Pizza Pizza commits to raising $2 million towards new state-of-the-art SickKids building on University Avenue

Press release Pizza Pizza is working with SickKids Foundation to support their SickKids VS Limits campaign – the largest fundraising campaign in the history of Canadian health care. Canada’s leading pizza chain has committed to raising $2 million as part of the Foundation’s campaign to fundraise a total of $1.3 billion, a large chunk of which would be used to completely rebuild […]

June’s: Canada’s first HIV+ eatery opens doors in Toronto

New campaign by Casey House to shine a light on stigma around HIV/AIDS Press release On November 6, Casey House opens the doors to June’s, Canada’s first pop-up restaurant run by HIV positive chefs. To ignite a conversation around the stigma that people living with HIV/AIDS experience, Chef Matt Basile of Fidel Gastro will lead a team of 14 HIV positive individuals-turned-cooks on November […]

Kids at Children’s Miracle Network member hospitals across Canada to benefit from Dairy Queen’s Miracle Treat Day

Press release On August 10, Dairy Queen Canada invites Canadians across the country to help put the “treat” in treatment and join in Miracle Treat Day. As part of the 15th annual national fundraising event, participating Dairy Queen stores across the country are committing net proceeds from sales of all Blizzard Treats to support local Children’s Miracle Network member hospitals. Almost […]

Get free pancakes on IHOP National Pancake Day

Press release On Tuesday, March 7, IHOP Restaurant tradition returns for a fourth year in Canada to raise funds for local Children’s Miracle Network programs IHOP Restaurants recently announced the kick off of its fourth annual National Pancake Day campaign in Canada – and for one day, the humble, delicious pancake will serve a much more important purpose. […]

The changing landscape of institutional foodservice in Canada

By Geoff Wilson Despite growth in healthcare and education, overall institutional foodservice sales in Canada declined in 2015, reflecting the significant influence that demographic, economic and even environmental factors can have on this major sector of the Canadian foodservice industry. According to fsSTRATEGY’s newly released 2016 Canadian Institutional Foodservice Market Report, total Canadian institutional foodservice […]

Brighten someone’s day with a Tim Hortons smile cookie

Press release The full $1 from every Smile Cookie sold goes to local charities in need Today marks the sweet return of Tim Hortons annual Smile Cookie campaign running from September 12 to 18 in participating restaurants across Canada. During this year’s campaign, Guests can indulge in a decadent, freshly baked chocolate chunk Smile Cookie for $1 plus tax, with the full $1 being donated […]

Dairy Queen fans across Canada come together on August 11

Press release 14th Annual Miracle Treat Day celebrations continue in support of Children’s Miracle Network Dairy Queen Canada is once again giving Canadians a reason to treat themselves for a good cause. August 11 marks the 14th annual Miracle Treat Day at participating DQ locations across Canada. On this day, net proceeds from every Blizzard Treat sold will be donated to Children’s […]