Through various initiatives, the following partners have found unique ways support our cause. Learn more about the various campaigns and discover how you can support our partners in their efforts.
Each year, thousands of Canadians from coast to coast visit one of 930 A&W restaurants for Burgers to Beat MS. Since 2009, more than $17 million has been raised, including a record-breaking $2 million in 2019.
Every summer, A&W guests can round up their bills, drop change into a donation mug, or participate in family-friendly fundraising events hosted by individual restaurants. On Burgers to Beat MS day, $2 from every Teen Burger sold is donated to the MS Society.
Bloomex is a proud new partner of the MS Society of Canada. In the fall of 2022, Bloomex committed to donating 15% of their sales from a special selection to support those living with MS.
Canadian Cycling Magazine
Since 2020, Canadian Cycling Magazine has been the National Media Partner of MS Bike. They provide everything Canadian cyclists need to know to stay up to date, fit and stoked to rise. They keep cyclists informed and inspired with news, reviews, stories, and information.
Donate a Car Canada
You can turn your vehicle donation into generous dollars to support MS Society of Canada! Working on our behalf, Donate a Car Canada will accept your vehicle for donation -- running, or not! Old or new!
There is no cost to you, and the process is incredibly easy! Donate a Car Canada will facilitate all aspects of your car donation from the pick up to the final sale, ensuring that your vehicle will be sold for the highest sale outcome possible. They will then forward the net proceeds on to us here at MS Society of Canada and you will receive a tax deductible receipt within 2 weeks of us receiving your donation!
Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation
MS Canada has been the recipient of the Edmonton Oilers 50/50 in 2022 & 2023. A&W Burgers To Beat MS has partnered with the Edmonton Oilers Charity Foundation for the second year as a Mega Multi Day Progressive 50/50, to support MS Canada. All proceeds will support MS Canada in its work to provide programs, services, and resources to Canadians affected by MS, designated to Alberta, as well as to fund critical MS research into a world free of MS.
Federated Health Charities Corporation
Federated Health Charities Corporation is a coalition of provincially-based charities in Ontario dedicated to raising funds for its members within the Ontario Public Service that will support health education and awareness, medical research, and client and patient services. MS Canada is a proud member of Federated Health Charities.
MS Canada is proud to be a member charity of HealthPartners who connects both the public and private sectors to Canada’s most respected and well-known health charities. HealthPartners gives employers and employees across the country the opportunity to donate, volunteer, and create a future without MS.
Since 2015, Jayman BUILT has been a title sponsor of the Alberta MS Walk and raised over $1M for the MS Society through various initiatives. Every year they host a “Battle of Alberta” between the Edmonton and Calgary offices to encourage employee engagement and create added excitement.
Little Short Stop Stores
Since 2013, Little Short Stop Stores have been an incredible partner of MS Walk in the Kitchener-Waterloo area raising over $150,000 by hosting a round-up campaign in-stores leading up to MS Walk in May
Since its inception in 2007, $2 from every oil change at every Mr. Lube store on Mother’s Day weekend (second weekend in May) has gone to the MS Society of Canada. Plus during the entire month of May, local stores proudly participate in MS fundraising initiatives. Over $350,000 has been donated so far to both national and regional programs to fight MS.
PCL Construction has been a proud partner of the MS Society since 2016 in support of MS Bike and the MS research community. PCL Construction and participating employees have raised over $1.6 million to help the MS Society support those living with MS and to strengthen the MS research community.
PCL Construction, like many others, believe that multiple sclerosis is a curable disease. As a construction leader with a vision for the future of their industry and their country, PCL Construction focuses on solving problems and finding solutions. As a community-focused company motivated by health and wellness, they think that getting out and having fun together allows them to give back to the communities while getting fit.
This summer PCL Construction employees are once again filling their water bottles, clipping in and cycling Canadian roads to change the future of multiple sclerosis. With offices and job sites from Vancouver to Halifax, PCL Construction will be fielding teams across the country and raising funds to help support groundbreaking work into MS treatments and, ultimately, a cure.
For over 20 years, Pizzaville has been a proud supporter of the MS Society at various MS Walks across Ontario. Pizzaville has been a tremendous partner in communities across Ontario, from donating Pizza at MS Walk events and hosting successful cause marketing campaigns during the MS Walk events - we are incredibly grateful for their support!
Rexall Care Network
The Rexall Care Network Bubble Campaign aims to raise $120,000 in support of caregiver initiatives at the MS Society. Between March 27 and April 30, the Bubble Campaign will take place at 390 Rexall locations across Canada. Customers will have an opportunity to purchase a “bubble” when they are checking out or top up their purchase to the nearest dollar to support caregivers of people living with MS.
Saskatchewan Blue Cross
Since 1997, Saskatchewan Blue Cross has helped the MS Society raise millions of dollars to support Saskatchewan residents living with MS and to strengthen the MS research community. Saskatchewan Blue Cross had been a long-time title sponsor of the Saskatchewan MS Walk and supported communities across Saskatchewan, with countless teams over the years at multiple events.
StorageVault Canada has been a proud supporter of the MS Society since 2002. What began with a singular brand partnership with Sentinel Storage in Alberta, has expanded into the multi-brand nationwide partner they are today. We are grateful for StorageVault Canada’s support of MS Walk and MS Bike, where beyond their sponsorship, their teams from coast to coast wholeheartedly came out to support our events, our cause and our communities. We are incredibly appreciative for the support of Access Storage, Sentinel Storage, Depotium Mini-Entrepôt and the entire team at StorageVault Canada!
Student Works Painting
Since 2005, Student Works has been donating $10 from every paint job to the MS Society. In 2021, they reached the huge milestone of $2,000,000 raised since inception. Along with the portion of sales, these funds are raised through special events and team fundraising activities.
The Canadian Brewhouse
Since 2011, The Canadian Brewhouse has been running their Shamrocks for MS leading up to St Patrick's Day. Customers can purchase a shamrock for $2 to write a loved one's name and proceeds are donated to the MS Society of Canada. In 2022, they raised over $70,000 - an incredible show of support!
YEG Property Pros
In 2022, YEG Property Pros has committed to donating a portion of every house sold while hosting various events throughout the year and co-branded t-shirt sales.