The donation was meaningful for Rogers, who is the wife of Edward Rogers, the chairman of Rogers Communication and son of Ted Rogers. While it's been quite some time, she has deep roots in the community.

The St. Joseph's Foundation of Elliot Lake began using the machine earlier this month. While a majority of the money came through private fundraisers, a last-minute donation from Suzanne Rogers pushed them over the top. The donation was meaningful for Rogers, who is the wife of Edward Rogers, the chairman of Rogers Communication and son of Ted Rogers. While it's been quite some time, she has deep roots in the community.

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The Suzanne Rogers Fashion Institute marks
5-year milestone with $1M gift

With a recommitment from the Edward and Suzanne Rogers Foundation, SRFI will continue its prestigious fellowship program for five more years. The cumulative contribution of $2 million — the first of which was gifted to launch the Institute--by The Edward and Suzanne Rogers Foundation enables design students and recent alumni from the School of Fashion at FCAD to nurture their talent and build on their academic achievements, while providing the scaffolding for success in the global fashion industry.

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Fellow Wins Top Prize

Olivia Rubens, SRFI Fellow, receives top prize at the International Talent Support Competition 2020.

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Meet The Fellows…

Made possible through a gift from The Edward and Suzanne Rogers Foundation, the SRFI at the School of Fashion in the Faculty of Communication and Design at Ryerson University supports emerging Canadian fashion designers nationally and internationally.

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Suzanne Rogers Presents Events

Launched in 2010, the ongoing Suzanne Rogers Presents series is the crown jewel of The Edward and Suzanne Rogers Foundation’s fundraising initiatives. Each event showcases the work and career of an internationally renowned fashion designer, with all proceeds apportioned to programs and organizations that help better the lives of underprivileged and endangered children around the world. To date, the series has raised over $3.7-million for such vital causes.
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Oscar de la Renta, Marchesa, Zac Posen, Diane von Furstenberg, Victoria Beckham

Photo: George Pimentel

Suzanne Rogers presents...

Oscar de la Renta

THE CARLU, TORONTO, 2010
More than ten years ago, Suzanne Rogers, eager to blend her passions for fashion and philanthropy, with specific focus on organizations benefiting children, conceived the idea of individually showcasing the world’s most esteemed designers at a gala fundraiser in Toronto.
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Photo: George Pimentel

Suzanne Rogers presents...

Marchesa

THE CARLU, TORONTO, 2011
For her second gala, Suzanne Rogers invited Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig, the design partnership behind Marchesa, a comparatively...
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Photo: George Pimentel

Suzanne Rogers presents...

Zac Posen

THE CARLU, TORONTO, 2014
He’s dressed Rihanna for the Grammys, Gwyneth for the Oscars, Christina Hendricks for the Emmys and endless other A-listers for equally stellar...
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Photo: George Pimentel

Suzanne Rogers presents...

Diane von Furstenberg

Private Residence, Toronto, 2017
For the first daytime incarnation of Suzanne Rogers Presents, an elegant luncheon hosted inside one of Toronto’s grandest private homes,...
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Photo: George Pimentel

Suzanne Rogers presents...

Victoria Beckham

Private Residence, Toronto, 2019
For the fifth in the Suzanne Rogers Presents signature series, blending Rogers’ passion for fashion and fundraising in support of children’s charities, Victoria Beckham took centre stage.
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