There will be Zumba Fundrasing Gala on Saturday February 4th 2011 in memory of nurse Sonia Varaschin who tragically lost her life in August 2010. Sonia was well-loved, caring nurse who had a passion for life as well as dancing.
Funds raised through this event will be donated to the Registered Nurses Foundation of Ontario for the purpose of establishing a scholarship in Sonia’s name.
Zumba Fundraiser Schedule
- 2:30pm – Zumbatomic ™ (Zumba for kids). Tickets are $10 Participants over the age of 4 can participate.
- 4:00pm – Zumba(r) Party (for adults). Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door.
- 6:00pm – dance shows.
Zumba Fundraiser Performances
There is a special line-up of shows that will start at 6pm, including a Ballroom dance demonstration by Marija Bojic, a friend of Sonia, and her husband, and a latin dance performance by internationally known young couple Richard Lifshitz – Morgana Lakatos-Hayward from Montreal (video below).
Richard is 15 and Morgana just 11!
There will also be prizes and a live DJ. To participate in this event, no dance experience necessary and no partner is needed. Participants should wear clothes suitable for fitness and running shoes. For more information and tickets, please click below.
Zumba Fundraiser Location
The fundraiser will be located at St Michael College School at 1515 Bathurst Street Toronto (Bathurst and St Clair).