November 25, 2015


Founded in 1987, the Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research raises awareness to generate funds for research into all aspects of HIV infection and AIDS.



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Bloor Street Entertains

Happening on the evening of November 25, 2015

Just days before World AIDS Day, Toronto’s finest retailers and galleries come together with the city’s renowned chefs and décor experts to create one of Canada’s most unique experiences.

CANFAR’s Bloor Street Entertains provides attendees with an opportunity to dine in their favourite stores and galleries in support of Canadian HIV and AIDS research.

About the Event
Now in its 19th year, Bloor Street Entertains is a unique and special evening for Toronto’s business and philanthropic community.

The night kicks off with a cocktail reception hosted by Bloor Yorkville’s most esteemed retailers. After, guests are treated to a four-course dining experience with tablescapes carefully crafted by Toronto’s most creative floral and décor experts. The evening culminates at the ROM with dancing and a luxury silent auction.

Join the Festivities

Join the Bloor-Yorkville community in support of Canadian HIV and AIDS research. Here are ways to participate:

  • Purchase tickets or a table to the event
  • Donate a luxury gift or experience and have your brand featured as part of the silent auction
  • Donate your time, talents or space as a venue, chef or florist
  • Make a donation to CANFAR

The goal this year, is to raise over $1 million. Join us for Bloor Street Entertains and be part of this momentous event! A special thank you to the Bloor-Yorkville BIA for their continued support as a Community Partner.

About HIV and AIDS

Great medical advancements have been made in the fight to end AIDS, but we are not there yet. 71,300 Canadians are currently living with HIV. 1 in 120 Torontonians is HIV positive. Help us make AIDS history for the next generation.