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At the MS Society of Canada, when we bring together the passion and dedication of our donors, every act of greatness leads us closer to new research breakthroughs and better support for people affected by MS. These advances simply would not be possible without your generous and loyal support. Thank you.

Acts of Greatness Campaign Donors
The MS Society of Canada is grateful to the following donors.
*Made a commitment in 2017

$1 million +

Bennett Jones LLP
Jon and Nancy Love Foundation at Toronto Foundation
The Waugh Family Foundation


Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP*
Anonymous (2)


Chorus Aviation
Bob & Pat Decker
Donald Berman Foundation
Marvin, Myrna & Jason Guenter*
Valerie Hussey
Fred Moore
Rhonda Peterson
Joseph Randell
The Paul and Margy Campbell Family Foundation
David Torrey


Gayelene Bonenfant
Calgary Flames Foundation*
Sidney Cohen, in memory of Ruth Cohen*
Dyer Family Fund in Support of the International
Progressive MS Alliance*
EVRAZ North America*
Fillmore Construction
Chuck Ford
Friends of Asad Wali Fund
G&F Financial
Gateway Tubulars Ltd.*
Adam Grosjean
In Honour of Bill & Isabel Kelley
Kent Kirkpatrick
Jack Cohen Family Foundation*
Doug McGregor*
Pacific Blue Cross Community Connection Health Foundation
Pratt & Whitney
RBC Foundation
ShawCor Pipe Protection LLC*
Smash Out MS golf tournament
The Lawrason Foundation*
Reno Trentini
Triumph Tool Ltd. and Duffy Family
Cory Turner
Gary Ursell & Helen Kearns*
Patrice Walch Watson


Gary B. Altenkirk*
Jennifer Beqaj
Butler Family Foundation
John Clifford
Salvatore N. & Charlene Corea
Phil Dewan*
Enterprise Rent-A-Car on Waverley*
Dr. Thomas Feasby*
Bonnie & Stacey Gleim*
Suzanne Gouin
Dr. Mark Heule & Mrs. Nancy Heule*
Investors Group
Peter Jelley
Kleinfelder Canada Inc.*
Brian Kusisto
Daniel Larouche
Murray Lukawitz
Malouf Family Fund
Maxwell Cummings Family Foundation
Modico Parking Inc.
Catherine Murray Boris*
Phillip Harahus Charitable Gift Fund*
Portage la Prairie Century 21 Foxx*
Lori Radke
Kerri Riddle
Scott Builders Inc.*
Bruce Shultz*
Edward Shwedyk
TD Securities*
Cathy Topping*
Marie Vaillant
Yaffe Feld Fund in loving memory of John Feld*

Leadership Donors
The MS Society is pleased to thank and recognize our tremendous community of individuals, foundations, and corporations from across the country who made a leadership gift in 2017 in support of our mission and those living with MS.
*Denotes Estates


Robert Arnold*


Late Magnus Bayne
Lucille Loiselle Girard*
Elizabeth Robertson Haynes*
B. Joan Hazen*
Elizabeth Milne*


Doreen Barker Leblanc*
Claire Gordon Firth*
Doris Hyde*
Kin Canada District 7 Atlantic
Lank Family Fund
Helen Gertrude McIntosh*
Norman McMillan*
Kirk Roland Morgan*
Yolande Oligny*
Brian Strawbridge*
Marilyn Swanson*
The Law Foundation of BC
Vancouver Foundation


Eleanore Ard Crawforth*
Beverly Ann Barnes*
Gladys Irene Cadieux*
William Henry Cameron*
Crane Fund for Widows and Children
Elsie Rosemary Diamond*
Maud Duncan Curtis*
Eleanor Isabel George*
Virginia Ruth Griffin*
Ruth Harwood*
In Honour of Bill & Isabel Kelley
Margaret Roche-Heywood Foundation
Marjorie Mortlock May*
The Catherine and Maxwell Meighen Foundation


Alice & Murray Maitland Foundation
All Charities Campaign
Pierre Astel*
James Craig Bremner*
Edna Cahill*
Myrna Castellaro*
Crist Family Foundation
Lyse David*
Denis Desjardins*
Mary Dickinson*
Odette Duval*
Evelyn Elizabeth Edwards*
Douglas Ellenor
Fleming Foundation
Fondation Bergeron-Jetté
Fondation Richelieu Montréal
Freedom International Brokerage Company
Government of Canada (HRSDC)
Mary Heipel*
Paul Hollands
Joseph & Helen Mykietiuk Fund
Leon's Furniture
Diane Loeb
Lois Irene Miller*
Germain Morel*
NorthWest Healthcare Properties
NWM Private Giving Foundation
Oak Bridge Holdings Inc.
Peter O'Sullivan
Jason & Marie-Claude Park
RBC Foundation
Roy Robbins
W. Michael Roche
Evelyn Rymer*
Sanofi Genzyme
Anne Martha Sawchuk*
James Shea*
The Calgary Foundation
Joanne Tosini
VOCM Cares Foundation
Margaret Ethel Wallace*
WCPD Foundation
Dorothy Wright*


