Car Karaoke for Stem Cells

For those that missed the Car Karaoke award show livestream, it’s available on YouTube. Please see video below.

The McEwen Stem Cell Institute is taking on HEART DISEASE 

Over the past 14 years, the McEwen Stem Cell Institute at University Health Network (UHN) has brought together investors and philanthropists to convert the incredible potential of stem cells into new therapies. They have assembled some of the best medical researchers from around the world and are moving into the future with lifesaving treatments for patients with heart disease by giving new functioning cells to restore function to the scar tissue in damaged hearts. 

We need your help to reach our goal of $350,000! 

Introducing Car Karaoke for Stem CellsPorsche Centre Downtown Toronto has partnered with the McEwen Stem Cell Institute, this unique virtual fundraising event will be just as thrilling and electric as the all-new Taycan! 

We all do it. Our favourite song comes on the radio and we can’t help but sing along, belting our hearts out and perfectly hitting every note. Well, maybe not every note. 

Now you can sing along to your favourite songs all while raising money for this great cause!  

Prizes will be awarded for:

  • Top fundraiser
  • Best solo performance
  • Best couple/pair performance
  • Best group performance
  • Craziest Video

The participant/group with most funds raised will win a DINNER FOR 8 IN YOUR HOME by Sash restaurant and with wine provided by Halpern.

The more money raised, the more rare and exclusive the wine will be!!

Performance prizes include:

  • 3-Night Stay at the Ritz-Carlton - Includes a one-bedroom corner suite with breakfast daily and a 3-course lunch or dinner and cocktail for two at the newly launched EPOCH Bar & Kitchen Terrace. Winners will also drive in electrified style for the weekend in a new Porsche Taycan from Porsche Centre Downtown Toronto.
  • Elora Mill getaway package - This package includes a one-night stay, a cliff rappelling adventure tour, kitchen counter dinner, breakfast for two, a picnic meal, a $200 spa credit.
  • Rejuvenation package by Life Clinic Medical & Wellness group - Includes: PRP Vampire facial, Botox x 50 units, Dermal filler x 3 (valued at over $5,000).
  • Exquisite Piece from Stoneylake Glassworks “Matrix” Bowl in red and greys, $400 value.

By participating in Car Karaoke you will be supporting world-class researchers at the McEwen Stem Cell Institute conduct vital experiments needed to advance their treatments to human clinical trials.  

Help Us Reach Our Goal!


$602,134.98 / $350,000.00


  1. $15K Cheryl McEwen - $51,357.98
  2. $15K Personal Gift Helen Ching Kircher - $43,918.00
  3. $15K Rob McEwen - $41,526.00
  4. $15K Personal Gift Dee Dee Eustace - $17,400.00
  5. $10K Personal Gift ronan clohissey - $12,355.00
  6. $10K Darcia Greenberg - $10,000.00
  7. $5000 Personal Gift Sandi Hicks - $7,500.00
  8. $5000 Michael Baker - $7,030.00
  9. $5000 Tennys Hanson - $7,000.00
  10. $5000 Ellen Halpern - $6,814.00
  1. Pretty Denim - $71,557.98
  2. Wheel to Wheel - $46,268.00
  3. Tennis Ball Girls - $21,650.00
  4. UHN Dynamic Duo - $14,585.00
  5. Skier Babes - $8,500.00
  6. Hicks Family - $7,650.00
  7. Glenn Stonehouse & Friends - $5,250.00
  8. Over the Rainbow - $3,650.00
  9. Neal's at the Wheel! - $2,250.00
  10. Caddy Shack Ladies - $1,375.00