Camp Oki was started 12 years ago as a place where children with congenital heart disorders could enjoy the summer camp experience that is such an important part of growing up. This year, 95 children with heart disorders attended Camp Oki – thanks, in part, to the generosity of Lonny’s Smile supporters. Other highlights by the
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“The purpose of life is to contribute in some way to making things better.” — Robert F. Kennedy It isn’t often that I’m gob smacked. But the level of support that this year’s Lonny’s Smile Glamp On event received was unprecedented. This was our fifth year – significant in itself because Lonny passed away at
Denim and diamonds. Jewels and jeans. We’re going GLAMPING so kids can go camping! Invite your friends to join us at The Great Hall on Wednesday, June 3rd for an urban camping cocktail party to support kids with congenital heart disease. TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW! The event will be hosted by Murray Foster of Great
This is what it’s all about! We made a recent visit to The Hospital for Sick Children to present a cheque to Dr. Joel Kirsh and our friends from SickKids Foundation (Anne-Marie Newton and Loni Griffin). The final proceeds to Camp Oki for our Lonny’s Smile Benefit Concert was $24,159. We also provided Camp Oki
On June 6th, Murray Foster of Great Big Sea was our emcee for the evening as the community came together at The Great Hall to raise funds to send children with congenital heart disease to Camp Oki. The event featured an innovative indoor campfire experience with performances from Elise LeGrow, Murray Foster, Mike Ford &
Lonny’s Smile Festive Cookie Sale December 2013 Our Festive Cookie Sale was a huge success! Here are some photos.
On August 21, 2013, Lonny’s Smile went to SickKids Hospital to present the proceeds raised through our fundraising efforts to Camp Oki. Since then, we also presented a trike donated by Jeff Slater to the Cardiac Unit Playroom!
The June 20, 2013 Fish Head Benefit for Lonny’s Smile at the Horseshoe Tavern to benefit Camp Oki was a great success. Over $25,000 was raised to send 25 kids to camp! Our honourary MC for the evening was Murray Foster, member of Great Big Sea and former member of Moxy Fruvous. Photos
Lonny’s Smile Festive Cookie Sale December 2012 Our Festive Cookie Sale was a huge success!
Presentation to Camp Oki On June 20, 2012, Lonny’s Smile went to SickKids Hospital to present the proceeds raised through our fundraising efforts to Camp Oki, along with a trike donated by Robin McLaughlin for the Cardiac Unit Playroom!