Helene Bocsanczi*
Bourassa Savaria Foundation
Bernard Bourgeois*
CN Employee's and Pensioners' Community Fund
Robyn Cohen
Late Edith Crowston
James Ehrensperger
Mary Ann Everest
Fondation André Gauthier
Fredericton Community Foundation
HME Mobility & Accessibility
Jeunesse-Vie Foundation
John Arthur Clark Family Testamentary Trust
John Deere Foundation of Canada
Gale M. Kelly
Robert Leon
Denis Loiselle
Murray Meltzer
Patrick & Michele Meneley
Sheila Gladys Morgan*
Mary Lee Mowatt
Lorne A. Peters
Zonia Piskun*
Clare Rose*
Allison Duncan Rosenberg*
Scott Builders Inc.
Shorcan Brokers Limited
Helen Allen Stacey*
The Gauthier Family Charitable Foundation
Jonathan Toll
Veron Consultants Inc.
Florence Wall
Wellington West Foundation
Anonymous (2)


Alpha Rho Master - MA 1293
William Anglin
ATCO Pipelines
ATU Jerry Fund
Audrey Jackson Fund
Bill & Helen Davidson Foundation
Bison Transport
Giuseppe Borsellino
Broadview Capital Management Inc.
Ginette Brochu
Florence Bourbonnais*
Shannon Kim Budinski*
Eric Burton*
Butler Family Foundation
Canada Life
Carte International
Castor & District Community Chest
Laurie Cavanaugh
Central Okanagan Foundation
Challenger Motor Freight Inc.
Claude Chamberland
Chancery Pacific Trade Corporation
Christopherson Foundation
Clark Builders
Cloverdale Paint Inc.
Marie-Josée Comtois
Collombin Family Fund at Toronto Foundation
Jim Colvin
June Copley
Colin & Merl Cory
Suzanne Crawford
Cremona & District Community Chest
Crescent Lodge 81
Bob Cronin
Louise Dallaire*
Lois Davis
Marguerite Désy*
Norma Audrey Dobbin*
Ian Donnelly
John J. Dugan
Shirley Adelia Eagles Stevenson*
Edna Edwards
Elk Point & District Agricultural Society
Bernice Vera Elliott*
Delma A. Elliott*
Father Thomas Assembly #1321
Fondation Denise et Robert Gibelleau
Fort MacLeod Fire Department
Fraternal Order of Eagles - North West Aerie #2638
Fred North Charitable Foundation
Annie Freeze
Harvey Fruitman
Réjeanne Martel Girard*
Eric Godot Andersen
Gustav Levinschi Foundation
Haskett Growers Ltd.
Dave Hill
In Memory of Graham Hill
Gérard Huot
Hutchinson Charitable Fund
Ingredion Canada Corporation
J.E. Panneton Family Foundation
Bruce & Anita Jamieson
Linda Keane-Luke*
Frank Klemenchuk
Guylaine Landry
Edwin Lehtinen
Sylvia Leonard
Leslie & Irene Dube Foundation
Local 222 Union Hall
Made in the Maritimes Artisan Boutique
Lori Magee
Susan & Doug Magnusson
David Mahood
Malouf Family Fund
Manitoba Egg Farmers
Manitoba Hydro
Léo Marchand
Louis J. Maroun
Glenn Marr
Barbara Martin
Tara McCool
Gary Meyer
Doris Elizabeth Montague*
Late Margaretha Nikkel
Nixon Charitable Foundation
Nordson Canada Limited
Hugh Lawrence Nugent*
O'Connor Family Charitable Foundation
Mr. Paul O’Donoghue, in honour of Dr. Michelle O’Donoghue
O'Neill Foundation
Ontario Power Generation Inc. Employee & Pensioners' Charity Trust
Shareen Onyszchuk
Alex Osten
Mary Pasquale
Pembina Manitou Community Canvass Inc.
Armand Perron
PIC Canada
Pilot Mound & District Community
Dr. Ed Pineau
Mabel Plymate*
Provincial Employees Community Services Fund
Raymond James Canada Foundation
John Reid
Nancy Richardson
Raymond Rouault
S&C Electric Canada Ltd
Sakkara Temple No. 115 Daughters of the Nile
David Sarles
SAS Institute Inc.
Saunders Investment Ltd.
Scotia Garden Seafood Inc.
Narinder Sharma
Silverberg Fund
Sisters of Mercy Newfoundland
Jay Smales
Dorothy Smith*
Sobeys National Pharmacy Group
St. Joseph's Villa
Roger Stalsberg
Stan Poulsen Trucking
Sun Life Financial
Mary Joy Svoboda*
T.J. Rice Family Foundation Inc.
Taylor Family Legacy Foundation
Esther Teitelbaum*
Telus Corp
The Azrieli Foundation
The Gary Bluestein Charitable Foundation
The Honorable Order of the Blue Goose International - Quebec Pond
The Jewish Community Foundation of Montreal
The Stoute-Hill Family Fund
The Sussex Area Community Foundation
The WB Family Foundation
The Wolrige Foundation
Mary M. Thomson
Tori Eileen Thornton*
Thorsteinssons LLP
Mary Ellen Timmins*
Vantage West Realty Inc.
Victoria Foundation
Wawanesa Insurance
John Mark Wickett*
Donald Wilde*
William C. Stewart Foundation
Michael R. Williams
Douglas Wright
Zeller Family Foundation

Research Partners
Research partners are a special community of individuals, foundations, and corporations from across the country who are committed to supporting research into the cause of and cure for MS. The MS Society of Canada is grateful to the following donors.


