Model Profile – Meet Colin Hennigar

Mar 19, 2017
Colin Hennigar fashion heals model

Meet Colin Hennigar

Colin has been filling the big shoes of Director of Major Gifts at SickKids Foundation since February 2010.

Why Fashion Heals?

As the fundraising lead for the Garron Family Cancer Centre, Fashion Heals has been a champion and force in providing much-needed funds for innovation.  These funds are used by physicians, nurses, researchers and other medical staff to pursue ideas where traditional means of funding are not yet available.  The potential is tremendous in terms of the impact that the Innovation Grant for Cancer Care can achieve, both for advancing research and treating children at SickKids, across Canada and around the world.

His Most Memorable Fashion Heals Moment

With all that said, his most memorable Fashion Heals moment last year was walking the runway with individuals who are saving the lives of children everyday as well as those who have won their battle against cancer.  

His Most Memorable SickKids Moment

For Colin, SickKids has been a journey beyond Canada. His strongly cherishes Travelling to the Caribbean, Ghana, and South Africa to raise funds on behalf of SickKids’ global project and hearing stories of how SickKids saved a friend or family member from the other side of world.  The brand of SickKids is truly international.

His key message to his younger self would be…

 Be patient, work hard and never say “no” to travel.

His bucket list includes traveling to every continent. 

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