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Energy Karate 2019

Sunday April 14, 2019

Board breaking, bake sale, raffle, games, and more!! Drop by Energy Karate any time between 9:00am and 3:30pm on Sunday, April 14th.  1101 Rutherford Road (corner of Rutherford and Thornhill Woods).

Current Events

Cards for Sale with all proceeds to Tali's Fund

Cards display the beautiful paintings from our 2014 Kids 4 Kids Art Event as well as cards displaying a beautiful watercolour image painted by Tali. See our Tali's Fund store for more information.

Labels for Tali's Fund

Order personalized labels from Oliver’s Labels through Tali’s Fund. 20% of the proceeds from each order will go to Tali’s Fund! See or call 1-800-398-2060 and specify that you are ordering through Labels for Tali’s Fund.

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Tali’s Fund place cards

Order these place cards for your next event as a way to honour your guests and help Tali’s Fund. Each place card reads, “A contribution has been made in your honour to Tali’s Fund, supporting paediatric brain tumour research at SickKids Hospital”. For orders please email us at

Thank you to the many young people who have contributed

to our cause by donating a portion of their bar/bat-mitzvah gifts or by collecting money for Tali’s Fund as part of their birthday celebrations. If you are interested in helping Tali’s Fund in this way, please contact us. We would be happy to help!

Project Give Back

Thank you to all those students who have chosen to do a project on Tali’s Fund as part of Project Give Back. Project Give Back is a passion based program designed for elementary students to develop empathy, build character, and ignite community minded citizens.  

See for more information. 

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Past Events

Energy Karate Spar a Sensei!

Sunday May 6th, 2018

Energy Karate hosted the 10th annual event for Tali's Fund!  The participants (children and adults!) had a blast sparring the sensei's, and the sensei's made it through hours of sparring with no break!!  Thanks to everyone who participated and to Anna Songui, Sensei Pablo, and Sensei Elliot for organizing and hosting the event.  Warm thanks to our wonderful volunteers as well as to all those who prepared items for our bake sale or donated items for our raffle and boutique!  And of course we are so grateful to the many people who dropped by to support us and to enjoy the delicious treats, cotton candy, fresh samosas, games, raffle and more! We raised $13,186!

Thank you to our supporters:

Marc Saltzman

Energy Karate Board Breaking Seminar, Bake Sale and Raffle

May 6, 2017

For the 9th year in a row, Energy Karate hosted a fundraising event with all proceeds going to Tali's Fund. During this year’s event, Energy Karate students, both children and adults, participated in a Board Breaking Seminar.  We also held our Annual Raffle and Bake Sale.  Thanks so much to Energy Karate for their continued support, and to all those who came out to participate in the event.  We raised $9850!

Thank you to our supporters:

Davis Orthodontics Davis Points


Thank you so much to Davis Orthodontics and their patients who generously donated their Davis Points in support of Tali's Fund! Patients donated $936, which Davis Orthodontics matched, dollar for dollar, for a total donation of $1872.

Noam's Bar Mitzvah Fundraiser for SickKids

June 2016

Noam, Tali's twin brother, ran a fundraiser through Flipgive in honour of his upcoming bar mitzvah and in loving memory of his sister. FlipGive combines the convenience of online shopping with online fundraising. Users can browse hundreds of retailers and restaurants, then shop online or buy e-gift cards through the fundraising page and up to 50% of what you spend goes back to the fundraiser! Noam's goal was to purchase special equipment for the Brain Tumour Research Centre (BTRC) at SickKids.  He raised $3000!  Thanks to all those who supported his efforts!


Energy Karate Friendship Tournament 2016

May 7, 2016

For the 8th year in a row, Energy Karate hosted a fundraising event with all proceeds going to Tali's Fund. During this year’s event, Energy Karate students, both children and adults, participated in a Friendship Tournament.  Students had the opportunity to showcase their katas and sparring skills.  We held our Annual Raffle and Bake Sale.  Thanks so much to Energy Karate for their continued support, and to all those who came out to participate in the event.  We raised $9300!


Haim Goldenberg LIVE!

Feb 25 2016

Haim Goldenberg, world renowned mentalist, held a show at the Flato Markham Theatre.  A portion of the ticket proceeds went to Tali's Fund.  The show was very well attended and the audience loved Haim!  

Sapphô by Kim Smiley Jewellery Trunk Show

Feb 4, 2016

Designer Kim Smiley hosted a trunk show featuring her unique and beautiful jewellery Sapphô by Kim Smiley.  A portion of the proceeds was donated to Tali's Fund.  Many thanks to Lorraine Fairbloom for organizing the event and to Kim Smiley for hosting and for supporting Tali's Fund!

Davis Orthodontics Street Hockey Tournament

Sept 26, 2015

Davis Orthodontics hosted its First Annual Kids Charity Street Hockey Tournament and all proceeds were donated to Tali's Fund!  Kids ages 8 to 16 years took part in this exciting 4 on 4 hockey event held at the Richmond Green Park.  Teams competed in a fun, family-friendly environment, and the event included cotton candy, popcorn, bouncing castles and face painting amongst other surprises. 

Fashion Extravaganza

Sept 17, 2015

An exclusive Girls' Night Out was held at the Westmount Event Centre celebrating Fashion, Art, Beauty, and Women while benefiting Tali’s Fund. The event was an amazing success!  It included an incredible fashion show, live music, art auction, gourmet delights, espresso bar, raffle prizes, gift bags for each guest, and even a Fashion Extravaganza Magazine!  Please see the video showing highlights of the event in the Videos section, as well as pictures from the event in the Photos section.   

Leo Baeck Grade 8 Carwash Fundraiser

June 15, 2015

The Leo Baeck Day School Grade 8 graduating class held a carwash event with all proceeds going to Tali's Fund.  The event was a tremendous success, raising $2317!  Thank you so much to the organizers and students for their support.


The 7th Annual Energy Karate event for Tali's Fund

May 2, 2015

The board breaking seminar hosted by Energy Karate raised $13,000 for Tali's Fund!  Children, teens and adults participated in this exciting board breaking event.  It was a beautiful spring day and many people stopped by for our annual raffle and bake sale.  Heartfelt thank you to Energy Karate for their unwavering support of Tali's Fund and for their integral role in the fight against childhood brain tumours!  For more information about Energy Karate please visit their website at 

Art Raffle - 4 Women Gallery

March 10, 2015

A women's networking event was held at the 4 Women Gallery. Haia Hason lovingly created an exquisite work of art in honour of Tali. She donated this piece as a raffle prize as part of the evening's events. $700 was raised for Tali's Fund! Thank you so much to Haia, Ayala Raiter (gallery owner) and to the organizers of the evening for their help and support. To see more of Haia's work, please visit her website at

Kids 4 Kids Art Fundraiser at the 4 Women Gallery

May 2014

Students created paintings to the theme of “Live, Love, Laugh” and an auction was held at the 4 Women Gallery.  $5000 was raised for Tali’s Fund.  Cards depicting these beautiful paintings are now for sale with all proceeds going to Tali’s Fund.  

The 6th Annual Energy Karate event for Tali's Fund

May 2014

(Tali’s Fund Friendship Seminar) took place on May 3, 2014. Almost $12,000 was raised for Tali's Fund!

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