TORONTO – Toronto Mayor John Tory raised a record $2.86 million for his 2014 election campaign eclipsing mayoral candidates Olivia Chow and Doug Ford.
Chow managed to raise $1.9 million and Ford came in third with $900,000.
Friday was the last day for candidates to file their paperwork for the mayoral race.
A media release from the Tory camp said the campaign attracted nearly 4,350 donors with 40 per cent of them giving $100 or less.
The statement also said Tory held 60 fundraisers and collected close to $500,000 through online donations.