Charities & SponsorshipsEvery year, Kevin donates to charities and provides sponsorship for events. Read more about the good work that these charities do below - and if you'd like to know more, simply click on each logo to visit the organization's official website.
The Royal St. John's Regatta - Girls CrewThe Royal St. John's Regatta is scheduled for Wednesday August 4th, 2010 at Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John's, Newfoundland & Labrador. This historic regatta is the oldest continuing sporting event in North America. The event continues to draw in excess of 50,000 spectators each year and is a major focal point of summer activities in the St. John's area. This year is Kevin's first year sponsoring a team in the Regatta and he is looking forward to watching the girls race on the lake. We're rooting for you!! (View more pictures here)
The Janeway Children’s Hospital Foundation is a registered Canadian charity with a mandate to raise funds to benefit the health care of the children of Newfoundland and Labrador from the unborn infant to children up to the age of 18 years old. The success of the Janeway Foundation is due to the overwhelming support of the people of Newfoundland and Labrador. The Foundation is your way of supporting our province’s only pediatric hospital and investing in the health care of our children.
World Vision is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice.
Inspired by Christian values, they are dedicated to working with the world’s most vulnerable people. They serve all people regardless of religion, race, ethnicity or gender.
The focus of the World Vision (WV) organization is divided into five major areas: emergency relief, education, health care, economic development, and promotion of justice. World Vision activities include transformational development, emergency relief, strategic initiatives, public awareness campaigns and promoting Christianity. Though World Vision has consultative status with UNESCO and partnerships with UN agencies like UNICEF, WHO, UNHCR and ILO, its financial records reveal that it has funded evangelical activities all over the world. (Kevin sponsors the two children pictured here)
The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure is Canada's largest, single day, volunteer-led fundraising event dedicated to raising funds for breast cancer research, and education and awareness programs.
Each year, thousands of Canadians of all ages and from all walks of life unite to participate in the Run. Their reasons for participating vary, but they all have the same goal; to create a future without breast cancer.
The Canadian Cancer Socierty is a national, community-based organization of volunteers, whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer. Thanks to the generosity of donors and the work of volunteers and staff, the Canadian Cancer Society is leading the way in cancer control to actively prevent, cure or manage cancer. The Canadian Cancer Society takes the role as steward of donor dollars very seriously and makes every effort to allocate these dollars where they will make the most difference in making cancer history.
The Miss Teen Achievement Newfoundland and Labrador Scholarship Program provides a forum for young women ages 13 -18 to challenge themselves to be their best and reward them for their efforts. This not-for-profit organization is operated by a volunteer committee, and funds raised through sponsorships are dispersed in the form of educational scholarships, in accordance with the guidelines established for not-for-profit organizations by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Canada Revenue Agency.
Miss Universe Canada
Since 2003, the Miss Universe Canada Organization has strived to be an active member of the GTA community. We’re proud to have addressed over 10,000 students at schools thru the MUC inspirational speaking tour. Our talks focus on the importance of education, setting goals, pursuing your dreams as well as delivering an anti-bullying campaign. Our tour has been covered by both Print and TV media outlets including the Toronto Sun, ET Canada and E-Talk Daily. For example Mike Strobel feature writer for the Toronto Sun wrote a story titled “A True Queen for Our Kids” after attending one of our talks.
The Miss Universe Canada organization is proud to have developed strong relationships and assisted some of Canada’s biggest non-profit organizations including The Brazilian Ball, Variety Village, CANFAR, SOS Children’s Villages, Save The Children, Breast Cancer Foundation, Sick Kids Hospital, Universal Youth Foundation, Princess Margaret Hospital, Lymphoma Foundation and The Santa Claus Parade amongst others. We have also assisted numerous charities within the diverse ethnic communities represented in the GTA.