Known for his mentoring and the philanthropic work he has accomplished around the world, Gary is also a well-known and respected presence in his home town of Toronto, volunteering hours and fundraising efforts to raise money for important causes.He organizes and leads charitable events, assisting with organizations and causes close to his heart. Gary helped create "The Bridle Bash Foundation" and continues to be active with his fundraising efforts. He also sits on the advisory board for "LOVE - Leave Out Violence".
The Goodwill Oral Health Project is Gary’s joint humanitarian initiative that is dedicated to the global advancement of oral health. Teaching & giving back through the University of Technology in Kingston, Jamaica, is Gary’s personal contribution to making a difference in the lives of people in a country in great need of oral health education and dental care.