Fundraising


Notable Guide to Movember in Calgary

Notable Guide to Movember in Calgary

Gentlemen, it’s that time of year again where you get to be creative with your facial hair for a good cause. Embrace it. For many of you, this is the only time of year when your girlfriend will allow that...
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Jessica Strasberg: Today's Notable Young Entrepreneur

Today's Notable Young Entrepreneur is breast cancer survivor Jessica Strasberg, who co-founded I Run For Life with her two best friends as a way to raise money for the Shoppers Drug Mart Weekend to End Women's Cancers
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Event Recap: Young Professionals Celebrate 15 Minutes of Fame at Power Ball

Though the rain washed away (well, at least moved indoors) the outdoor pre-party VIP gathering we so looked forward to, it couldn’t ruin the moods of the city’s finest, who sucked up the unfortunate weather and headed to the Power Plant for Power Ball: 15 Minutes on Thursday, June 6
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Must Attend Party: Calgary Friends for Life

Friends for Life, a non-profit organization that raises money for patient care and research for Cystic Fibrosis and Cancer, is hosting its first fundraiser in Calgary on June 22. The team behind the event has held a successful series of events in Toronto, most notably their annual galas, and is heading out West
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Canadian Sisters Build Opportunity, Roofs and Friendships in Latin America

Last month, we highlighted the magical place (aka “the summer camp for adults”) in Nicaragua that is Maderas Village. While there, we met two inspiring young Canadian sisters who are changing the lives of countless people in Latin America
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Want to Make a Difference? Getinvolved.ca Can Help

Charitable involvement is something we take seriously at Notable.ca as part of an overall balanced young professional (YP) life. Most YPs will say they would like to get involved in a charitable initiative that’s meaningful to them, but don’t know where to start. Now, there are no excuses
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Charity Spotlight: Paws 4 A Cause

We caught up with Montreal’s Paws 4 A Cause co-chairs Justin Heitner and Nathaniel Devine to find out more about this wonderful young professional-run group that brings public awareness and fundraising for the Montreal SPCA and other animal welfare organizations; we also got the 411 on their upcoming Friday night soiree, a definite must-attend
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One Day Without Shoes Kicks Off April 16

TOMS will once again be hitting the streets of Toronto, gathering participants at noon tomorrow (April 16, 2013) on Ryerson Unviersity campus at Victoria and Gould streets for a shoes-optional walk down Yonge Street, Queen Street West, Bay Street, Dundas Street and back up to the starting location. Can't make the walk? No worries, there are still ways to contribute to this amazing cause
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Win a Double Pass to Toronto's 3rd Annual Revolving Tables

Toronto young professionals: Here's a contest to kick off your day and make it the most productive morning yet. Want to network with top industry professionals in a variety of career paths for a great cause? We are giving away a pair of tickets to one lucky winner to the 3rd Annual Revolving Tables event presented by the Israeli Cancer Research Fund (ICRF) Next Generation
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Over the Rainbow’s TOMS RainBROws Raise $34K

A longtime YP staple for the latest and greatest in denim, Yorkville’s Over the Rainbow opened its doors on Friday afternoon for their Movember celebration and shave-off. By 5pm, a crowd had gathered in front of a media wall to witness the shaving off of well-maintained Movember mustaches of some members of TOMS RainBROws, a group (and accompanying multi-media campaign) organized by Daniel Carman, the son of Joel, the store’s fixture and owner
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