More fun, more funds . . . our best year yet!



Photographers: Daniel Lessard & Albert Lee

Thanks to the support of many, the 5th People4Kids Gala has grown into a really fun way to raise funds. This year we raised money for children in Ethiopia, orphaned by AIDS and economically disadvantaged families in Sri Lanka.


Special thanks to our Summit Sponsor


Gala Committee 2012

Co-chairs:  Lynn Deutscher Kobayashi & Patrick Deutscher

Meseret Ali
Tigist Abebe (Chair, People to People AID Organization)
John Chou
Norm Helfand
Ambaye Kidane (Board Member, People to People AID Organization Canada) Chung-Yee Loo
Sewite Solomon
Genet Tsegaye


Ticket & Table Sales

Silent Auction

Oil Painting – Karen Reiger
Oil Painting – Chris Carbone
InterContinental Yorkville
LUSH Fresh Handmade Soaps & Natural Cosmetics
NOMI Handcrafted Jewelery & Gifts
Fairmont Royal York
Sheba Restaurant
Australian Boot Company (Queen Street Store)
Starbuck’s (College-Dovercourt location)
New Balance Toronto
Queen Mother Cafe
Dufflet Pastry
Whole Foods Market
Active Age Fitness
Leafs Tickets (Phil Howell)


McGregor Socks
Camino Chocolate
Booster Juice