International Children’s Day-Multicultural Dance and Art Festival

Sponsor our Events!

The Turkish Society of Canada and the entire Turkish community in the Greater Toronto Area are proud to celebrate International Children’s Day by organizing three outstanding consecutive events:

  • International Children’s Day-Multicultural Dance and Art Festival – Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Nathan Phillips Square
  • Turkish “Kilim” (Rug) Weaving Workshop – Monday, April 23, 2018  at The Hospital for Sick Children
  • Special Olympics Athletes Fun Day – Monday, May 7, 2018 at Ryerson University

We are asking for your financial support by making a donation or sponsoring our event. This is an excellent opportunity to make a lasting impact on the children of Toronto and their families. You will also get the chance to meet with hundreds of young Canadians and their parents at the event.

Sponsors are eligible for the opportunity to:

  • have their name and logos displayed on our promotion materials, flyers and website
  • have their name displayed on a display poster with the other sponsors during the event
  • have their name on event announcements to public, schools, in print ads and social media.

International Children’s Day-Multicultural Dance and Art Festival

Saturday, April 21, 2018

International Children’s Day celebrations will be held at Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto, City Hall on Saturday April 21, 2018 with the expected participation of over 1000 guests (including children) from all parts of Toronto’s cultural mosaic, Members of Parliament, City Counselors and media. This main event will consist of presentations and several shows, folk dances and choruses performed by children and youth from different cultural backgrounds.

Turkish “Kilim” (Rug) Weaving Workshop

Monday, April 23, 2018

The art workshop will be held at Sick Kids to bring some fun and joy to the patients and families. The volunteers will show the children how a simplified pattern can be weaved with fingers on a miniature loom by using wool or fabric strips in various colors. The children will keep their loom to continue doing their artwork on their own.

Special Olympics Athletes Fun Day with collaboration of Special Olympics Ontario

Monday, May 7, 2018

Special Olympics Athletes Fun Day is a special athletic event for school children and youth with intellectual disabilities. This event will be held at Ryerson University on Monday May 07, 2018 and athletes will participate in basketball, soccer, bowling, curling, softball, floor hockey and races during the day.

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Sponsorship Categories:

Platinum Sponsorship = $1,000
Gold Sponsorship = $ 500
Silver Sponsorship  = $300
Bronze Sponsorship = $150

For sponsorship eligibility, all contributions must be received by March 31, 2018.

You may send your sponsorship contributions by one of the three options below:

  1. Online via PayPal:
    PayPal allows for online payments using most credit cards. Simply click here and select your sponsorship category, then “Add to cart” button and then “View Cart” to process the transaction.
  2. Interac e-Transfer (email money):
    Using your bank’s web-banking portal, you can transfer money via email. Simply click on “Interac e-Transfer” button and follow the steps shown. After sending your e-money, please email to, and indicate your personal information. Please include the Interac E-Transfer secret question & answer without which we cannot receive the money transfer.
  3. By mail:
    Fill out the sponsorship form, make your cheque payable to “Turkish Society of Canada”, and send it enclosed in a sealed envelope to:
    5100 Erin Mills Parkway, PO Box 53060, Mississauga, Ontario L5M 5H7

For further information on sponsorship contributions please contact