Starlight Partners


Starlight is entirely dependent on the generosity of our supporters, and we simply couldn’t do it without you. Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Diamond Stars:


Babies “R” Us & Toys “R” Us CanadaStarlight is honoured to have the extraordinary support of Toys”R”Us and Babies”R”Us Canada, the world’s leading dedicated toy and baby products retailer. Since 1998, our valued partners have raised an outstanding $11 million dollars for Starlight Children’s Foundation Canada.Throughout the busy holiday retail season, their annual Campaign of Wishes and Dreams raises both public awareness and funds that support our comprehensive in-hospital programs. As part of this campaign, they produce a tribute Teddy Bear honouring a Starlight child – a program that has become very meaningful for Starlight families.Toys”R”US/Babies”R”Us and Starlight Children’s Foundation Canada also present local community hospitals with an annual grant used by pediatric departments to purchase necessary distractive entertainment resources.Toys”R”Us is also a presenting sponsor and a generous supporter of Starlight’s gala event that takes place annually. Thank you Toys”R”Us & Babies”R”Us Canada for being our valued partner and for your commitment to helping us reach more Canadian children, in more communities across Canada.

Gold Stars:

aircanada_foundation_ENG Air Canada Foundation Air Canada has been the official airline for Starlight Children’s Foundation Canada for more than 20 years. Through the donation of airline tickets we are able to send our Wish children and their families on their once-in-a lifetime magical wish experiences. Air Canada is a shining example of the difference a corporation can make when they give back to their community. In addition to this amazing support, Air Canada is also a major contributor to Starlight fundraising events across the country and annually provides hundreds of volunteer hours for numerous initiatives.
Ardene-Cares_Logo_TM_MC_BL-01 Ardene began their partnership with Starlight Children’s Foundation in 2014 and have quickly grown into one of our largest partners. Ardene kicked off their support with a holiday star campaign which raised an astounding $150,000. Then, in 2015, Ardene launched their Care 2 Snap promotion raising an additional $50,000. Through this incredible support, Ardene has sponsored Starlight Programs across the country including Great Escapes, Fun Centers and a Starlight Room at Montreal Children’s Hospital. Starlight is incredibly excited to have Ardene’s support and we look forward to future campaigns. To find out more about their amazing giving, visit Ardene Cares.
Brookfield Place-Annual Tenant Appreciation & Holiday Lighting Starlight is honoured to have the tremendous support of Brookfield Properties. Every year, Brookfield Place in Toronto lights up holiday spirits and puts the spotlight on Starlight at their annual tenant appreciation and Holiday Lighting Event. In 2012, Brookfield celebrated its 15th year of giving, and broke through an impressive milestone – the event alone has now raised over 2 million dollars for Starlight. We are incredibly grateful to Brookfield and their dedicated and passionate staff who work tirelessly to make the event a huge success every year
Canucks Sports & Entertainment Every year Canucks Sports & Entertainment donates hundreds of tickets to Vancouver Canucks games and other events via the Canucks for Kids Fund. Thanks to the generous donations of ticket holders, Starlight families can cheer loudly as they enjoy the magic of the Vancouver Canucks all season long.
Great Blue Heron Charity Golf Classic Starlight is honoured to be the charitable recipient of the Great Blue Heron Charity Golf Classic. For 2 years this tournament has generously donated substantial funds to ensure critical programming is offered in Port Perry and the Durham Region, including the placement of Fun Center units at Lakeridge Health Oshawa, Grandview Children’s Centre, and memorable Starlight Escapes including: a Scugog Island Cruise and Mother’s Day breakfast. Each year this tournament impresses with its extravagant theme raising more than 1.3 million dollars since it began. Thank you Great Blue Heron for commitment as we look forward to continuing to help families with you!
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Matson, Driscoll & Damico Ltd. Starlight has been proud to partner with Matson, Driscoll & Damico Ltd. for the past four years. Last year was a particularly special year for the partnership as they sponsored seven wishes as part of an anniversary celebration AND participated in both the Annual Insurance Gala and Wish Upon A Star Golf Tournament. The giving didn’t stop there though as Matson, Driscoll & Damico Ltd. ran a special American Thanksgiving event in support of Starlight.
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Rocky Mountaineer Vacations For the past four years, the incredible team at Rocky Mountaineer has worked with Starlight to create the most popular Starlight Escapes event in BC! Every summer, Rocky Mountaineer dedicates a train car to take Starlight families through the spectacular Rocky Mountains to Whistler for ice cream, a gondola ride and a scavenger hunt at the top of Whistler Mountain.
New-L2-Logo LeeTwo Metals Last year LeeTwo Metals became a sponsor for the Drive for Smiles event in Montreal, which allows kids to get up close and personal with a lot of cool cars! The event raised over $130,000 for Starlight and LeeTwo Metals was so impressed with the good work that they have committed to sponsor events all across the country in 2015. We are excited to work more with them to help make seriously ill children smile!
Starlight Insurance Gala In 1994, the Toronto Society of Fellows had a vision — to unite the insurance community with compassion and commitment to fulfill the dreams and wishes of seriously ill and hospitalized children.  Each year since then, the Starlight Children’s Foundation has been proud to partner with the shining stars of the insurance industry for their annual Insurance Gala.To date, the Insurance Gala has raised over $3 million for Starlight – bringing thousands of smiles to the faces of seriously ill children through Wishes, Fun Centres, Day Brighteners, Escapes and other exciting Starlight programs.  The dedication of the individuals who make up the organizing committee is the reason why an event like this continues to be successful. Starlight is honoured to be associated with such giving volunteers and sponsors.S.E.I.U. Local 1 Brooke Lynn Charity Golf Tournament Each year, to honour the memory of Brooke Lynn Brunetta, the S.E.I.U. Local 1 community joins together to host an incredible golf tournament to support Starlight. The tournament continues to grow each year drawing more attendees and supporters together to fund programming. Starlight is proud to work every year with the S.E.I.U. Local 1 team, and continues to be impressed with the spirit and dedication of their community! Thank you S.E.I.U. Local 1 for helping us make a difference in the lives of so many families.Wish Upon A Star Golf TournamentThree years ago a small but dedicated group of insurance professionals came together to create some magic and the Wish Upon A Star Golf Tournament was born. Now entering our fourth year they have donated more than $100,000 to the Starlight Children’s Foundation helping bring thousands of smiles to the faces of seriously ill children. We are grateful for the support of this incredible tournament!

