Monthly Archives: August 2016

Motomax events create exciting memories! / L’évènement Motomax crée des souvenirs excitants !

This summer, Starlight helped to provide many seriously ill children, like Glenn pictured above, and their families’ splashy experiences that they will treasure through our Motomax events! Motomax events are Day Brighteners and Great Escapes that include some motorized fun!

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Being sick is scary. Being a sponsor is sweet! / Être malade fait peur. Être un commanditaire fait du bien !

Finding out you’re really sick can be downright terrifying. But what if, for one night, seriously ill kids could just be kids? Starlight’s Trick or Suite is an event that allows many families the chance to enjoy a stress-free Halloween.

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Former Starlight child now volunteers to pay it forward / Un ex-enfant Starlight fait maintenant du bénévolat afin de donner au suivant

Evan, who is now 23, joined our Starlight family when he was living with Juvenile Dermatomyositis at the age of 6. His condition included symptoms of muscle weakness, which he had severely to the point that he could not walk

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Support Starlight at one of our signature events! / Appuyez Starlight lors d’un de nos événements signature !

Starlight hosts a number of can’t-miss signature events each year and our fall calendar is shaping up to be stellar! If you are in Vancouver or Toronto in November and looking to shake up your social calendar, then we’ve got the

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Motivate Miles for Smiles riders on their bike ride for Starlight! / Encouragez les cyclistes de Miles for Smiles lors de leur randonnée à vélo au profit de Starlight !

Toys“R”Us Canada supports Starlight in a number of ways and their team members are inspired by the stories of the children and families that we are able to help. So much so, that some of their team have created fundraisers of their own, like

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Party Planning just got so much easier! / Organisez vos partys en deux temps trois mouvements !

Birthday parties, engagement celebrations, and retirement milestones, just got so much better with ECHOage! ECHOage is your one stop party solution! They do everything from personalizing your invitations, to helping you get the gift you’ve been eyeing. The process is

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Starlight hits the green! / Starlight atteint les verts !

If you missed out on the first few golf tournaments so far, don’t fret – there’s still time to hit the greens. We are teeing up again and heading onto the course at four more golf events run by Pomerantz,

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Get crafty while giving back at Michaels Stores! / Soyez créatifs tout en donnant au suivant dans les magasins Michaels !

Whether you’re ‘Back to School’ shopping or putting those final touches on your scrapbooks, Starlight and Michaels Stores have a one stop shop solution for you! From now until August 27 you can stock up on supplies and donate to

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Tristan’s Adventure Cruise Wish / L’aventure en croisière de Tristan

Earlier this year, Starlight sent Tristan, a teen who lives with neurofibromatosis, on his wish to go on a cruise! Tristan and his family have been a part of Starlight since 2011, attending a number of events like Day Brighteners

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