On February 6th, 2017, the Just for Kids Foundation hosted its 11th annual Dancing with the Stars gala. This fantastic event took place at Le Windsor Ballrooms, where nine different dances were performed in group and individual categories. The evening started with an elaborate cocktail dînatoire and carried over to the dance floor where the stars showcased their perfected routines. This year’s theme “Upside Down” transported guests into a memorable wonderland full of surprises, inviting the audience to free their imagination and expect the unexpected.
On November 20th, 2016, the seventh annual Just for Kids (JFK) Foundation’s G!EE High School Showdown took place at the Oscar Peterson Concert Hall in front of a sold-out crowd. This year’s event included a record number of participants with 14 Montreal-area high schools competing. Participating schools included: Bialik, Centennial, Herzliah, John Rennie, Kuper Academy, Laurier Macdonald, Miss Edgar’s & Miss Cramp’s, Royal Vale, Royal West Academy, Selwyn House, St Thomas, The Study, Trafalgar School for Girls and Vincent Massey Collegiate.