Silver Stars:


Bronze Stars:

ACE INA InsuranceAjax Convention CentreAl & Arlene IsraelAlfa Laval Inc.Alliance Restoration LtdAltus Group LimitedAngus Consulting Management LtdAON BenfieldApollo 8 Maintenance Services Ltd.

AT&T Foundation

Atria Networks

AVIVA Canada Inc.

Avoca Shade Systems

B+H International LP

Baagwating Community Association

Baker & Mckenzie

Barrick Gold Corporation

BC Hydro & Power Authority

Beachcomber Hot Tubs Collingwood

Beaver Valley Stone Limited

Bell Canada Enterprise

BFL Canada Risk & Insurance Services Inc.

Bill Yetman

BJC Architects Inc

Black Sutherland LLP

Bloom Lanys Professional Corporation

Blue Mountain Resorts

Bob McLean

Boston Harbour Hotel

boxx Cosmetics

Brookfield Partners Foundation

Cameron and Associates

Camille Alexander

Campbell & Kennedy Electric (1996) Limited

Canada’s Wonderland

The Canadian Group

Canadian Insurance Top Broker

Can-Rad Beauty Limited

Century Plumbing & Heating

Cheil Canada

Cisco Systems Canada Co.


ClaimsPro Inc.

CNA Canada

Cobalt Pharmaceuticals Inc

Community Foundation Of Ottawa

Convenience Group Inc.

Crayola Canada

Cutting Edge Glass & Metal Inc

Deloitte & Touche

Denise Macnab

Designs by the Yard

Diebold Company of Canada Limited

Disney Consumer Products

Dorel Canada

Double P. Foundation

DP World (Canada) Inc

Economical Insurance Group

Electrostar Contracting Inc.

Elfe Juvenile Products

Elli Davis

Elliott Special Risks LP

Endeavour Society

Energizer Personal Care

Enterprise Rent-A-Car Canada Limited

Entertainment One Limited Partnership

Equicon Services Inc.

Fabricland Distributors Inc.