Agnes Faraci
Colin & Jo Jackson
R. Jackson


Ron Couvrette
George Fine
Dr. Michael Fiorino
Gopher Enterprises Limited
J. Richard Armstrong Family Foundation
Pierre Lajoie
Daniel Larouche
Brent MacIntosh
Thomas G. Melanson
Henry S. Mews
Mr. & Mrs. L. Murray
Alanne O'Gallagher
John & Ann Ogilvy
Owen Bruce Shime
H. Simpson
J. Snyder
Joe Spagnolo
The Brent MacIntosh Real Estate Group
John Torrey
Frederick J. Troop
Maurice Walsh
Thomas Whitfield


414 Union Street
767269 Ontario Limited
Claire Adam
Agway Metals Inc.
James E. Allard
Val Allardice
Lyall & Lois Allison
John Allison
Allô! Mon coco 2700 boul. Laurier #0508
Fran Allwood
David Andermatt
Clifford Anderson
Patricia Armstrong
James Armstrong
Amy Arnold
Irene Askew
Wm Aspden
Harold Baardsnes
Hans-Heinrich Baeggli
John Baillie
In Memory of Joel Balfour
Rudy Bandsmer
Barber Motors
Judy Bargholz
Earl & Cheryl Barish
Karen & Bill Barnett
Leonard Bartlett
Virginio Basile
Larry & Nancy Behnsen
Kathy Bell
Gilles Benoit
Cathy Bertini
Jean-Noël Bérubé
Bruce & Jo Bird
Marjorie Blankstein C.M., O.M.
Gloria Block
Jeffrey Block
John Bobenic
Robert Boettger
Thérèse Boileau
Jeanne Boire
Will Borsa
Susan Bose
Derek Bradley
Jocelyn Braithwaite
Catherine Bratty
Dean Brayer
Donald Brazier
James A. Brierley
Phyllis Beverley Brown
BSD Solutions Ltd.
Richard Buggelin
Michael Bulger
Stephanie Burgoyne
Craig Burkart
Howard Bye
Calgary Juventus Sports Club Casion Account
Maureen Campbell
Canadian Federation of Agriculture
Alvin Carberry
Suzanne Caron
Kelly & Sarah Carrick
Carlos & May Chan
Roy & Nancy Chen
Nancy Cheung
Paul Chevalier
Greg Child
Del Chinnick
May Lena Chiu
Marguerite Choquette
C. Churchill
Edna Claydon
Barrie W. Clayton
Marius Cloutier
Pierre Coiteux
Stephen Coldwell
Dori Coleman
Jessica Collis
Jean Comfort
Rosemary Congdon
Paul Coopman
Gérard Cormier
Jean Pierre H. Cote
Denis Cotnoir
Paule Couet
Raymond Coulombe
Charles Courchesne
Riki & James Cox
Alice J. Crawford
Crestview Investment Corporation
Gail Crockett
Robin Cruickshank
Murray & Lois Cummings
Barbara Currie
Kathleen Curtis
Richard Cusson
Brian Cuzner
Marcelle Dagenais
Ron & Elise Dalby
Firoz Dattu
Grace & Glenn Davis
Bernard De Serres
Peter Demik
Suzanne Deschênes
Ronald Desrochers
E. Dessouki
Di Poce Management Limited
Peter & Anna DiGiuseppe
Caroline Dillon Nicol
Luigi Di Marzo & Charlotte Moran
Mariette Dion
Dione Appleton Investments
Walter Dobrovolsky
Docteur Yvan Salvetti Inc.
Domtar Electric Shop Copper Fund
Donburg Farm Limited
Doris Duchesne
Louis Dufresne
Paul & Janet Dullaert
John Dungey
Randall Dutka
David Eastaugh
Dave & Farrell Eckman
Charlotte Edgar
Elizabeth Edmison
Tim Ekelund
Bahieldin Elibrachy
Brian Ellerman
Jeri Elliott
David & Pearl Elman
Henry Ens
Arthur Evans
Dara Fahy
Fairfax Financial Holdings
Louise Fast
Nicole Fear
Alasdair Fergusson
Barbara Fidler
Susan & Rod Finlayson
Margaret Finn
Caroline Fisher
Lynn Fisher
Susan Fisher
Gordon Flann
Claude Foisy
Brad Forden & Carole Fujimoto
Form & Build Management Inc.
Henry Forrieter
Patricia Fortier
Lisa Foster
Derek Fox
David Foxe
Allan Fraser
Norbert Frischkorn
Funds Administrative Service Inc.
Carol Furlong
Fusco Family Charitable Trust
Tania Gallant
Gertrud Gambhir
Inez Gannicott
Jay Garland
Paul Gasse
Lina Gaudreault
Giant Tiger Store #80
Audrey Gibson
Stan Gieschen
Sara Gillespie
Gilles E. Girard
Janou Girardeau
John Glasier
Michelle & Torin Glass
Christopher Glover
Thomas Goldstein
Peter Gordon
Robert Gouinlock
Normand Goyer
Renate Greenwood
Beatrice Gregoire
Mario B. Giorgio
Renate Grohmann
Réjean Guévremont
Larry Gulenchyn
H.J. Stultz Family Foundation
Michael Hafeman
Maureen Hall
Ingrid Hall
Terry Halpin
Keith Harper
James Harris
Ruth Hastings
Marilyn Heddle
Wanda Hemsworth
Eileen Herdman
Dr. Mark K. Heule
Thomas Hicks
E. Hilton
Greg Hogge
Muriel Hole
Michael Holland
George Holland
Alan Holt
Greg Honey
Norman Hopland
Jillian Horne
Jo-Anne Howe
J. Hubbert
J. Hubscher
Ann Huey
Alan Husdal
Robert Huston
IATSE Local 891
John Iliffe
Joanne Irvine
Edmond Jacques
Jewish Community Foundation
Ileana Jipa
Frances Joaquin
Marlene Johnston
Howard Jones
Emily Joosten
Lynn Kagan
Sulochana Kamawar
Sanjiv Katyal
