• Alzheimer's Disease,  Community Events,  dementia,  Toronto Events

    AND THE TOTAL AMOUNT RAISED AT MEMORY BALL 2017 IS…

    It’s that time of the year  – spring has sprung, patio season has begun, and it’s time for the BIG Memory Ball reveal! We are absolutely thrilled to announce the success of the 6th Annual Memory Ball presented by Feature Foods. With your support, we raised a grand total of $100,000 for the Alzheimer Society of Toronto! That’s right, we raised ONE-HUNDRED-THOUSAND dollars this year! We could not have done this without all of those who came out to our 6th annual event and could not be more impressed by your generosity, enthusiasm, (stellar dance moves) and continued support! Memory Ball was held on Saturday, April 1, 2017, at the…

  • Alzheimer's Disease,  Community Events,  dementia,  Uncategorized,  Volunteering

    #GivingTuesdayCa

    It’s officially #GivingTuesdayCa, and so we would like to invite you to give this blog post a quick read and let us know how you plan to give a little today! — “We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” – Winston S. Churchill Now that we have Black Friday and Cyber Monday under our belts (or perhaps out of our wallets is a more realistic description), we move on to what was once considered the terribly anticlimactic Tuesday, November 29th. But this year, it doesn’t have to be just ANY Tuesday; in many jurisdictions, including our beloved true north strong and free, it is #GivingTuesdayCa. What…

  • Alzheimer's Disease,  Memory Ball 2016,  Toronto,  Toronto Events

    Memory Ball Total Raised 2016

    It’s time for the big reveal! We are ecstatic to announce the success of the 5th Annual Memory Ball presented by Feature Foods.  With your support, we raised $115,000 for the Alzheimer Society of Toronto! Memory Ball was held on Saturday, April2 at the historic Palais Royale Ballroom, with MC Amanda Logan of Z1035. For our 2016 event, we enhanced the overall event experience by adding many new types of entertainment. Performers included long-time Memory Ball supporters Sax 4th Avenue, and some new talent, DJ Alex Tribe and DJ Guillaume Viau. Guests were treated to live watercolour portraits by artist Beckie di Leo, snaps in an animated GIF photo booth from #BLKBX, a…

  • Memory Ball 2014,  Toronto Events

    Memory Ball 2014 Tickets On Sale!

    While many of us were nursing ourselves back to health after a fun New Year’s Eve, others were frantically buying their Memory Ball 2014 tickets. And buy, they did! The limited set of Early-Bird tickets sold out in just under 20 hours after they were released at midnight on January 1, 2014.  The Memory Ball organizing team (A.K.A. FFAB) is absolutely floored by the support from the community and is looking forward to #memoryballsohard again with the most memorable party-goers in Toronto . If you didn’t get an Early-Bird ticket, General Admission tickets are on sale and can be purchased here. The evening will feature an open bar, a dance…