Our work has an important place in the lives of many people, and our donors know that. It’s their participation and belief in our mission that drives our strong community spirit. On behalf of those we serve, we thank everyone who has made the generous decision to support PH.
Our major fundraising event is the Participation House Annual Golf Tournament, held this year on September 19, 2013 at Sleepy Hollow Country Club in Stouffville, Ontario. Learn more about this year’s tournament.
Last year, this event attracted 137 participants, resulting in proceeds of over $36,000 for our Physiotherapy Program. We are grateful to our 2012 key sponsors:
- Bergen Developments Inc.
- Duka Property Management Inc.
- Scotiabank Group
- Pace Credit Union
- City of Markham
- DTZ Barnicke
- Spring Flowers Landscaping, Ltd.
- Linda & John Hawco of Sutton Group Heritage Realty
Exclusive hole sponsors:
- Bergen Investments Ltd.
- Eco Resources Management Inc.
- Electro Meters
- Elizabeth French
- Fieldgate Developments
- IBX Services
- Krcmar Surveyors Ltd.
- Miller Thomson LLP
- Nirmala Armstrong
- Paragon Security
- Pollard Enterprises Ltd.
- Scotiabank Group
- Silvio Construction Co. Ltd.
- Snap-on Tools,
- Stephen Tar
- TD Bank
- The SPG Engineering Group
and our Special Sponsor Longo’s Boxgrove for donating reusable grocery bags and assorted “goodies”.
Thank you to all the donors and participants of the tournament for their generosity. We also thank the many volunteers who worked so diligently to make the day such a success.
Select Community Donors
Thornhill Cruisers Car Club Inc. in support of our Courtyard Beautification Project
Kelsey’s (3131 Highway #7 & 7710 Markham Road) staff golf tournament
Markham District Veterans’ Association
Royal Canadian Legion #459 for our “Students Helping Students” Concert
Scotiabank Charity Golf Tournament in support of our Activity and Resource Centre
The CHUM Charitable Foundation in support of our Residents’ Christmas Party and Dinner.
Students Helping Students Concert
On Friday, November 11, 2011 we hosted our third Students Helping Students Concert at Markham Theatre for Performing Arts. Once again, we showcased the talented music students of Markham District High School, Markville Secondary School, Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School, Unionville High School and Woburn Collegiate. Proceeds in the amount of $10,200.00 will support our Adult Education Program. Our wonderful friend and supporter, Mark Cullen, was the Master of Ceremonies and the Guest Conductor for the evening was Robert Sheldon, one of the most performed composers of wind band music today. The audience included friends and family of both the students of the five high schools and Participation House, Markham, and dignitaries included The Honourable Michael Chan, MPP, Dr. Helena Jaczek, MPP, Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Councillors: Don Hamilton and Logan Kanapathi, Town of Markham.
Our Concert Sponsor was DASD Contracting, Gold Sponsor was Chouinard Bros. and Silver Sponsors were: Aspen Ridge Homes, Grant Thornton, Home Hardware & Mark’s Choice, PowerStream Inc., Shapero & Mui Orthodontics, and TD CanadaTrust.