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SickKids brings cinema audience to their feet » strategy

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SickKids hopes this video of five-year-old "real life hero" Antonio getting a surprise standing ovation will encourage viewers to have a "share of heart" as part of its expanded fundraising campaign. ...
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Sarnia mom gives back to SickKids Hospital, Ronald McDonald House - Sarnia Observer

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Sarnia mom gives back to SickKids Hospital, Ronald McDonald House
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Jaden Ficht plays with the toys his mother Carlene Baltessen has been collecting for the Toronto Hospital for Sick Children and Ronald McDonald House.
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Children get creative at the Sick Kids to release postcard book - STV Local

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Children get creative at the Sick Kids to release postcard book STV Local But now thanks to the Sick Kids Friends Foundation, there is a way to let children know the hospital isn't a big scary place but somewhere help is on hand with nurses and...
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Creating Memories That Will Last a Lifetime - Toronto Maple Leafs ...

Creating Memories That Will Last a Lifetime - Toronto Maple Leafs ... | Sick Kids | Scoop.it
On Wednesday, November 6th the Toronto Maple Leafs took part in their annual visit to SickKids Hospital in Toronto and created memories that will last a lifetime. Upon arrival, the players gathered in the Bear Theatre and ...
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It's a great opportunity to get the sports team out in the community and gain good community relations. 

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A love for humanity - Niagarathisweek.com

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A love for humanity
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The young boy also collected donations for Toronto's Sick Kids Hospital, where he also spent time, in lieu of gifts for his fourth birthday.
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Starting young, 70% of people who start young will continue to volunteer and fundraise into their older years. So I think it's great that he's starting at such a young age.

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Young SickKids cancer patient gets a surprise

What makes a real-life hero? It's not the cape, x-ray vision or power to fly. But real-life heroes do have powers. Like five-year-old Antonio, who has the po...
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I cried.  I think it's great that kids like Antonio get recognition for beating cancer and other childhood diseases and it should happen more often.

I think that SickKids and their foundation does an amazing job at putting the kids in the middle of all of their campaigns and builds around that.

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Giving back to the hospital that saved babe's life - CottageCountryNow.ca

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The family of Soyyer Lahn is raising funds to help Toronto's Sick Kid's hospital where he spent the first six weeks of life with the 'Help Soyyer Give Back to SickKids' campaign.
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Twitter / ACE_00: Junior and I using the force ...

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Junior and I using the force at Sick Kids Hospital for the Halloween Parade http://t.co/KWZcGNhtUF
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I love this! I think it's great that all the different organizations in the surrounding Toronto area are coming together to support SickKids

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Toronto gamers play to give SickKids Hospital an “Extra-Life” - Varsity

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Toronto gamers play to give SickKids Hospital an “Extra-Life”
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A team of Toronto gamers hosted a 25-hour gaming marathon in support of SickKids Hospital this weekend.
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Students from Canadore participated in this event! It was a great success!

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Children's Hospital Sings Katy Perry's Roar - 2DayFM (blog)

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Tweet · 0 Comments. Tags: Katy Perry, Roar, Children's Hospital. YouTube.
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Sick Kids Hospital Opens Transgender Youth Clinic

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TORONTO - A new Toronto clinic for transgender youth is seeing its first patients today.The clinic at Sick Kids hospital has officially opened and administrators say it will help fill an important gap in care for teens with gender dysphoria.Gender...
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Katy Perry Responds to Olivia Wise, Toronto Teen With Brain Cancer Whose ... - E! Online

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Supermagnets Present Ongoing Child Health Risks - Science Daily (press release)

Supermagnets Present Ongoing Child Health Risks - Science Daily (press release) | Sick Kids | Scoop.it
Supermagnets Present Ongoing Child Health Risks Science Daily (press release) Researchers reviewed data on all foreign body ingestions in children ages birth to 18 years who were treated at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) from April 1,...
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Really, it took them that long to figure it out?