Dave Kelly
Cheryl Kendall
Audrey Kenny
Dorothy Kerr
John King
Mr. & Mrs. A. Karpluk
Brian Klaponski
Frank Klemenchuk
Scott Kluczny
George & Elizabeth Knowles
Joe & Joan Koole
Gene Kosmyna
Martin Krippl
Ktalysis Inc.
Louis Lacoursière
Patrick Laforge
Richard Larocque
François Laverdière
Alice Leblanc
Ledgir House Ltd.
Janet Leffek
Bernard Lefrançois
Edwin & Francess Lehtien
Lenergy Resources Inc.
Les Pros de la Photo (Quebec) Inc.
Francine Letourneau
Jacob Levi
Adrian Lo
Mr. & Mrs. Peter Lockie
Gus & Mary Anne Longo
Anthony Longo
Richard & Carol Loreto
Ronald Luckman
John Macdonald
Peter &Linda Macgowan
John Maclagan
William MacTavish
Michael Madsen
Kimberly Mah
Thomas Malinowski
Lloyd & Marcia Manchulenko
Joe Matika
Kevin May
Jack Maze
Hugh McAdams
Kenneth W. McArthur
Alex McComb
Deirdre McDonald
Christina McLeod
Joan McMillan
Robert & Junith Mee
Barbara Meek
Roxanna Meek
MEG Energy
Mel's Diner
George & Sylvia Melville
Judith Mewett
Fiorino Mezzanello
Derek Milloy
Armand & Hazel Misuraca
Jean-Pierre Mongeau
Ronald Moore
David Morgan
Melissa Morgan
John Morin
Jeanne Morissette
G. Morita
Edwin Mueller
Mr. & Mrs. Mun H. & Bouck Kim
Don & Jacqueline Murphy
Joseph Murray
Ann Nakamura
New West Truck Centres
Iris Nicholaichuk
Harold & Dolores Nickerson
Late Margaretha Nikkel
James & Barbara Niven
Aurise Normandeau
Shelly & Alan Norris
Erin Norris
Northgrave Medical Inc.
Barbara Novek
Laura Nuttall
Sandra Nymark
Dr. Paul O'Connor
Alireza Omidian
Mark O'Neil
Jock & Diana Osler
Raynald Ostiguy
Robert Pakenham
John Palmer
Hélène Paquet
Barbara Parker
Dennis R. Passerini
Sheila Paterson
Mark Pelehos
Bernard Petitclerc
John Phelan
Claire Pickering
Ward C. Pitfield
Mrs. G. Pitman
Placements Ionta Inc.
Stephane Plante
Alice Plotkins
Serge Poiré
D. Ross Pomeroy
Dr. Georgia M. Pontikes
Port Royal MIlls
Gerry Price
Dominic Proctor
Rosita Przybycien
Dick Quan
Quincaillerie Demers Inc.
H. Peter Quitzau
Vito & Jaclyn Rea
Brian E. Rainey
P. Rasmussen
C.R. Rea
Elaine Reid
Louise Remark
Paul & Nancy Ressler
Ann Rice
Kent Rice
Barbara Richie
Heiner Richter
Dr. Frank W. Riedl
Lavina Rieger
Ian & Naomi Ring
Gerard Ringuette
Marion Robbins
Laurette Robillard
Linda Robinson
Jerome Rogers
Rogers' Family Charitable Trust
Larry Rooney
Linda Rorabeck
Barry Rosenberger
William Ross
Margaret E. Ross
Marilyn & Ray Rousseau
Ghislaine Roussel
Louise Rousselle Trottier
Ray & Pam Roy
Ilana & Stephen Ruby
Norman Rusywich
Rebecca Rynsoever
Charles Saillant
Paul Salmi
Sandy Mountain Jamboree 2017
Jérôme Saunier
Fred Sava
Jocelyne Sayak
Rodney Schlaak
Sarah Schmidt
Rose Schonblum
Maria Schroeder
Susan Senecal
Margaret Sereda
Rich Shepherd
N. Shuttleworth
Arthur I. Silver
Drs. Sacha Singh & Andie Wiseman
Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul
Tom & Angela Skinner
Gary Slater
John Smiley
Dr. Allan Smith
Scott Smith
Susan Smith
Anita & Edward Smith
Mary Souliere
L. Spock
ST Sales Enterprises
Standard Community Chest
James M. Stanford
Trent Stangl
STAT Search Analutics
Miranda Steele
David Steer
Allan Stephens
Ian Stewart
Donald Stewart
Victoria Stikeman
Janet Stone
Boris Subic
Gerry Suek
Frank Sus
Swiss West Foods Ltd.
Donald Sylvester
Francois Tanguay
Tanya Tierney Team Realty
Max Tateson
Donald Taylor
Ray & Fenella Temmerman
The Côté Sharp Family Foundation
The De Boer Foundation
The Gail Asper Family Foundation Inc.
Diane Thériault
Dr. Danny Thibeault C.P. Inc.
Earl Thomas
Shirley Thompson
Elva Thompson
Jordan Tomlin
Toronto Prep School Inc.
Nicole Tremblay
Solange Tremblay
Lynn Troskey
Lorne Trottier
Kathryn Troubridge
Ivan Trush
Joan Trussler
Éva Turcotte
Nancy Turner
Jane Underwood
Ruth Van Boven
Gil & Lori van Buuren
Cecil Vance
George Vaughan
W.A. Vautier
Anne Verschuren
Rita Viger
Lisa Wallace
Evelyn Wallace
U. Wallersteiner
Doug Warne
Sylvie Watelle
James Waters
John & Josie Watson
Rob Weaver
Dr. Linda Weber
Meri Weisman
Joan Weisman
Dianne Wiebe
Thomas A. Wilcox
Michael Williams
Herb Wimmer
Suzanne Woeller
Peter Woodward
Carolyn M. Woogh
Darrell Woolnough
Jack Wright
Robert & Edith Doreen Wright
H.D. Wyman
Drs. Mark & Phyllis Yaffe
Peter Young
Brandon Yttri
Donna & Ben Ziarko
S. Paul Zive
Anonymous (47)

