FIRST Insurance Funding of Canada (FIRST Canada) is proud to support our community through various charitable giving initiatives. We aim to support charities that make a positive, lasting impact in the communities in which our clients, partners and staff work and live. Read below for more information on the organizations that FIRST Canada proudly supports.
The Starlight Children's Foundation has been transforming the lives of children who live with serious illness and their families across the world. This association partners with experts to improve the life and health of kids and families.
FIRST Canada is proud to support this organization by attending the Starlight Insurance Gala and raising funds throughout the year to donate and support this cause.
The SickKids Foundation heal children through funding research and provide a facility for families to have access to innovative equipment and knowledgeable medical staff which will help them on the road to recovery.
For the past 20 years Heatwave and Icewave have dedicated their events to the courageous children at SickKids. Together, through fundraising they continue to give a remarkable gift to our future generations.
FIRST Canada staff is happy to be able to participate in events that provide an opportunity to support a charity which helps to heal children across the world.
FIRST Canada is proudly supports Big Brothers Big Sisters of Toronto by volunteering for their In-School Mentoring program. During the school season, a team of dedicated and enthusiastic FIRST Canada employees take the time to visit a local school each week to meet with their assigned mentee and engage in activities such as board games or crafts, or just hang out and lend a listening ear.
Second Harvest's mission is to "help feed hungry people by picking up and preparing excess fresh food and delivering it daily to social service agencies in Toronto."
FIRST Canada has proudly supported this cause through various food drive initiatives and is thankful to have the opportunity to help feed those less fortunate within our community.
The Junior Diabetes Research Funds (JDRF) is a global leader in the search to end type 1 diabetes (T1D), through research funding and community support. JDRF's research is committed to improving the lives of those affected by T1D and to curing the disease.
FIRST Canada is excited to participate in The JDRF Ride for Diabetes Research stationary bike-a-thon to raise money through pledges and donations.