Event Information

Women for Women’s 2020: Here’s what you need to know!


Tuesday, March 3, 2020


11:30 am — 2:00 pm


Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Grand Ballroom, Lower Concourse Level
123 Queen St. W.
Toronto, ON


Main Event

11:30 am: Reception
12:00 pm — 2:00 pm: Lunch & Onstage Presentations
Located in the Grand Ballroom

Coffee Lounge

11:00 am — 12:00 pm
2:00 pm — 3:00 pm
Located in the Reception area directly adjacent to the Grand Ballroom

*This year, we are thrilled to feature a coffee lounge in the reception area at Women for Women’s. It will open prior to the main event as a fun meeting and networking point, and it will re-open after the main event until 3:00 pm to provide an opportunity for additional networking and mentorship. The beautiful furniture exhibited in our lounge has been generously provided by Raw by Rawhide.

Giving Opportunity

You will hear from internationally recognized Women’s College Hospital leaders and have a powerful opportunity to support the next generation of emerging healthcare changemakers and trailblazers. Credit cards, cash and cheques will be accepted on-site.


Parking: The Sheraton Hotel only has limited valet parking spots which are available on a first come first serve basis, for the cost of $20 per hour, plus tax. Note: retrieving your car from their valet system can take some time. There is a self-park, city parking lot, across from the Hotel which is connected underground to the hotel. Please see details here.

TTC: Queen or Osgoode subway stations are best for those taking transit.


There are no physical tickets for this event. Upon arrival, simply share your name or the name of your table host with our registration volunteers and you will be directed to your table.


From the street level lobby, take the elevator down to the “C” concourse level, and then the glass elevator on the concourse level down to the lower concourse level.

Live-captioning has generously been provided by HearVue to ensure equitable access and increase inclusion through live event communication accessibility.

About Women for Women's

Women for Women’s is so much more than a fundraiser; it’s a movement to save lives through the transformative power of conversation and philanthropy.

Launched in 2011, Women for Women's is a high-profile, influential annual luncheon that brings together nearly 1,000 prominent corporate, philanthropic and community leaders each year to learn about, talk about and support the future of health for women.

Women for Women’s strives to educate guests about key issues affecting women’s health and the innovative care and research taking place at Women’s College Hospital (WCH) and Women’s College Research Institute (WCRI). Panelists and special guests have included such names as Hazel McCallion, Jully Black, Elizabeth Manley, Isabelle Brasseur, Erin Davis, Andrea Martin, Measha Brueggergosman and more!

For general event inquiries or to volunteer, please contact:

Janet Patterfung
Manager, Community & Signature Events
416-323-6323 ext. 4709 | janet.patterfung@wchospital.ca

For information about becoming a corporate partner, please contact:

Shez Puri
Senior Development Officer, Corporate Partnerships
416-704-0624 | shez.puri@wchospital.ca

For all media inquiries, please contact:

Cathy Carter
Vice President, Chief Community Officer
416-813-4728 | cathy.carter@wchospital.ca