Evelyn Opal Society
The Evelyn Opal Society recognizes an extraordinary group of individuals who have thoughtfully provided a future or planned gift to the MS Society in support of Canadians affected by multiple sclerosis. With gratitude, we recognize all individuals who have shared with us their intention to make a charitable bequest or other form of legacy gift to the MS Society.

EOS Members

Helen Aello
Sandy & Margot Aird
Jonathan Allenger
Beverly Andersen
David & Rita Arbuthnot
Rene Asselin
Jacques Aubertin
Cynthia Bakala
Perry Barbaro
Michael Barnes
Silvie Barrette
John Barter
Leonard Bartlett
Jean Bassett
Anne-Marie Bastien
H. Beckett
Leola Beckett
Odette Bélanger
Rita Berendsen
Joan Bernard
Therese Bernard
Minna Berndt
Gayelene Bonenfant
Anne Bourne
Gregory Bowen
Laura Brandon
Yolanda Bronstein
Sam Broslow
Kathleen Budarick
Cecile Bushko
James Butlin
Diane Butlin
Brenda Cardillo
Dorothy Carnine
Gisèle Carrier et Roland Lebel
Barbara Carruthers
Peter Cassel
Kathleen Cassidy
Valerie Chadderton
Mary Champion
Heidi Charlton
Ken Chomyn
Gerald Chopiany
Irene Chopiany
Sylvie Choquette
Élise Clément
Yvan Clermont
Marguerite Clermont
Steve Cook
Roxane Cote
Angela Crispino
Dennis Cusack
Maureen Czuzman
Margaret Daugherty
Connie Davidson
Robert Decker
The den Haan Family
Suzanne Deschamps
Henry Dewald
Bill Doekes
John G. Doherty
Helena Donaldson
Heather Doyle
Catherine Dubois
Josée Dufour
Gail Dunn
Diane Eisner
Cheryl Elliott
Joan Escubedo
Eleanor Esslinger
Fred Esslinger
Marilyn Fairclough
Carole Ferris
Ray Finlay
Dona Fitchett
Carrie Fitzsimons
W. Fleming
Ron Flett
Benoit Fortin
Alistair M. Fraser
Carolyn Fedenburg
Carol Fredrek
Miklos Fulop
Jacques Furois
Diana & Vito Gandolfo
Vito Gandolfo
Ernie Ganert
Dorothy Gardner
Elspeth Gariepy
Betty Garland
Frances Garritty
Louise Gauthier
Pierre Gauthier
Liz Gibson
Marion Gilchrist
Marguerite Gilks
Robert Gilles
Clare Gillespie
Julien Girard
Nancy Godwin
Madeleine Gravel
Basil Griffis
Annie Guay
Sharon Gustafson
Lorraine Hagerman
Jean Haldane
William Hall
Wanda Hall
Lydia Hanke
M. Patricia Hart
Muriel Hart
Sharon Hart
Sheila Hatton
Helena Hawn
Bruce Heming
Violet Henderson
Miriam Henning
Patricia Hewitt
Michael Hill
Leah Hogarth
Harry Horvath
Ralda Howard
Monica Howell
Valerie Hussey
Gary Huyck
J. Jackson
Bruce Jacobs
Algis Janusauskas
David Johnston
Gordon Joice
Tom Jolliffe
Margaret Jones
Anna Kaardal
Gale M. Kelly
Marlene Kennedy
Robin Kersey
Francine Kingsley
Kent Kirkpatrick
Cornelia Kowallek
Rosanne Kozoriz
Matthew Kremer
John Krochak
Gloria Kunka
Peter Kurita
Jerry Kuzmaski
Julie Lacroix
Yvette Landry
Eric Langin
Louis Langis
Daniel Larouche
Stéphane Lauzon
