Archive: Oct 2010

  1. Aurora youth honoured for leadership

    Brooke Harrison helps young hospice residents Brooke Harrison is at it again. As founder of the youth advisory council for the Philip Aziz Centre, a non-profit home hospice in Toronto, the Grade 11 student has been named outstanding youth philanthropist by the Association of Fundraising Professionals.  http://www.yorkregion.com/news/article/885978–aurora-youth-honoured-for-leadership “If people need…

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  2. Historic Don Jail “Governor’ House”…becomes a Home…

    Toronto – October 14 2010 Historic Don Jail “Governor’ House”… becomes a Home … a unique children’s home For well over a century, the big house at 562 Gerrard has stood formidably on the grounds of the Don Jail. Designed by architect Charles Mancel Willmot in the style known as…

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  3. Philanthropy Award to YAC’s Brooke Harrison

    Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Greater Toronto Chapter Announces 2010 Philanthropy Award Winners Brooke’s love for philanthropy began at age 6, when her 5 year old cousin was diagnosed with leukemia. Wanting to help, Brooke began writing stories, selling them for 5-10 cents each. At age 8 and 11 she…

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  4. YAC Thanks Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment

    On behalf of Youth Advisory Council and Philip Aziz Centre staff we would like to thank you very much for participating and / or supporting in this year’s 3rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament. Proceeds from this event will give children who are living with a life-limiting illness and their siblings…

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