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SickKids Foundation: Antonio - I Believe in Advertising

Advertising Agency: JWT, Canada Chief Creative / Integration Officer: Brent Choi Creative Director: Ryan Spelliscy Art Director: Christian Martinez Copywriter: Tyler Schell Agency Producer: Raquel Rose Account Team: Neil ...
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Amazing everyday hero stories - Bayoubuzz

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Richard Nares: Helping sick kids get to chemoFor many children fighting cancer, it can be extremely tough to make it to their chemotherapy appointments.
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Hilary Duff And Duracell Power Smiles For Children In Need This ...

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As part of the Duracell Powering Holiday Smiles campaign, Duff took time out of her busy schedule to make an appearance at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto. “It was great to visit with families who benefit ...
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San Francisco to help turn Miles, 5, into Batman with Make-a-Wish foundation - Courier Mail

San Francisco to help turn Miles, 5, into Batman with Make-a-Wish foundation - Courier Mail | Sick Kids | Scoop.it
San Francisco to help turn Miles, 5, into Batman with Make-a-Wish foundation
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Make-a-Wish rarely asks the public to get involved in helping to grant the wishes of the sick kids they work with.
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My heart almost exploded!  This has been everywhere in the media, and all over the internet.  From news in Ontario to BBC news, this kid is a sensation.  Make-a-wish is a fantastic foundation!

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Ugly sweaters help charity - Coquitlam Now

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Ugly sweaters help charity
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When you wear that ugly Christmas sweater on the third Friday of December, you'll be doing a beautiful thing on behalf of sick kids. Dec. 20 is Ugly ...
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UGLY SWEATERS! I LOVE IT!  Perfect Christmas thing to do!

 

 

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Sick Kids Hospital opens clinic dedicated to transgender youth | Daily Xtra

Sick Kids Hospital opens clinic dedicated to transgender youth | Daily Xtra | Sick Kids | Scoop.it
Sick Kids Hospital opens clinic dedicated to transgender youth. http://t.co/ySQ1S362AQ
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I think this is smart, not because the child has a choice, but sometimes a child is born with both parts. A parent sometimes has to make the choice and if SickKids can do the proceedure at the hospital before the child gets too old, it saves a lot of hassel.

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Windsor resident deployed on military operation - Hants Journal

Windsor resident deployed on military operation - Hants Journal | Sick Kids | Scoop.it
Windsor resident deployed on military operation Hants Journal He is involved in a charity initiative on board the ship called From Kuwait to Toronto, which is raising money for the Sick Kids Foundation — an organization HMCS Toronto is heavily...
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New SickKids facility provides targeted cancer therapy - Toronto Star

New SickKids facility provides targeted cancer therapy - Toronto Star | Sick Kids | Scoop.it
Toronto Star New SickKids facility provides targeted cancer therapy Toronto Star The Hospital for Sick Children has built a new facility — complete with lead-lined walls — to treat children who have a rare and often fatal form of cancer with high...
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Barrie sailor helping keep seas safe - Simcoe.com

Barrie sailor helping keep seas safe - Simcoe.com | Sick Kids | Scoop.it
Barrie sailor helping keep seas safe Simcoe.com One of the ways is a charity drive, through which the crew is attempting to run the cumulative distance from Kuwait to Toronto, to raise money for the Sick Kids Foundation, an organization HMCS...
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Five Toronto hospitals to benefit from $50-million donation

Five Toronto hospitals to benefit from $50-million donation | Sick Kids | Scoop.it
Slaight Family Foundation funds will cover construction, equipment and outreach costs (Not @sickkids?
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A Group of Sick Children Made the Most Heartwarming Music Video EVER - Just Watch, it's Inspiring!

A Group of Sick Children Made the Most Heartwarming Music Video EVER - Just Watch, it's Inspiring! | Sick Kids | Scoop.it
A group of sick children, nurses and doctors made one of the most uplifting music videos we have ever seen. These kids have strength... just wait 'til you hear them ROAR!
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Oshawa family scaring up donations for SickKids - durhamregion.com

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This Halloween they hope to use their love for the macabre to raise funds for SickKids Foundation. In 2007, Mr.
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