Cornerstone 52 Foundation’s Abbamania event for Portage Ontario


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On March 28, 2014, the music of Abba and The Bee Gees filled Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto for Cornerstone 52 Foundation’s Abbamania show, which raised funds and awareness for the Portage Ontario addiction rehabilitation program for youth. Thanks to a generous matching grant offer by the Cornerstone 52 Foundation, Portage Ontario expects to receive… Read more »

Bell Let’s Talk Day supports Portage once again in 2014


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Portage is grateful to be one of the beneficiaries of Bell’s fourth annual Let’s Talk Day on January 28, 2014. The Let’s Talk campaign invites all Canadians to join in the conversation about mental illness in order to fight the lingering stigma that keeps too many people from seeking the help they need. On January… Read more »

Another beautiful donation from the Art for Healing Foundation


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The Art for Healing Foundation, a non-profit organisation that facilitates the donation of artwork to hospitals and long-term residential health care centres, has coordinated donations of artwork to several of Portage’s substance abuse rehabilitation centres over the past few years, livening up the hallways and lifting the spirits of the residents in treatment. This fall,… Read more »

$135,000 raised to give Ontario youth a Fresh Start


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  TORONTO, October 24th, 2013 – For the seventh consecutive year, 200 guests gathered Tuesday night in Toronto to raise awareness and funds in support of the Portage Ontario Youth Treatment Fund. Since the establishment of Portage in Elora, in 1985, the drug rehabilitation centre has treated more than 4,000 youth from all over Ontario…. Read more »

Cornerstone 52 Foundation Classic Albums Live


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Do you love the Beatles?  Plan to attend a night out of dancing and classic Beatles music, in support of Portage Ontario, at the next Classic Albums Live event on Saturday February 9, 2013. The benefit concert, organised by the Cornerstone 52 Foundation, will feature music from the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band… Read more »

Portage Elora residents enjoy summer camp thanks to generous donors


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Throughout the summer, all Portage Elora residents will have the opportunity to participate in the Portage Outward Bound Summer Camp program. Portage Ontario would like to thank the Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund and the Guelph Community Foundation Summer Camp Fund for their recent generous gifts, which have helped to create wonderful summer camp memories… Read more »

$55,000 to Portage Ontario from the Cornerstone 52/Portage Golf Tournament


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On June 18, 2012, 140 golfers enjoyed a beautiful day on the scenic and challenging golf course at Thornhill Country Club for the annual Cornerstone 52/Portage Golf Tournament. As a result of the tournament, Portage Ontario will receive $55,000 from the Cornerstone 52 Foundation, which, along with its previous pledge, brings Cornerstone 52 Foundation’s total… Read more »

Portage Ontario’s Annual Campaign 2011-2012, a resounding success!


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The 2011-2012 Portage Ontario Annual Campaign, in support of the Portage Ontario Youth Treatment Fund, the Continuing Care and Family Program, the Portage Outward Bound Program, and the Volunteer and Community Engagement Program, wrapped up on a positive note on May 31, 2012, surpassing its $400,000 goal. The Portage Ontario Board would like to thank… Read more »

Sixth Annual Fresh Start Dinner and Auction – Mark your calendars!


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It’s that time of year again! Tickets and tables are now on sale for Portage Ontario’s sixth Annual Fresh Start Dinner and Auction, which will take place on Tuesday, May 29 at the beautiful Toronto Botanical Garden, located at 777 Lawrence Avenue East. The reception will begin at 6:30 pm and dinner will be served… Read more »