We are committed to donating 25% of gross profits to organizations whose work we value highly and support. These include:
|The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) focuses on a small number of specific development problems by forming intellectual and financial partnerships with organisations sharing its objectives. Most Foundation grants are made to grassroots organisations testing innovative approaches in the field. With a small staff, a host of cooperating agencies and thousands of volunteers, the Foundation reaches out to vulnerable populations on four continents, irrespective of their race, religion, political persuasion or gender.|
|Amnesty International is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights to be respected and protected for everyone.
Their mission is to conduct research and generate action to prevent and end grave abuses of human rights and to demand justice for those whose rights have been violated.
Our members and supporters exert influence on governments, political bodies, companies and intergovernmental groups.
|Crescent School, a day school for boys since 1913, has a proud heritage of educating young men to face the challenges of tomorrow.
Crescent’s Core Values of Respect, Responsibility, Honesty and Compassion form the cornerstone of all their endeavours and support and promote their mission: Men of Character from Boys of Promise.
|Focus Humanitarian Assistance (FOCUS) is an international group of agencies established in Europe, North America, South and Central Asia to complement the provision of emergency relief, principally in the developing world. It helps people in need reduce their dependence on humanitarian aid and facilitates their transition to sustainable self-reliant, long-term development. Focus Humanitarian Assistance is an affiliate of the Aga Khan Development Network.|
|The Heart and Stroke Foundation, a volunteer-based health charity, leads in eliminating heart disease and stroke and reducing their impact through the advancement of research and its application, the promotion of healthy living and advocacy.|
|Kiva‘s mission is to connect people, through lending, for the sake of alleviating poverty.
Kiva empowers individuals to lend to an entrepreneur across the globe. By combining microfinance with the Internet, Kiva is creating a global community of people connected through lending.
|Médecins Sans Frontières is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organization that delivers emergency aid to people in 70 countries affected by armed conflict, epidemics, health care exclusion and natural or man-made disasters.
In countries where health structures are insufficient or even non-existent, MSF collaborates with authorities such as the Ministry of Health to provide assistance. MSF works in rehabilitation of hospitals and dispensaries, vaccination programmes and water and sanitation projects. MSF also works in remote health care centres, slum areas and provides training of local personnel.
|The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada is a leader in finding a cure for multiple sclerosis and enabling people affected by MS to enhance their quality of life.
Its two major programs provide hope for the future through the support of MS research into the cause, treatment and cure of the disease and hope for today through our many services that assist people with MS and their families.
|Established in 1827, the University of Toronto has one of the strongest research and teaching faculties in North America, presenting top students at all levels with an intellectual environment unmatched in depth and breadth on any other Canadian campus. With more than 75,000 students across three campuses (St. George, Mississauga and Scarborough) and over 450,000 alumni active in every region of the world, U of T’s influence is felt in every area of human endeavour.|
|York University is Canada’s third largest university. Their unique, interdisciplinary approach to learning allows students to study issues from all angles and to combine majors in completely different fields. York’s faculty, among the finest anywhere, expand the horizons of students. And research tackles real world challenges by taking a uniquely interdisciplinary approach that brings real world solutions.
True to their motto “The way must be tried”, York is a place where the curious thrive, and where a climate of innovation celebrates those who look beyond the ordinary.