Harvest scores with Toronto Taste

This past weekend I had the honour of joining in with some of Toronto greatest food lovers, creators and Connoisseur’s to enjoy an evening in support of Second Harvest known as Toronto Taste. For those of you that don’t know,…

Sistema to host fundraiser to bring in more students

Here at ADDICTED there are two things we love; the arts and supporting a great cause. When you put the two together, what could be better? Enter Sistema Toronto. When learned about this amazing program to help underprivileged youth have…