Archive for July, 2013

November 9, 2013 – A Vegas Night Fundraiser for PH


“Let Me Breathe” – A Vegas Night Fundraiser for Pulmonary Hypertension
Saturday, November 9th, 2013, 7:00pm – 11:00PM
Brebeuf College – 211 Steeles Ave. East, Toronto ON M2M 3Y6
Ticket: $25 each

It’s Back! The Pulmonary Hypertension Association of Canada – Toronto Chapter is excited to present our 5th annual fundraising event: “Let Me Breathe” – A Vegas Night Fundraiser for Pulmonary Hypertension. With over 200 guests expected, the night will feature casino game favourites, live entertainment, live and silent auction, door prizes, raffles and much more!

Ticket is $25 per person. 19+ event. Cash bar. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

All proceeds go to the Pulmonary Hypertension Association of Canada.

We have food this year! We will be providing new snacks such as sandwiches, fruit & veggies tray, and a cheese platter. Of course, we will have our old favourites of mini chocolate bars and potato chips! Thanks to Instructor Donna Lambert and the Students of Pope John Paul Culinary Programme for providing the food. We will still have a cash bar.

If you would like to donate an item for our auction, please get in touch with Loretta at If you are unable to attend but still like to support us, please consider to make a donation to PHA Canada through this link:

About PHA Canada
PHA Canada was founded to create a strong, unified Canadian PH community. PHA Canada provides leadership in awareness, advocacy, education and patient support on behalf of all Canadians living with PH.

If you would like to donate an item for our auction, please get in touch with Loretta at If you are unable to attend but still like to support us, please consider to make a donation to PHA Canada through this link:

Royal Ontario Museum
Downey’s Farm Market
Melinda Hufana
Shark Club Bar Grill
Mary & Vita Hair Design
Carmichael’s Hair Design
Dr. Catherine Sims
Nancy’s Nifty Nook
Sera’s Run Private Dog Walking and Petsitting
Panera Bread
Live it Up Pole Fitness Studio
Gail Esau
Mr & Mrs Miyauchi
Irma Strilcic
Ian Fox
CN Tower
Vanguard Hair Parlour and Spa
Wild Water Kingdom
Evil Dead The Musical
M&M Meat Shop
Delta Hotels
Art Gallery of Ontario
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters
Shirley Levene
The Second City
Downward Dog Yoga Centre
Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club
Francine Fortier, The Pamper Chef
Bradford Jewellery and Gems
Nicole Limos, Makeup Junkie
Krystal Energy
Studio 4 Custom Jewelry
Cheryl Etherington
Laura Vree, Sweet Handmade
Motion D Photography

“Let Me Breathe” Vegas Night Fundraiser Program
$1 = 1 PH Dollars

7:00p Casino gaming, silent auction, raffles & more!
8:30p Opening remarks
PH Key House – iPad3 & TV unlocking
Performance by The Third Wheel
9:00p Casino gaming resumes
9:45p Silent auction closes
10:00p iPad Mini and Wine Fridge raffle draws
Live auction

Casino Gaming – House Rules
Play your favorite games with your PH dollars
- $1 = 1 PH dollars
- Maximum bid per bet = 25 PH dollars
- Use PH dollars to bid on Live Auction items
- More PH dollars can be purchased at Tickets Table

Silent Auction
– Check out silent auction items including autographed Ricky Romero baseball, Keurig, tickets to Evil Dead & more!
- Silent auction closes at 9:45pm

WIN an Mini iPad!
- Only 50 tickets available for sale at $10 each

Raffles Draws
– Buy tickets to win a wine fridge (with wine!)

PH Key House for iPad3 or 50” TV
– Only 60 keys available for sale at $20 each
- 2 lucky keys
- first person to draw 1st winning key, gets to pick prize
- second person to draw 2nd winning key, gets the other prize

We accept Cash or Credit Card (Visa or Mastercard).

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August 24, 2013 – PH Kids Golf Classic


2nd Annual PH Kids Golf Classic
Join the Blenkinsop family at the 2nd Annual PH Kids Golf Classic. Last year’s inaugural event included the participation of over 30 golfers and raised close to $2000 in support of programs for children living with PH and their families. Whether you’re an avid golfer, or a beginner, or just looking for an opportunity to get outside and have fun, this event is for you.

Whether an individual or part of a team, register today and join us as we golf the afternoon away to raise money to support programs for children living with PH and their families. Space is limited so register now to ensure your team a spot in the tournament. Even if you do not golf, there is an option to attend only the dinner and dance portions of the event!

Event Details
Saturday, August 24, 2013 – Mill Run Golf Club, Uxbridge, ON
Registration begins at 11am. Shotgun start at 1pm.

We can always use a helping hand – if you are interested in volunteering before and at this event, please complete the Volunteer Registration form.

Register Now
We encourage all teams and individuals to fundraise for the cause by seeking sponsors. Teams of 2, 3 or 4 are permitted, individual registrations are also permitted (you may join a team or ask to be assigned).

Golfer registration is $150 and includes:

  • 18 holes of golf
  • power cart with GPS
  • complimentary driving range for all players
  • complimentary bottled water on each cart
  • personalized cart plates
  • pre-shotgun Lunch (before tee off)
  • grant buffet dinner (following golf)
  • fabulous prizes for: longest drive, hole in one, closest to hole
  • apple ipad draw
  • raffle and silent auction

Learn more by visiting the event website at