• Canadian Rock Statesmen And Rock And Roll Hall Of Famers – Rush – To Support Unison Benevolent Fund

    Band to donate $1 from each ticket sold at 5 Canadian tour dates to support Unison Toronto, Ontario – The Unison Benevolent Fund is very excited to announced that Canadian music icons, Rush, have offered to support Unison’s funding efforts by donating $1 from each ticket sold at 5 upcoming dates to the Unison Benevolent Fund. […]

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  • Long & McQuade Supports Unison

    Toronto, Ontario – The Unison Benevolent Fund and Long & McQuade, Canada’s largest musical instrument retailer, have joined forces on a unique fundraising initiative. Long & McQuade, at all 64 locations, will be offering $5.00 rental coupons for only $2.00, with all the proceeds going to Unison. The program runs from March 21 to April 21. […]

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  • Make the season special with Unison tribute gifts

    The holiday season is a time for celebrating and the perfect time for giving back. This year share your holiday spirit and help others by donating to the Unison Benevolent Fund. Tribute gifts are a unique alternative to traditional gift giving and helps provide services for people in the Canadian music community in need. Send […]

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  • Unison Benevolent Fund Announces Changes to Board of Directors

    Toronto, Ontario – August 29, 2012 – The Unison Benevolent Fund is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Directors to its Board: Amy Terrill of Music Canada and Dan Fraser of Nettwerk Music (Vancouver). Amy and Dan will be joining existing Unison board executive: Jodie Ferneyhough – President (CSS Rights Management), Catharine Saxberg […]

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  • Canadian Music Publishers Association On Board

    Unison Benevolent Fund Receives Generous Donations From Canadian Music Publishers Through CMPA Toronto, Ontario – March 20, 2012 The Unison Benevolent Fund is pleased to announce its $1Million funding goal is in sight, thanks in part to a generous donation from the Canadian Music Publishers Association (CMPA) and individual music publishing companies. With this generous […]

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  • Unison Benevolent Fund Proudly Welcomes Cassels Brock as Founding Legal Patron

    Toronto, Ontario – January 3, 2012 The Unison Benevolent Fund is very pleased to announce that leading legal firm, Cassels Brock, has come on board as the Fund’s Founding Legal Patron, with a generous contribution of $25,000 and an on-going commitment to this important cause. “Cassels Brock is privileged to play a role in this […]

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  • Unison Signs Deal With Shepell•FGI

    World-renowned counselling service supports Unison Toronto, Ontario – December 5, 2011 – One of the prime objectives of the Unison Benevolent Fund is to offer counselling services to the music community in Canada. With that goal in mind, Unison is pleased to announce a partnership with Shepell-fgi, a Canadian leader in providing professional counselling and […]

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  • Unison Benevolent Fund Announces Major Donations

     Unison Gathers Music Community at Revival to Share Good News Toronto, Ontario – December 1, 2011 – The Unison Benevolent Fund brought together the Canadian music community earlier this week for a wonderful night full of good news and good cheer. Several hundred attendees were treated to a live performance by Tom Wilson (Junkhouse, Blackie […]

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  • Unison Announces Sheila Hamilton as Executive Director

    Toronto, Ontario – October 24, 2011 The Unison Benevolent Fund is pleased to announce that Sheila Hamilton has accepted the position of Executive Director. Sheila has held this position on an interim basis since May 2011. This appointment takes effect immediately. Sheila Hamilton has spent most of her career with the Canadian Country Music Association. […]

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