Charity

Charity

A pre-pandemic concert shot. Photo credit: Karen Bliss
January 13, 2022
by Karen Bliss

With the live music industry still not up-and-running due to Covid-19 and its latest aggressive variant, demand for the financial and mental health

Adam "Bix" Berger before and afer diagnosis. Photo - Jack Sterling
December 14, 2021
by Karen Bliss

"I BEAT CANCER AND WROTE A SONG ABOUT IT!” begins a post by Adam “Bix” Berger, the co-founder of Toronto’s Royal Mountain Records, before posting a

Interior shot of Massey Hall. Pic by Bill King Photography.
December 13, 2021
by Bill King

The much-loved Canadian pop veteran recruited a stellar cast of talent for his annual Christmas fundraiser for CAMH at Massey Hall. One of many highlights of the night was Toronto Mayor John Tory’s presentation of the keys to the city to Kim.

Screenshot of Ryan Reynolds watching Steven Page's tribute song to him, "Canada Loves You Back".
December 9, 2021
by Karen Bliss

The personal tribute song Ryan Reynolds posted on his YouTube page with the caption “I’m not crying” is now available for sale on most streaming pl

David & Harry Belafonte - photo courtesy of Belafonte Family Foundation
December 5, 2021
by External Source

The Belafonte Family Foundation (BFF) has been launched to create programs

Greg Godovitz' guitar with signatures and Triumph inset.
December 2, 2021
by David Farrell

Greg Godovitz always has something up his sleeve. His latest project is to get as many musical signatures on a Fender guitar that is going up for auction to help victims of the BC floods. The list so far is impressive. He wants more, and he wants pledges. We have the details.

Leeroy Stagger and family - GoFundMe pic.
November 28, 2021
by External Source

The devastation brought on by unnatural natural disasters on Canada’s east and west coasts has affected many.

Charlotte Command of Command Sisters with co-writer D-Sisive — screenshot.
November 18, 2021
by Karen Bliss

Managed by Chris Smith at 21 Entertainment, Canadian sibling duo Command Sisters have just released their major label debut, Rouge, on 21/Unive

November 10, 2021
by FYI Staff

The highlight of the Toronto holiday concert season comes to Massey Hall on Dec. 8. A stellar grouping of Canadian talent will perform, and the CAMH Gifts Of Light charity is the big winner.

October 28, 2021
by External Source

Goodwill and good fun have resulted in the Unison Fund raising more th

A Field Of Dreams project under construction in Bedeque, P.E.I. — photo credit: Jays Care Foundation.
October 20, 2021
by External Source

Applications are now open for the 2022 Jays Care Foundation’s Field of Dreams program, which has invested more than $15 million across Canada over