André Lavergne
Ellen Ledding
James Lee
Cornelia Leisinger
François Lespérance
Sherwood Lett
Marcelle Léveillé
Carmelle Lewis St-Onge
Jeanne D'Arc L'Heureux
Betty Livingstone
Victor Locke
Linda Lumsden
Gordon Lund
Derek Lunden
Charlotte Lynch
Elizabeth Macdonell
Elizabeth MacGregor
Wendy Machan
George MacKenzie
William Magee
Patricia Maguire
Louise Manuel
Henry M. Markey
Louis J. Maroun
Donald Maxwell
Ken & Suzanne Mayhew
Gordon McBride
Donna McClellan
Julie McDowell
Bill McElhanney
Meagan McEwen
Walter McGimpsey
Leigh-Ana McGinity
Linda McGowan
Gwen McGregor
Louise McGregor
Bonnie McKay
Carolynne McKechnie-Trbovich
Diane Mcleod
John Medrzyki
David Merrell
Virginia Miller
Carolynne Miller
Nancy Mitchell
Laurie Modderman
Jean Wickenden Mooney
Marita Morrow
Joseph Mulder
Eunice Mullen
Evelyn Murdoch
Kathleen Murphy & Harry Joosten
Susan A. Murray
Dorothy Mynen
Joe Nastiuk
Reid & Evelyn Nicholson
Evelyn Nicholson
Betty-Lou Northway
Louella Oberg
John O'Dwyer
Cathy Ogi
Margaret H. Oliver
Jack Osten
Bob Osterhout
Micheline Ouellet
Kati Ouellet
Eric Ouellet
Seka Owen
Eileen Palmer
Cathy Paré
Joyce Parker
Ross Parkin
John Paziuk
Marjorie Paziuk
Marg Pearce
Sylvie Perrault
Elfriede Perrey
James Perrin
Jan Petrar
Gloria Pickard
Dr. Ed Pineau
Sandra Popham
Anne Power
K. Power
Isabelle Provençal
W. Rath
James Redditt
Richard Rees
France Ricard
Bruce & Sylvia Richmond
Hugh Richter
Debra Rigsby
Stephanie Robb
John & Sharen Robinson
Beverly Robinson
Dan Rollins
Evelyn Rose
Steve Roy
Lorenzo Ruffini
Tracy Ruffini
Norman Rusywich
Donald S. Rutherford
Peter Sartorelli
Yves Savoie
Lionel Saxby
Donna Schlecht
Teresa Schnurr
Al Schoen
Louise Singer
Elaine Skistod
Grant Smalley
Bev Smalley
Steve Smith
Rita Smith
Sheila Smith
Kevin Smith
Gladys Smith
Rachel Souchereau
Wendy Spooner
Jean-Guy St Yves
Jean Stainton
Rosalynn Starkes
Emma Stewart
Ron Stuart
Gillian Stuart-Lyon
Vida Sukys
Sharon Sundberg
Norma Sutherland
Donald Taylor
Patricia Taylor
John Tesseyman
Jean Tesseyman
Élizabeth Têtu
Marie Thibault
Karen Thomas
Robert Thomlinson
Graham Thompson
Larus Thorarinson
Christiane Thouin
Jayne Thrasher
Wendy Todd
David L. Torrey
Bill Trbovich
Janik Tremblay
Daphne Tucker Faulkner
Nancy Turner
Mary-Ellen Turner
Ernest Underwood
Heather Urch
Charles Urch
Marie Vaillant
Nellie Valentine
Marion Vanderwood
Margaret Vanwyck
Jim Verokosky
Thomas Vida
Linda Walker
Donovan Walker
Sheila Wallin
Carole L. Ward
Irene Watts
Thomas Wells
E. Wesolowski
Anne Whan
Garry Wheeler
Beatrice White
Joy Wickett
Jean Wilson
Charles Wilson
Grant Winterton
Janet & Peter Wolfe
Brian Woodcock
Penny Wright
Melanie Yach
Denise Young
Sandra Zagon
Arthur Zutis
Anonymous (9)

