AlainaThe Princess Alaina group was created to help provide guidance, education, and support to individuals diagnosed with rare and fatal lung diseases. Corporate and individual help is needed to raise awareness within the community and media. The 3rd annual PA Benefit to support Alaina Priore is on June 9th, 2013 at the Grand Baccus Banquet Hall in Toronto. If you would like to attend, sponsor, volunteer or donate to the event please contact or call us at 416-930-5437.





Gutsy Walk is the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada’s most energetic and fun fundraising event. On June 9, 2013, thousands of Canadians at almost 70 locations across the country will walk together to raise money to find a cure for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) - made up of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

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The Mississauga Furniture Bank recycles donated new and gently used household furnishings to individuals and families in need, which have been referred by registered community shelters, agencies, and refugee centers. To learn more aboutThe Mississauga Furniture Bank, please visit



Alexa’s Boogie-Woogie for a Cure
Alexa was diagnosed with stage 4 Neuroblastoma 10 days after her ninth birthday. Neuroblastoma is an insidious childhood cancer and is one of the most fatal forms of childhood cancer. Each day is a battle for Alexa and her family. The medical and travel expenses have become overwhelming. She needs folks like you to help raise funds and awareness! Funds raised will be split between Alexa’s family and The James Fund for Neuroblastoma Research. Alexa’s Boogie-Woogie for a Cure will be held on June 15, 2013 at Chateau Le Jardin Event Venue in Woodbridge. Tickets are $125.00 per person and includes dinner, dancing, open bar, silent auction, raffles, and door prizes. Please contact Lennet, Alexa’s Nan,, 905-737-6568 or Alexa’s mom, Cordella Kolb,, 416-949-1236 for more information.




Different aid agencies are working to assist those in need across Canada and around the world. To donate to various aid efforts, go to any of the following links to offer your help.