VIMY Trip Winners

VIMY Trip Winners

Michael Burns, True Patriot Love Vice Chair poses with the contest winners; Bob and Eileen Newbigging (L) and Les and Muriel Watts (R)Read more

2015 Golf in Florida – February 25th, 2015

Join us for our Fourth Annual Friends of John McDermott Golf Tournament & Benefit February 25th, 2015 – Old Corkscrew Golf Club, Estero Florida  Read more

Hamilton Spectator

An excerpt from the Hamilton Spectator – “The Ippolito Foundation 2012 Golf Tournament” – June, 22, 2012 McDermott House Canada and The Mark Preece Family House were the big winners…Read more

Musicians Lend Voices to Hospice Care

An excerpt from the Hamilton Spectator as it appeared – “Songs In the Key of Giving: Musicians lend voices to hospice care” – June 21, 2012 Musicians Lend Voices to…Read more

Ippolito Foundation Golf Tournament

The 3rd annual Ippolito Foundation Golf Tournament held at Copetown Woods Golf Club in June 2013 was an enormous success! All proceeds from the event will directly benefit McDermott House Canada, as well…Read more

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An excerpt from the Oakville Beaver – A fan shows his respect by Tom Douglas, Oakville – June 7, 2012

I was not at all surprised that internationally-renowned Canadian tenor John McDermott showed up to sing Amazing Grace at a memorial service in Oakville last week for Glen Wideman. A McDermott fan for years, I finally met the man just before his performance at the Oakville…

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An excerpt from the Toronto Sun – “Warmington: so much to love in Toronto” by Joe Warmington – November 12, 2011

There were some great moments on Remembrance Day – including a special one held in the Veterans Centre at Sunnybrook where among those on hand to remember were WWII Veteran (remove ‘is’)John Slater, Shaun Francis and Michael Burns of True Patriot Love, John McDermott of McDermott House Canada, General (ret’d) Rick Hillier (Honorary Chair of McDermott House Canada and True Patriot Love), and former Sun Media Executive Vice President Trudy Eagan, Chair of the Board of McDermott House Canada (

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