Walk/Bike: Fundraisers/Top Teams & Event Donors
MS Walk and MS Bike are the MS Society’s two signature events that unite communities across Canada to unleash the power of collective action.Each year thousands of participants, donors and volunteers come together to show their support and help raise millions of dollars to help end MS. Thank you for your outstanding contributions.

Top Event Fundraiser
We thank the following top event fundraisers who raised more than $10,000 in 2017.


Darcie James BC
Pascale Lavallée QC
Barry Travnicek ON


Lynda Archambault QC
Yves Beaulieu QC
Samara Bleiwas ON
Jason Gregor AB
Linda Jarrett ON
Luc Lacombe QC
Doug Meloche ON
Suzanne Mignault QC
Keith Mychaluk AB
Julia Nimilowich AB
Stacey Shein ON
Jonathan Simmons ON


David Arbuthnot ON
Tim Blom NB
Doug Coleman ON
Scott Davis ON
Colin Findlay MB
Helen Kearns ON
Chris Kieser AB
David Knight ON
André Lespérance QC
Timothy Mahoney AB
David G. Palmer ON
Barry Taylor AB
Andrea Trigg AB
Arthur Weingarden ON


Malki & Izzie Abrams ON
Alison Adams ON
All In For MS BC
Jonathan Allenger ON
Jaclyn Amar ON
Ron Bailey MB
Bill Bates ON
Mark Bazerman ON
Henriette Benoit ON
Manon Bernard QC
Deborah Best ON
Ineke Bezuyen ON
Matthew Boswell ON
Salina Bugeaud AB
Colin Bulger AB
Brad Bulger AB
Bernie Burnett ON
Sharon Byrne ON
Rick Casson AB
Paul Chapman MB
Morgan Chapman ON
Dwayne Chapman ON
Roger Charest QC
Eric Choi BC
Jake Coady AB
Rick Columbia ON
Ricky Cormier NB
John Crawley AB
John Cuddie ON
Ken Cudmore AB
Christian Cyr QC
Geneviève Cyrenne QC
Matthew Dasilva ON
Robert Decker AB
Tom Dennehy AB
Christie deSouza ON
Julie Dranitsaris ON
Scona Electric AB
Luke Faubert AB
Chuck Ford NS
Nicholas Fowler AB
Amanda Fraser AB
Mark Freedman ON
Jeff Granberg AB
Jason Guenter AB
Doug Hansen AB
Chuck Hartlen NS
Myrna Hastings ON
David Hawrysh QC
Meg Henderson ON
Kerry Hetu AB
Roland Houle SK
Krysta Inch AB
Lindsay Ireland ON
Richard James BC
Julie Jean QC
Nancy Kastner ON
Judy Kazakawich AB
Maureen Kerbel ON
Ken Kerr AB
Lucas Kessler SK
Jonathan Kleinsasser MB
Tracy Koluk AB
Fern Landry ON
Marc Larocque ON
Wayne Lavold AB
Dawn Leder AB
Paul Lefebvre AB
Alli Leithoff AB
Wayne Lessard ON
Nancy Lessard ON
Nancy Lester ON
Corinne Lotoski AB
Ellen MacGregor AB
John Makris SK
Juan Manrique AB
Cynthia Mansfield AB
Sara Marcello ON
Rob McGrath AB
Darryl Mergaert AB
Paula Merrier BC
Louise Michaud QC
Bonnie Miller SK
Becky Money AB
Keith Moore ON
Ray Murrell BC
Tracey Ostermann ON
Jenna Pace ON
Larry Payne ON
Shaun Piercey AB
Melvin Porter ON
Griffin Purdy AB
Amar Randhawa AB
Elaine Rankine ON
Giulia Rea ON
Elsye Reader SK
Brenda Rosychuk AB
Patrycia Rzechowka AB
Sal Salvaggio BC
Joyce Santos BC
Rejean Savard QC
Luke Schoonderwoerd ON
Soren Schou BC
Reese Shufelt ON
Bryan Simister AB
John Simone ON
Barry Sullivan AB
Kevin Tamblyn AB
Gail Taylor AB
Candice Thomas ON
Christiane Thouin QC
Marjorie Tibbitts ON
Shaylen Toews AB
Mike Tuohy AB
Cory Turner ON
Dean Unruh AB
Greg Van Tighem AB
Barbara Van Walleghem MB
Gloria Vermeulen BC
Millar Weddig ON
Voon Wee Yong AB
Michael Weinstein MB
David Wilton ON
Anonymous NB

Top Team
We thank the following top event teams who collectively raised more than $20,000 in 2017.


Happy Fillmores AB
Team Cowbell ON


Doug and Marion's MS Erasers ON
Les Pédaliers de l'Avenir QC
PCL Construction AB
Team United Cycle AB
Woop de Woo BC


Active Physio Works- Team Rehab AB
Bike for Mike ON
Butt Ugly ON
eSPrit SPortif QC
Lespérance QC
Menstrual Cycles AB
Smokin' Embers AB
Team Bleiwas ON
United Construction AB


Alpine ON
Basintek - For the HELLth of it AB
BDO Bikers AB
Bunsen Honeydews AB
C.T. Soil's Mighty Celtic Warriors ON
Connect2EndMS AB
Copper Pedalers BC
Croix Bleue Medavie QC
Crystal Spring Team MB
Cyclepaths MB
Faut l'Fer QC
Friends of Jo-Anne MB
Gallaghers Grape Expectations BC
Gears & Beers AB, ON
Glen's Titans Never Tire AB
Gluteus to the Maximus ON
Greatful Tread of Great-West Life MB
I Ride Cause I Can ON
Inch by Inch AB
Industrial Pedalers MB
ITC Skylines AB
Journey for Jani ON
Keep on Truckin' ON
Kiss MS Goodbye AB
L'Équipe qui a du chien QC
Libro Freewheelers ON
London Life Cycles ON
Loose Sprockets NS
Mighty Spinners AB
Miles for Mo ON
Miles for Smiles ON
MyButts-Eh-King SK
MyélinisAction ON
On the Run AB
PD Slow Riders AB
Renew Raging Rollers AB
SG Front Forks AB
SPinning wheels QC
Stellas and Glens and Bikes oh my ON
Steps for the Cure ON
Sus Scrofas AB
Team Addison BC
Team Anderson Craft Ales ON
Team Chris AB
Team Eramosa ON
Team Julia AB
Team Nervous AB
Team Stein Club ON
Teva Canada Innovation / Solutions Partagées QC
The Bulger Backers AB
Tour de Ands AB
Ualberta Bears AB
VIA Rail Canada QC
Vol-au-vent QC
West Island Roadrunners QC
Wheelie Awesome Live Wires NS


Blazing Saddle Sores SK
Casson's Crew AB
Guys and Gals A 1000 Plus ON
Jasper Steel Panthers AB
Just Soar AB
Le Kosh Group QC
Les Générations XYZ QC
Mastronardi Produce ON
Mattamy's MS Walk for Angela ON
Misterlegou QC
Pirate Ship AB
Rozzi's Riders MB
Spicers Canada ON
Spokes People AB
Team Kearns ON
Team ML QC
Team Spirit ON
The C-Trains ON
The Kitchener BreakAways ON
The Rolling Cause AB
The Spokespeople AB
Wheelie Good Times NS

Top Event Donors
We thank the following donors who made an extraordinary gift of $5,000 or more to an event participant in 2017.


