Funding and Community Partners

NEDIC is a program of the University Health Network, located within the Toronto General Hospital. NEDIC shares and utilizes the Charitable Registration Number of the Toronto General & Western Hospital Foundation.  


We are grateful for the annual contribution by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, which has supported NEDIC for over 25 years. 




  Dove Self-Esteem Project



 Bell Canada

dairy farmers.jpgDairy Farmers of Canada

 Elementary Teachers Foundation of Ontario

 Green Shield Benefits Association

rbc foundation.pngRBC Foundation

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American Eagle Outfitters Canada

Lionhart Canada


SickKids Foundation

Telus Community Grant




Brennan Custom Homes
D. L. Ryan Companies Canada
Keg Spirit Foundation
Philip Sung Design Associates
Shoppers Drug Mart Foundation
Sony BMG Music 


Foundation Partners

We are pleased to list partners of $2,000 or more, cumulatively, since NEDIC's inception in 1985.

Alice and Murray Maitland Foundation
Audrey S. Hellyer Charitable Foundation
Coleman Leggitt Trust
Echo Foundation
Shneider Family Foundation


Individual Donors

We wish to thank all individuals whose generosity has made it possible for us to continue our important work. We are pleased to list donors of $1,000 or more, cumulatively, since NEDIC's inception in 1985. Thank you to all of our donors who have given so generously. 


Dr. Daniel C. Andreae


Susan J. Shuter


Michael Bowick and Joanne Peters
Adam L. Kosoy
Troy Alexandra McCLude


Stephen Bear
Wade Clark
Debbie Eyton
Lois E. Ferguson
Erin Iles
Sharon MacLeod
Susan Main
Valerie Rousseau
Mary Tengelder


Gerald Bloom
Marla Buck
David Ferren
Bridgitte Gall
Andrew Galloway
EIleen Greene
Vicky Hanson-Reszetnik
Karin Jasper
Sue Johanson
Jane Lockhart
Kristina Matisic
Candice Olson
Deborah Shaffner
Justin Stanley
Ann Wallner


NEDIC Fundraising Events

We are grateful to corporate and private donors who supported NEDIC events. A special thank you to all hosts and organizers of third party and community events. (* Indicates third party event)

Up to $50,000

A Taste for Life Annual Fundraiser

Up to $25,000

Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon*

Up to $1,000

Zumba Fitness with Erin*
Ryerson Mental Health Talks*
NEDIC Paint Party*
Ryerson SOS Board Game Night*
LOVE YOUR BODY Beach Party by Kelani Dance*


Community Partners

The Girl Guides of Canada enables girls to be confident, resourceful and courageous, and to make a difference in the world. NEDIC is proud to be a developing partner of the Girl Guides of Canada’s Be You Challenge Badge, which replaced the older Love Yourself Challenge Badge - building and encouraging healthy self-esteem and positive body image in young women across Canada.