Date & Time: Friday, May 24, 2024, 6:30 P.M.

Venue: Le Renoir Ballroom, Le Classique Salle de réception

Theme: Casablanca, The Movie

Dress Code: Formal, Black & White (optional)

Overview: Join us for an unforgettable evening inspired by the timeless allure of the classic film Casablanca. This year’s gala promises an immersive experience transporting you to the golden era of Hollywood. This event is not only a celebration of one of the most iconic love stories of our time, but also a heartfelt endeavour to raise funds for childhood cancer research and care. 

Ticket Information: Tickets can be purchased online at Eventbrite and donations can be made directly through the website (go to Home Page or scroll down).

Beneficiary: All proceeds from ticket sales and donations will directly support brain tumor clinical research studies which are currently being conducted at The Montreal Children’s Hospital. 

Join us for an evening of glamour, compassion, and the shared commitment to making a difference in the lives of children battling cancer. Together, let’s create a future where every child has the chance to live a healthy and fulfilling life. 

“An Evening in Casablanca” awaits you!

Meet the Team

Event Co-Chairs
Daniela De Santis and Sonia Sardelli

Organizing Committee
First row, from left to right: Danny Adornato, Linda Bertone, Angela De Ciccio, Pina De Santis
Second row, from left to right: Lorena Marzitelli, Andrea Perillo, Edna Tempestilli and Mirella Varone

Photos | Brandon Bermudez

2024 Sponsors

The Vita Children’s Foundation would like to thank all its generous supporters
for helping to make this unique event possible.







Play a major role in our upcoming benefit gala, “A Night for Life”, and align your business with an exceptional experience that provides distinctive opportunities for brand exposure.

Invest in innovative and cutting-edge research by supporting our quest to hopefully one day find a cure for childhood cancer.

Linking your business to a worthy cause such as the fight against childhood cancer will strengthen your company’s image and grow its reputation as an organization that cares about spreading positive messages and helping the community.

  • Presenting Sponsorship ($10,000) SOLD
  • Platinum Sponsorship ($5,000) includes eight (8) complimentary tickets
  • Gold Sponsorship ($2,500) includes four (4) complimentary tickets
  • Silver Sponsorship ($1,000)
  • Bronze Sponsorship (In-kind donations and/or services valued at $1,000 or more)

Payment Method: by cheque, e-Transfer or PayPal

For more information about our sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Daniela De Santis


TICKET PRICE: $230 (ticket price includes a $5.00 Eventbrite service fee)

Tickets can only be purchased online at Eventbrite.

To reserve a table for either 8 or 10 guests, please contact Daniela De Santis via email at or by phone at 514.730.7155.

Charitable Business Number: 839742368 RR0001


Supporting A NIGHT FOR LIFE 2024

Payment Method: by cheque, PayPal or Interac e-transfer using the email address:

The response to our “A Night for Life” event from business leaders and the community at large has been tremendous thus far, so please make your commitment now as you don’t want to miss the opportunity to be part of this extraordinary event!

For more information about The Vita Children’s Foundation or the 2024 Gala, please contact:

Daniela De Santis