Kapisanan Philippine Centre for Arts & Culture Shop @ Kapisanan

The Scene: Philippine Relief Fundraising Events

Here at Kapisanan we believe in the power of Bayanihan. In addition to our ongoing fundraising efforts for #ProjectLifPH, a few community supporters are also holding their own fundraisers, with proceeds benefitting our cause.

Check out some of the events below, and support our Filipino-Canadian community in Toronto!

Andrea Vargas – Holistic Hands On Body Work

Monday, Nov 18, Friday, Nov 22 or 29
Sessions at 12pm, 1:30pm and 3pm
$60 cash, 60 min session, 50% of proceeds go to #ProjectLiftPH
@ Kapisanan 167 Augusta Ave.

To book, email: anroo.roo@gmail.com
Or call: 647.206.4891


I Ain't No Joke ProjectLiftPH

I Ain’t No Joke Comedy Show, Hosted by Big Norm
featuring Keith Pedro, Chris Robinson, Ernie Vicente, Ryan Maglunob, Marito Lopez, Faisal Butt, Craig Fay, FT Tony + More

Thursday Nov 28, 8 to 10 pm
@Kapisanan 167 Augusta Ave.

Tickets at 10$, 15$ at the door. 100% of proceeds go to #ProjectLiftPH


Empowware Yoga Fundraiser
Hatha yoga, Vinyasa Foundations & Headstand Workshop, and Vinyasa Flow

Saturday Nov 30, 12-4 pm
@ Kapisanan 167 Augusta Ave.

$40 all day, $20 drop-in, 100% of proceeds going to #ProjectLiftPH

For registration visit: http://www.empowware.com/


A Homerun’s PAROL Crafternoon
DIY Philippine Christmas Lanterns #PAROL. Learn how to make the quintessential Filipino Christmas symbol!

Sunday, Dec. 1
@ Kapisanan 167 Augusta Ave.

$35 pre-register (limited spots). 100% of proceeds going to #ProjectLiftPH


In addition to #ProjectLiftPH, check out this list of fundraising events and relief operations happening around the city!

November 21, 9pm
R E L I E F: A Fundraiser for Typhoon Relief in the Philippines
@ Hotel Ocho, 195 Spadina Ave

November 23, 5-10pm
Sari Sari for Yolanda: A fundraising marketplace for those affected by Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan
@ Drake Hotel Rm 222, 1150 Queen Street West

November 24, 6pm
Canada for Philippines Concert: Canada’s Biggest Filipino Stars assemble for a benefit concert in support of the Philippines Disaster Relief Fund
@ Fairmont Royal York Hotel, 100 Front Street West

November 25, 6pm
Tacos for Tacloban
@ Playa Cabana Hacienda, 14 Dupont Street

November 26, 7pm
Returning Sun: A Benefit For The Philippines
@ Revival Bar, 783 College Street

November 27, 7pm
We See You Philippines
@ Tattoo Rock Parlour, 547 Queen St West

November 29, 7pm
Wind & Water an Artist Fundraiser for Haiyan Relief
@ Studio Event Theatre, 333 King St West

November 30, 3pm
A Classical Voice Concert for a Cause with Lilac Caña
@ St. John’s Church, 186 Cowan Ave.

December 7, 7pm
Alay Concert II: Rise Up
@ Our Lady of Assumption Church, 2565 Bathurst Street


Besides these fundraising events other organizations are also accepting monetary and in-kind donations.

1. Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church (@2565 Bathurst Street)
- financial/monetary donations + clothing and dry goods drive
- in need of donors for the shipping costs of boxes of relief goods going to the Philippines
- For more info, contact: Fr. Ben Prieto Ebcas
416 787 4547

2. Filipino Centre Toronto
- in partnership with Luminus Financial and the Ontario Credit Union Charitable Foundation
- For more info: http://fc-toronto.ca/yolanda/

3. Migrante Canada and Migrante International’s Sagip Migrante fundraising campaign
- distributing relief goods through the National Council of Churches of the Philippines
- cash donations can can be made through www.migrante.ca

4. Give1ne’s Help Philippines Campaign
- aiming to raise $1 from one million people in order to provide relief supplies to victims or recent natural disasters. A dollar is all it takes.
- For more info: www.give1ne.com

We can all help,  it’s not gonna be easy and it might take some time but  together we’ll see the Philippines rise again.

This entry was posted in Events, The Scene and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

One Trackback

  1. [...] GALLERY « The Scene: Philippine Relief Fundraising Events [...]

Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

vertical dashed line