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event gala 2019  

DBA Canada presents:

Jack's Fight for a Cure




Please join us for the fifth and final Jack's Fight for a Cure gala, on Friday 15 November 2019, and help us reach our goal of $75,000 to fund over 1500 hours, almost three months of full time,  much needed research to help us get closer to a cure! 

What :         Come dressed to impress at our Formal Gala Dinner.

When:         Friday 15 November 2019

                   5:00pm door open - happy hour till 6:50pm

                   7pm - Sit down dinner

Where:        Royal Ambassador banquet centre

                   15430 Innis Lake Rd, Caledon East


Why:           Fun, laughter, good food and excellent company whilst funding much needed research hours to help find a cure! 

Dress Code: Classy, formal  with as much pizzazz as you would like!

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2009:       Our family hosted the first Jack's Fight for a Cure gala 9 months after Jack was diagnosed with Diamond Blackfan Anemia, a sold out event 

                that raised over $50,000 for DBA research.

2011:       The second Jack's Fight for Cure gala was also sold out and thanks again, to incredible support of our sponsors, donors and attendees, raised                     another  $50,000.

2013:       Jack's Fight For A Cure gala, unsurprisingly, sold out, and brought our total of funds for Diamond Blackfan Anemia Canada and

                the hospital for Sick Children to over $150,000 for DBA Research.

2016:       The most recent Jack's Fight For A Cure gala was again a sold out event featuring a hypnotist, live and silent auction, fun carnival type games

                and loads of fun.  A hugely successful event bringing our total TO DATE to over $200,000 for DBA Research  

We are in awe of the support so far over the years and are especially grateful for our loyal and longstanding supporter ESSO and now Circle K past and present owners who has generously donated and been on board since 2009 and continue to do so.

Although significant research has happened over the past 7 years, we are still a long way from a cure and better treatment options.

                    For sponsorship options and donations please click the tabs above.

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