Save the date! On Sunday, July 15th, 2012, motorcycle enthusiasts will come together to raise money for the Hospital for Sick Children in an elite and scenic motorcycle ride. Starting in Vaughan and riding through the Niagara Escarpment with a monumental stop in front of SickKids hospital, motorcyclists will raise funds towards research and treatment for cardiology and brain tumours in children. Celebrity appearances, a wine tour and promotional draw will all be part of the action. With the help of visionaries Salvatore Oliveti, Joe Linardi, Joseph Manzoli, Loredana Oliveti, Alex Lombardi and Lisa Arena, this is sure to be a grand success.
The weather was beautiful on Sept. 25, 2011, when GTA riders arrived early to register for the first-ever Rally for Vita event at Kahuna Powersports. The event attracted motorcycle enthusiasts who were seeking adventure, but also purpose: to raise money for the purchase of the MV-1, the world’s first mobility vehicle Read more
On Aug. 21, 2011, Mackie Harley Davidson in Oshawa presented the 3rd Annual Ride for SickKids. With over 400 registrants attending the scenic motorcycle ride throughout Durham Region, funds raised to-date surpassed the $125,000 mark, all going towards the new Research and Learning Tower at SickKids. Committee members Nella Figliano Greco, Joseph Manzoli, Mark McConkey, Brynn Gordon and Patricia Ianniciello would like to thank all those who helped make this a special event. Read more
As 300 bikes cruised through the streets of Durham Region on Aug. 23, 2009, about $40,000 was raised in support of the SickKids Hospital Foundation. This amount beats the event committee’s initial Read more
As her cherubic face moved slightly towards her loving parents, and her tiny fingers wiggled miraculously after life-saving surgery, little Sarah became a testament to the marvel of science that saves children Read more