RBC Foundation


Alan & Roula Rossy Family Foundation
Classique de golf Prémoulé
CN Employees' and Pensioners' Community Fund
Devon Funtimers Hockey Club
Dr. Christopher Moore Dentistry Professional Corp
Ember Resources
Chuck Hartlen
In Memory of Pearl Kirsch
Investors Group
ITC Management Inc.
Pengrowth Energy Corporation
Patrick Priestner
R & D Drywall Inc.
Stacie Sarbaugh
Luke Schoonderwoerd
Transworld Management Ltd.
David & Mary Lynne Wilton


Bennett Jones LLP
Canadian Tire Prince Albert
Carter Ford LLP
Conam Charitable Foundation
Ian Cubitt
Marc Daigneault
Delaney Capital Management
EJS Investments Corp.
Énergir, the new Gaz Métro
Equitable Life of Canada
Fondation Santé Saint-Laurent inc.
Hon Michael M. Fortier, cp
FTE Drilling
Genzyme Canada
Go Connect
Great West Life Assurance Company
Greystone Managed Investments
Groupe Leclair
Groupe Tremblay
Mario Hart
Antonella Iannitti
Industrial Construction Investments Inc.
Ivanhoé Cambridge
Jer's Corporation
KingSett Capital
Scott Kitching & Barb Van Walleghem
Les Entreprises Michel Marchand inc.
Metro Kopansky
MOD Developments Inc
Allan Markin
MR Menswear
Frank Murgic
Mike Neumann
Karen Penrice
RBC Capital Markets
Roadmap Capital Inc.
Rona Lespérance
Round Table Management Ltd.
SAT Consuling & Construction Inc.
Sun Life Financial
The Canadian Brewhouse
The Great-West Life Assurance Company
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
The Morris and Beverly Baker Foundation
Christiane Thouin
Tropic Air Systems
Jeff Turenne
Valero Energy
Vigilance Santé
WHS Foundation
Willis Towers Watson
Frank & Elaine Wilson
Yves Giard et André Pearson - 24 h de dek hockey Pearson-Giard
Anonymous (6)

I Challenge MS
From running a marathon to organizing a garage sale, I Challenge MS empowers individuals to raise money in meaningful ways for Canadians living with MS. We are pleased to recognize the passionate individuals who helped raise and inspire contributions of $20,000 or more to the MS Society’s critical work this past year.


Christine and Carol's Wedding QC
Darren Haydar Charity Golf Tournament ON
Federation Charity Golf Classic AB
Golden Gala - by Century 21 ON
Hume - Targa Race ON
IBEW Local 258 BC
Let's Rock n' Roll MS Away ON
Nerves of Steel- Jenna Pace & Friends ON
Night to Fight MS ON
North Peace MS Trail Ride AB
Pearl Gloves ON
Real and Deal ON
Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend Scotiabank Charity Challenge ON

Event Sponsors & Cause Marketing and Corporate Partners
Through cause marketing campaigns, employee support, and sponsorship of our programs and event, thank you to our corporate partners who make an impact in the lives of Canadians affected by MS.

Event Sponsors & Cause Marketing and Corporate Partners

A&W Food Services of Canada NAT
Air Canada QC
Biogen Canada NAT
Bioscript Solutions NAT
Brinks Inc. NAT
Collective Waste Solutions AB&NWT
D+H Ltd. ON&NU
Desjardins Group QC
Drive Medical NAT
Ernst & Young QC
Fairmont Royal York ON&NU
Frida Fine Jewellery ATL
First Truck Centre AB&NWT
Google NAT
Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd NAT
IBM Software Sales, Canada NAT
Johnson Insurance AB&NWT
K+S Potash Canada SK
Knight Automotive Group SK
Little Short Stop Stores Ltd. ON&NU
Mandarin Restaurants ON&NU
Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries MB
Manulife Financial ON&NU
McKinsey ON&NU
Medavie Blue Cross NAT
Morneau Shepell ON&NU
Moxies Grill & Bar AB&NWT
Mr. Lube Foundation NAT
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Canada AB&NWT, ON&NU, QC
Old Dutch Foods Ltd. ON&NU
PCL Constructors Canada Inc. NAT
Pizzaville ON&NU
Plus 1 NAT
Prairie Lube Ltd. AB&NWT
Purolator ATL
RBC Foundation NAT
Ritchie Bros Auctioneers AB&NWT
Sanofi Genzyme NAT
Santé Naturelle Adrien Gagnon QC
Saskatchewan Blue Cross SK
Scotiabank NAT
Sentinel Storage AB&NWT, ATL
SimEx Iwerks Entertainment ON&NU
Student Works Painting NAT
Sugoi NAT
Sun Life Financial ATL
Teva Canada Innovation NAT
United Cycle AB&NWT
Weston Bakeries Ltd. ON&NU
Workday QC

Media Partners
A big thank you to our media partners for helping promote involvement in the MS Society’s fundraising events and increasing awareness of multiple sclerosis across the country.

Media Partners

97.3 The Wave ATL
Bell Media AB&NWT, ATL, BCY
Big Dog SK
Black Press BCY
CHSJ Country 94.1 ATL
Clear Channel Canada ON&NU
Corus Entertainment AB&NWT, ON&NU
CTV Atlantic ATL
CTV Northern ON&NU
Global BC BCY
Golden West Radio SK
Harvard Broadcasting SK
Intrigue Media ON&NU
MZ Media ON&NU
Newcap Radio (Capital 96.3) AB&NWT
Rogers (Sonic 102.9) AB&NWT
Saskatoon Media Group SK
Shaw Communications SK

Omissions, errors
Notation: any omission and/or errors are our own and we would be pleased to hear from any donors we may have missed. Please email us at

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