Thank You to Our Donors


Our work depends on donations from our loyal supporters who share our commitment to the advancement of women and girls in Toronto. We are deeply grateful to all of our donors.

Anonymous (1)
Ontario Trillium Foundation
Irma J. Brydson Foundation
RBC Foundation

S.M. Clarkson
Echo Foundation
The Harry E. Foster Charitable Foundation
The Honourable Margaret McCain
Margaret Newall, in memory of Ted Newall 
Nordstrom
Royal LePage Real Estate Services Ltd., Johnston & Daniel Division
Royal LePage Shelter Foundation

Anonymous (3)
Dan & Carolynne Boivin
Canadian Western Bank
The Catherine and Maxwell Meighen Foundation
The D. H. Gordon Foundation
Joan E. Eddy
Goldcorp Inc.
Harriet & Jonathan Goodman
The Harold E. Ballard Foundation
John and Christine Currie Foundation at Toronto Foundation
Jerry & Joan Lozinski
MFS Investment Management Canada Ltd.
Nancy Ramalho & Jeff Graham
Royal LePage Signature Realty
Tippet Foundation
Toronto CREW
The Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund
Westerkirk Foundation
William & Betty Finch Fund at the Strategic Charitable Giving Foundation

Anonymous (1)
Dr. Kristin Blakely-Kozman
Fidelity Investments
Gibbons Family
The Home Depot Canada Foundation
Ruth Mandel
Jan Ruby & Mary Thomson
Shum Vourkoutiotis Fund at Toronto Foundation
The Garden Club of Toronto
Jane Wilson
Joan & Robert Wright
Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) Canada

Anonymous (15)
Suhuyini Abudulai
Susan Aharan
Rebecca Ruth Allen & Jeffrey Levitt
AMR Barristers & Solicitors LLP
Anova Fertility & Reproductive Health
Sally Armstrong
Tanya Babalow
The Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company of Canada
Brydson Family
Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities
Canadian Women’s Foundation
Mary Anne Chambers
Doris Chan
Vincenta Cheng
Christian Science Society, Scarborough
Linda M. Chu
CHUM Charitable Foundation
Cidel Asset Management
City View Alternative Sr. School
Brian Clarke
Clayton Gyotoku Fund at Toronto Foundation
Collier Fitness & Nutrition
Crestview Investment Corporation
Kathy Cunningham
Donna Dasko
Ellen Denoon
Christina Dorey-Gray
Dorothy and Oscar Rogers Foundation at Toronto Foundation
Denise Dwyer
Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario
Wendy Ens
Eyereturn Marketing Inc.
Sheldon Inwentash & Lynn Factor
Lois Fine
The First Unitarian Congregation of Toronto
FMAV
Nancy Foster
Julia Foster
Catherine Gagne
Frances Gallop
Gandy Charitable Foundation
Geoffrey B. Scott Memorial Fund at Toronto Foundation
Sharon Geraghty
Ronald & Lee Gold
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
John & Judith Grant
Yola Grant
Lucy Greene
Katherine Gurney
Heather Leckie Bryant Memorial Fund
Tekker Family
Steven Hilditch & Nikki Yokokura
Maruja Jackman
Lara Jensen
Janssen Inc.
Lynne & Jordan Elliott
K. M. Hunter Charitable Foundation
Carol Kaake & John Crouse
Kanetix Insurance
Jan Kestle
Tamara Kinsman-Berry
Anne Macdonald
Judith Mandel
Jeannette Manguiat-Stoecker
Martha LA McCain
Sophy McDonald
Heather McGregor
The McLean Foundation
Ian & Hilary McLean
MKTG Canada
Mary Pat Moore
Nancy Moore
Janice Moro
Motion Clothing
Nora Nestor & Alfred Avanessy
Mary Ann O’Rourke
Sally Palmateer
The Peterborough K.M. Hunter Charitable Foundation
PhemPhat Entertainment Group
The Philip Smith Foundation
Tanya Piazza
Plumpton Hill Professional Corp.
Frances Price
Marli Ramsey
Linda M. Rapson
Raschkowan Foundation at the Strategic Charitable Giving Foundation
Sandra Riedel & D. J. Arnott
Catherine Riggall
Gail Robinson
Katie Robinson
Mark Robson
Lucille Roch
Geoff Rytell
Aleksandra Sagan
Barbara Saipe
SAP Canada Inc.
Say Yeah Inc.
Ann Schwemler
Candace Shaw
Kathryn Shaw & Giovanni Strazzullo
Annabel Slaight
Catherine Steele
Andrea Stewart
Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada
Toronto Education Workers, CUPE Local 4400
Toronto Foundation
Bessy Triantafyllos
Tsering Tsomo & Sunil Uppal
Tynan Studio
Ranjit Virdee
Diane Walker
Lenore Walters
Andrea Weissman-Daniels
Beth Wilson
Patricia Wood
Kathleen Zimmers

