At Sun Life, we believe that by actively supporting the communities in which we live and work, we can help build a positive environment for our customers, employees, advisors and shareholders.

Our sponsorship portfolio includes professional and amateur sports organizations in key markets, and with a sharpened focus on sustainability, these sponsorships allow us to give back to our communities and encourage healthy living.

Major corporate sponsorships:

toronto_raptors_logo_thb_u_sponsorships toronto_raptors_logo_thb_u_sponsorships

Toronto Raptors (National Basketball Association)

The Toronto Raptors are known as “Canada’s Team”, giving Sun Life the opportunity to connect with a passionate and enthusiastic fan base across the country. Beginning in the 2022-2023 season, Sun Life became the Official Health and Wellness Partner of the team providing a unique and authentic platform to support our health products and services. Visit sunlife.ca/raptors to learn more.


montreal_canadians_logo_thb_u_sponsorships montreal_canadians_logo_thb_u_sponsorships

Montreal Canadiens (National Hockey League)

Sun Life is a proud partner of the Montreal Canadiens, an iconic hockey team that is ingrained in the culture of Quebec. Our partnership with the Canadiens includes major initiatives aimed at supporting Sun Life’s commitment to type 2 diabetes prevention in Quebec. Our most recent initiative was a donation to the Fondation pour enfants diabétiques du Québec for every goal scored by the team at the Bell Centre, and donations for every tweet and retweet using the hashtag #Monactiondiabète. We also hold an annual blood drive with Canadiens players that gives the public a chance to be screened for diabetes. In addition, the sponsorship provides rinkboard signage at all home games and client hosting opportunities.

kitchener_rangers_logo_thb_u_sponsorships kitchener_rangers_logo_thb_u_sponsorships

Kitchener Rangers Hockey Club (Ontario Hockey League)

Kitchener-Waterloo is home to Sun Life’s Canadian head office and we are proud to support a team that is an important part of the local community where so many of our employees and advisors live and work.

colisee_logo_thb_u_sponsorships colisee_logo_thb_u_sponsorships

Colisée Financière Sun Life in Rimouski, Québec

The Colisée Financière Sun Life in Rimouski is a key element of our sponsorship portfolio in Quebec and the nearby eastern region of the province. The arena, home of the Rimouski Oceanic of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, is the largest east of Quebec City and is a major contributor to the regional economy. The naming rights partnership provides great local visibility and gives us the opportunity to connect and engage with residents, businesses and advisors in the region.

Sponsorship requests:

If you have general questions, or you are interested in submitting a sponsorship proposal to Sun Life, please send an email including an overview of the opportunity, target audience, timing, geographic location, as well as all contact information to commandites.philanthropie@sunlife.com. Please allow at least 8 weeks to properly assess each opportunity. All information collected remains confidential.

If you are a charitable or non-profit organization with a focus on diabetes or arts and culture, your request for support may fall within our Philanthropy mandate.