Kelly Society

The Kelly Society was named for the special little girl who inspired the creation of Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada in 1982. The Northey family remembers their child in a very special way through the Kelly Northey Legacy Fund which provides endowments to fund information, education and support programs, particularly for young patients with brain tumours.

Members of the Kelly Society are generous individuals who lead by example, making significant contributions to Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada over a period of three years. The Kelly Society was created to thank these leaders. Membership is exclusive to individuals who commit to making a minimum gift of $500 per year for three years.

Photo of Ben rock climbing
For one member of the Kelly Society, a brain tumour survivor himself, this type of support is about giving back to others affected by a brain tumour, to help them find the hope to overcome the disease. Read Ben's story, "Giving to Support a Connected Brain Tumour Community."
 

Kelly Society gift levels include:

  • $ 500 per year for 3 years
  • $1,000 per year for 3 years
  • $2,500 per year for 3 years
  • $5,000 per year for 3 years

Membership in the Kelly Society recognizes your leadership role at Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, and the important role you play in making a difference for brain tumour patients and their families.

Members of the Kelly Society receive:

  • Exclusive opportunities to visit the researchers and labs that your gifts support.
  • Recognition with a listing in our annual Report to the Brain Tumour Community.
  • Special communications about how your gifts help.

For further information about the Kelly Society and to arrange your gift, please contact:

Suzanne Fratschko Elliott
Fundraising and Engagement Manager
sfelliott@braintumour.ca
1-800-265-5106 or 519-642-7755, ext. 227 

Kelly Society Members Visit Renowned Lab

Members of our special Kelly Society and friends took a trip to visit Dr. James Rutka and the Arthur and Sonia Labatt Brain Tumour Research Center in Toronto.
Read the story and see photos from the tour >

 

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