Presenting

Sun Life Financial

Champion

Elmwood Spa/Bangkok Garden
Shoppers Drug Mart
TD Bank Group

Patron

The Globe and Mail
KPMG LLP
RBC Royal Bank
Ryerson University
Willis Towers Watson

Tribute

BMO Financial Group
The Hon. Margaret Norrie McCain
LoyaltyOne
Scotiabank

Future Leaders

The Chang School of Ryerson University
Society of United Professionals
Torys LLP

Official Media Sponsor

CBC Toronto

Art Auction Sponsors ($2,500+)

Renee Ballard
Susie & Greg Belton
Mary Calder
Eileen Farrow
Focus Asset Management
HOK
The McQuaig Family

Art Auction Purchasers ($1,000+)

Tom Ashburne
Dominic Auld
Ron Barauskas
Flora Courteau
Pinar Crombie
Wendy Macdonald
Marco Mancini
Alberto Martinez
Deborah J. Mitchell
Sharron Mollenhauer
Florencia Panizza
Cynthia Waite
Chris Wright

Art Auction Donations ($1,000+)

Anonymous (1)
Bluboho Inc.
The Odette Foundation
Leslie Pringle & Donald Wright
RiskCheck Inc.
Vestacon Limited
Joan & Robert Wright

Anonymous (2)
Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services
Adath Israel Synagogue
Erin Armstrong
Robert Armstrong
Shirlee Axler
Basketeers
Catherine Beaudette
Roslyn Black
Brands for Canada
Child Development Institute
CHUM Charitable Foundation
City of Toronto – Revenue Services, Assessments Reviews & Analysis
ClubLink
Melissa Doherty
Duet Public Relations
Liz Falconer
FITC
Joe Fleming
Michelle Forsyth
GlobalMedic
Griffith Foods
Katharine Harvey
Byron Hodgins
The Home Depot Canada Foundation
Ilhan Kodalak
Alexander Irving
J. Crew Vancouver
Tosh Jeffery
Nicole Katsuras
James Kennedy
Kids Up Front
Sandra Kolpakow
Mara Korkola
Anda Kubis
Abigail Liu
Eleanor Lowden
Morag MacGougan
Mayborn Group Limited
Pamela Mayhew
Medcan Clinic
Laura Millard
Motion Clothing
Suzanne Nacha
Northlea Elementary and Middle School
OFX Media Group
Charles Pachter
Royal Ontario Museum
Scarborough Titans
Shoebox Project
Shoppers Drug Mart
Sleep Country Canada
Angela Smith
St. Joseph Communications – Content Group
Monica Tap
The Food Dudes Inc.
The Period Purse
Frances Thomas
Kristy van Beek
York Heritage Quilters Guild
Wendy Zelond/Enbridge Gas Distribution

We honour the memory of the individual whose legacy was realized in 2018.
Helen Gurney

Anonymous (4)
Zanana Akande
Dr. Kristin Blakely-Kozman
Ellen K. Campbell
Sarah Corman
Debbie Dykes
The late Lloyd David Smith
Nancy Foster
Sharilyn Hale
Julia Haylock
Martine Johnson
Julie Y. Lee
Joan H. McMillan
Jannie Mills
Mary Pat Moore
Janice Moro
Lorna Pike
Marli Ramsey
Catherine Riggall
Marilyn A. Robertson
Gail Robinson
Jeanne Rowles
Beverly Stager
Andrea Stewart
Vera Ingrid Tarman and Cathy Schwartz
Marilda L. Tselepis

Contact Us


For more information or help getting started, contact Donna Takacs, Manager of Major Gifts and Stewardship at dtakacs@ywcatoronto.org  or 416.961.8100 x365