Fairmont Empress

Fenwick Automotive Products

Forge Media + Design

Four SeasonsFriedberg Mercantile GroupGamma-Dynacare Medical LaboratoriesGem Campbell Terrazzo & Tile Inc.Gilbertson Davis Emerson LLPGlaxoSmithKline Inc.Granite PartnersGreat Wolf LodgeGreg & Jennifer Hayhoe

Guild Electric Charitable Foundation

Halsall Associates Limited

Harry P.Ward Foundation

Harry Rosen

Honourable Order of the Blue Goose

HSBC Bank Canada

Hudsons Bay Co.

Ian & Pam Jacobson

Incentive Marketing Association

Insurance Institute of Canada

Intellimix Corp.

Intercon Security Limited

Intrawest At Whistler Blackhome

Jermark Plumbing & Mechanical Ltd.

Jesslin Interiors Limited

Joanne Lauria

Joe Faria

John Cammalleri

John Cullen

Jordan Milberg

Kaptor Financial Inc.

Kathleen Lindsay

KISS c/o McGhee Entertainment

Lake Kagawong Small Mouth Bass Derby

Landscapes by Lucin

LeapFrog Canada, Inc.

Lego Canada Inc.

Liberty Mutual Insurance Company

Live Nation Entertainment Inc.

Lombard Insurance

Loyalty One, Inc. – Air Miles

Manitoulin Group of Companies

Marble Renewal

Marshall & Rosalie Gottlieb

Masonic Foundation of Ontario


Mattel Canada Inc.

Maxims Limited Partnership

MBM Intellectual Law Property

MBNA Bank Canada

McCain Foods

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament

Mega Brands Inc.

Metro Waste Paper Recovery Inc.

MGA Entertainment

Michael Albert

Michael Rotolo

Michael Varenbut

Middlefield Collegiate Institute

Mississauga’s of Scugog Island First Nation

Morey Chaplick

National Car Rental- Orlando

Nemcor Inc.

Nettwerk Productions Ltd.

Newtron Group

Nintendo of Canada Ltd.

Odyssey Reinsurance Company

Ontario Insurance Adjusters Association

Canucks Sports & Entertainment

Pacific National Exhibition

Pangaea Holdings Inc.

Paul BrannenPaul FenwickPaul Wolf Lighting & Electric Supply LimitedPerlane Group Inc.Plan Group Inc.PlusOnePricewaterhouseCoopersProvincial Health Services AuthorityQuad GraphicsRadio Flyer

RBC Dominion Securities

Regal Confections

Riverfront Medical Services

Rob Apelowicz

Rochon Engineering Inc.

Romarco Minerals Inc.

Rosscor General Contractors Limited

Rosseau Asset Management Ltd.

Rotary Club of Vancouver Arbutus


Samis & Company Barristers & Solicitors

Sander Shalinsky

Sanofi Aventis

Saul & Robyn Quint

Scotiabank, Kemptville Branch

SEIU Canadian Council

Select Acoustic Supply Inc

Serve Construction Ltd.

SF Partnership, LLP

Shaw Communications Inc.

Sibley & Associates Inc.


Smart Centres Management Inc.

Solar Group Inc.

Spin Master

St Joseph Content

St. Joseph’s Health Care, London – Parkwood Hospital

Standard Parking of Canada Ltd.

Steamatic Canada Inc

Steven Sofer

Stoneridge Cycle Ltd.


Summer Infant

Swiss Reinsurance Company Canada

Synergy Foundation

TD Bank Financial Group

The Audrey & Donald Campbell Foundation

The BLG Foundation

The Butler Did It

The Collective Brandsactional Marketing

The Georgian Bay Club

The Harold Crabtree Foundation

The Hurley Group

The Kensington Foundation

The Silent Auction Company

The Toronto Dominion Bank

The Waterboys Contracting Inc.

Thomas Cook Canada Inc.

ThyssenKrupp Elevator (Canada) Limited


Triluxe Fashion Distributors Inc.

Trisura Guarantee Insurance Company

Unicco Facility Services Canada Company

Universal Studios Canada Ltd.

Urban Landscapes

Vancouver Aquarium

Virgin Mobile

vpi Inc.

Walker Poole Nixon LLP

Walk In The Park Golf Tournament

Wallcover Painting

Westbury National Show Systems

Winmar Hamilton/Burlington

Zurich Insurance


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