The Way Back Campaign

COMPLETED IN 2006

This Campaign raised over $4 million in 18 months and made it possible for Pine River Institute to open its doors.  The Board of Directors of the Pine River Institute acknowledges Donald A. Wright for his outstanding leadership of The Way Back Campaign, and the generosity of the following Founding Donors whose early investments have made Pine River Institute a reality.

Grand Opening April 2006: From left; former Mayor of Mulmur Township Gord Gallaugher, Past President of Rotary Club of Toronto Sylvia Milne, Pine River Founding Board Chair Ron Crane. The Way Back Campaign Chair Don Wright, Pine River Founder Karen Minden, Pine River Founding Board Member Michael Morgan, Pine River Co-Founder Samantha Yamada (far left, holding the other end of the ribbon, Pine River Co-Founder Elyse Schipper)

Grand Opening April 2006: From left; former Mayor of Mulmur Township Gord Gallaugher, Past President of Rotary Club of Toronto Sylvia Milne, Pine River Founding Board Chair Ron Crane. The Way Back Campaign Chair Don Wright, Pine River Founder Karen Minden, Pine River Founding Board Member Michael Morgan, Pine River Co-Founder Samantha Yamada (far left, holding the other end of the ribbon, Pine River Co-Founder Elyse Schipper)

The generous support of our donors sustains everything we do to ensure that youth struggling with mental health and specifically addictive behaviours, and their families, have access to the best possible care and services.

SPECIAL RECOGNITION IS DUE TO THE ROTARY FOUNDATION OF TORONTO FOR ITS STEADFAST BELIEF IN THIS PROJECT.

 

 

FOUNDERS' CIRCLE ($250,000+)
Don & Sally Wright
Minz Family
Rotary Foundation of Toronto
World Leaders’ Forum
Anonymous

BENEFACTORS’ CIRCLE ($50,000 – $249,999) 
BMO Financial Group
Robert Canning
Robert Dorrance & Gail Drummond
GMP Securities LP
Susan & Cecil Hawkins
John & Janet MacIntyre
Michael Morgan Family
Alex & Jeannine Raab
Simon & Diana Raab
RBC Foundation
TD Securities
Brian & Bunny Vyner
Anonymous

SUPPORTERS’ CIRCLE ($25,000 – $49,999)
CIBC
Quig Tingley, Margot Franssen & Jewell Franssen-Tingley
R. Fraser
Amy & Kevin Gould
Richard J. Kostoff
Michael MacBain
Patrick B. Meneley
John & Gail MacNaughton
Peter & Dolores Naylor
Joseph & Lucie Pal
Paul K. Pew
Andrew Pringle
John & Donna-Marie Rooney
Brian Rose
Scotiabank
Joe, Mirella, Joseph & Melissa Serpe
ShaRna Foundation
Kevin Sullivan
TD Securities Employee Charity Auction
Tippet Foundation
Lance Uggla
Vanbots Construction Corporation
Michael Wekerle
Richard Wernham & Julia West
Anonymous

CIRCLE OF FRIENDS ($10,000 – $24,999) 
Riaz Ahmed
Sinan Akdeniz
Apotex Foundation
Eric Bick
Robert L. Colson
The Dent Family
Anthony & Shari Fell
David & Judy Galloway
HSD Partners Inc
Ann Jackson
Dr. Nina Josefowitz & Dr. David Myran
David Kassie
Lindt & Sprungli (Canada) Inc
Penny & Wayne Mailloux
Richard McCoy
Freedom International Brokerage Company
Harold & Maxine Minden
Tom & Barbara Rashotte
RBC Foundation
Karen Minden & Harvey Schipper
Shorcan Brokers Ltd. 
Catherine Smith
Paul & Penny Thomas
Natalie & Geoffrey Townsend
Peter Watson
Averil & Joe Wiley & Family
Charles Winograd
Patricia Wright
Anonymous