Throughout the year, numerous amazing community members devote their time, energy and talent to organizing a wide variety of third party events. Childcan also organizes a few of our own “signature” events during the year, a time to gather with our community in support of our families and children.
Please consider supporting us by hosting, attending or donating to one – or more – of these fabulous activities.
Riding the Cannonball 5,000 in Support of Childcan! Thomas and Eileen are going on a little road trip - a 5,000 mile road trip from Barrie, ON to Golden, BC - and they've got ten days to do it. From August 20th to August 30th, they'll be taking part in the Cannonball 5,000, and raising funds for Childcan and the families and children we serve to make this bucket list ride that much more meaningful! This is the longest distance…Find out more »
The memory of Ronny “Tuukka” Betterley will live on this summer at the Tuukka Cup 3-on-3 Road Hockey Tournament. The event honours 7-year-old Ronny “Tuukka” Betterley who passed away in January after a battle with DIPG. The tournament, which will feature youth athletes from Novice to Midget age groups, will benefit three charities, with all proceeds being donated to Childcan, Ronald McDonald House, and Children’s Wish Foundation. Teams will have 5 players (4 players, 1 goalie). Registration is due before…Find out more »
Join us for an action-packed, fun-filled family day!Find out more »
The Freedom 55 Financial Championship returns to Highland Country Club in 2018 and Childcan has been named the official charity! The Freedom 55 Financial Championship is Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada’s flagship event. The season-ending tournament will feature the Top 60 players from the Order of Merit. These top players will compete for the tournament title and a chance to earn Web.com Tour status for the following season, awarded to the Top 5 players. Freedom 55 Financial is proud…Find out more »
The London Cobras Bantam Red team is doing it again - organizing and hosting another amazing golf tournament to support our children and families! Make sure you get your tickets and come out for a great round for a great cause, put on by a great team! $125/person includes golf cart, dinner, an amazing silent auction table and chances to win prizes, including 5 amazing hole-in-one prizes! Shotgun start at 1:30 pm. Look under Team News --> Bantam Red when…Find out more »
Professional artist, Annette Dutton, and her group of "Art Gypsies" will be hosting a fun-filled art afternoon for our children to come and create a masterpiece! This wonderful opportunity to work with local artists will share Annette's philosophy about art: "I paint with passion and colour, to reach emotional connections, to stir the imagination, memories and depth. As an artist, I paint also to teach the viewer how to indulge in the beauty of artwork, sometimes to laugh at humour…Find out more »
Show your support for children with cancer - permanently! On September 22nd, participating artists will be tattooing small gold ribbons - with all of the proceeds coming to Childcan to help the families and children we serve. If you've been thinking about getting a gold ribbon tattoo, this is the day to do it! Tattoos will be $100. So far, participating shops include: London Neon Crab Tattoos and Piercing Ryan Intzandt Tattoos Strathroy Neon Crab Tattoos and Piercing Hamilton Neon…Find out more »
In Honour Blood Donor Clinic and Silent Auction for ChildcanFind out more »
Things are going to get colourful around LDSS this September! LDSS students and friends, register for this fantastic event and raise some funds to support children and families coping with childhood cancer. Thanks so much to the students behind organizing this event!Find out more »
Presented by Save the date! And take note of the locations - that's right, locations, plural, as we're going to hold this fantastic event in London and in LaSalle! It's our annual 2.5K walk and 5K walk/fun run where we celebrate our incredible children and families and raise funds to support them. And REGISTRATION IS OPEN! Register for the LONDON event, or pledge someone who is participating. Register for the WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY event, or pledge someone who is participating. London…Find out more »