October 25, 2017 (BRAMPTON)— Music legend, Burton Cummings and Band, and world-renowned master impersonator, André-Philippe Gagnon, will perform at the Rose Theatre in Brampton on November 25, as part of a benefit concert for William Osler Health System (Osler).
The 6th annual gala benefit concert is generously sponsored by DG Group (lead sponsor), Orlando Corporation, Alectra Utilities Inc., Borden Ladner Gervais, Mrs. Lois Rice, Magna International Inc., M-O Freight Works, Northwest Lexus—part of the Policaro automotive family, and S. Robinson & Associates of RBC Dominion Securities.
This year, Brampton-born, former Premier of Ontario, the Honourable William G. Davis, will be celebrated for his contributions to the community and to the people of Ontario. Mr. Davis was also the Honorary co-chair of Osler’s Peel Memorial campaign, helping to raise funds to build and equip the Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness.
“The benefit concert is not just a fundraising event, but a community building event,” said Ken Mayhew, President and CEO, William Osler Health System Foundation. “Through this event, we are able to bring together some of our key partners—whether they are community leaders, community members, donors, businesses, staff and volunteers. They come to the event all in support of one goal – raising funds for William Osler Health System and to provide excellent health care in our community.”
Key facts about the William Osler Health System Foundation Gala Benefit Concert:
- Funds raised contribute to equipping and redeveloping projects across Osler’s three sites – including Etobicoke General Hospital, Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated health and Wellness and Brampton Civic Hospital.
- Proceeds from this event qualify for the $15 million Orlando Corporation match, which means that each dollar that is raised, will be matched dollar for dollar.
- Guests will enjoy a reception prior to the show with a selection of gourmet hors d’oevres and wine at the black-tie optional event. Tickets range from $200 - $500.
- Past performances include the Barenaked Ladies, Colin James, Blue Rodeo, Natalie MacMaster and Sarah McLachlan.
To learn more about sponsorship opportunities and how to book tickets visits oslerconcert.ca or by calling Osler Foundation at (905) 494-6556. Sponsorship opportunities can include participation in a VIP reception with the artists, and company logo and recognition in select marketing materials.