Thursday, April 18, 2013

Rock of Dimes Toronto takes place May 3 (Giveaway)

The Ninth Annual Rock for Dimes Toronto takes place May 3, 2013 at the Hard Rock Cafe!

Six bands featuring groups comprised of Toronto business professionals will shake Club 279 at the Hard Rock Cafe to raise an estimated $25,000 for children with physical disabilities.

Bands will compete in front of an all-star panel of judges, including Tyler Stewart of Barenaked Ladies, Jeremy Taggart of Our Lady Peace, Andy Curran of Coney Hatch/SRO Anthem and Daryn Barry, co-owner of the Orange Record Label. Maie Pauts from Boom 97.3 will be the host and Justin Hines ( will be the opening act.

All proceeds benefit March of Dimes Canada’s Conductive Education® (CE) program and will support the Academy of Conductive Education (ACE), an early intervention program for young children living with neuro-motor disabilities. CE is an innovative program that blends elements of education and rehabilitation to improve the independence, mobility and confidence of children with disabilities, and has been especially beneficial to kids with cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis and developmental apraxia.

Tickets are $10 a person. For more information or to order tickets online visit or call 416-425-3463 ext. 7380.

As a Mom, I am so thankful that charities like March of Dimes exist. March of Dimes is a community-based rehabilitation and advocacy charity for people with physical disabilities. Their goal is to enhance the independence and community participation of people with physical disabilities every day through a wide range of programs and services across the country. Since 1951, March of Dimes has been on the forefront of the disability movement in Canada. Every year, we provide programs and services to over 50,000 children and adults with disabilities.

By entering yourself in the Rafflecopter below, you could win a pair!

Open to Canadian (excluding Quebec) Residents who are the age of majority only. Valid entries only. Contest ends Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Tickets will be at venue day of event. For further contest rules, refer to the Terms and Conditions within the Rafflecopter.

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  1. Victoria Ess4/19/2013

    This sounds like a really fun event, and it's for a great cause. Also, I love Our Lady Peace.

  2. I want to go because its for a great cause.

  3. Anonymous4/19/2013

    Because of the judges!!

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  5. I'd like to go because I really support this.

  6. I would like to go to support such a worthy cause!


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