OOCH COMMUNITY EVENTS & FUNDRAISERS

 

 

Imagine the Magic Gala

 

   upcoming events

western

Cocktails for a Cause
Saturday, February 4
A charity benefit organized by Western Hillel students that raises awareness and funds for a different cause every year. .
 
 

 

PlayStation Platinum Cup
November 25-27
The PlayStation Platinum welcomes 24 Atom level A, AA and AAA teams to compete for the chance to be the PlayStation Platinum Cup Champions. Participants enjoy a unique tournament setting with a dedicated PS4 gaming area, Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni meet and greets and a first class silent auction with proceeds benefitting Camp Ooch.

Ooch logo: Proud supporter od Camp Oochigeas- A camp for children with cancer

Queen's Ooch Week
November 8 - November 12
A series of awareness and fundraising events at Queen's University.
 
 

 

Not your usual garage sale

Not Your Usual Garage Sale
October 30th
Come out, have fun, food and support our fundraising garage sale to give kids living with and affected by cancer a magical camp experience. When: Sunday October 30th, 8am-6pm Where: 45 Palmer Ave, Richmond Hill
 
 

 

Around the Lake in Support of Camp Ooch
September 16th - 20th
Donate to camp Ooch as Norbert attempts to bike solo and un-supported 850km around Lake Ontario in 5 day. 

Coleman Canada - 5K Run/Hike
Saturday, September 17th
This event is in a beautiful Park Setting, perfect for kids, offers a large playground and casual trails for the whole family to enjoy. BBQ for participants for registered runners or hikers On site raffle tickets for a chance to win Coleman Prizes and much much more... See you there!

Rocks for Research by The Event Team
Saturday, September 17
Join us at the Oakville Curling Club (224 Allan Street, Oakville) for a Curling Bonspiel including silent auction. For more information, contact The Event Team: Kelly Stronach - kstronach@sympatico.ca or Karen Haas - karenhaas@rogers.com 

 

   ongoing fundraisers

Robb Thompson Memorial Fundraiser
 
In memory of Robb, the Thompson family, is raising money for Camp Oochigeas. We feel strongly about our fundraising efforts as we want other children to have the opportunity of a lifetime, like Robb.

Katie's Birthday Fundraiser
The MacKenzie family would like you to join us in celebrating what would be Katie's 23rd birthday. This will be our 10th annual event to raise money for kids like Katie so they can participate in the most amazing camp experience.  

Ooch Dream Team
The Ooch Dream Team is for individuals who have committed to raise $3,500 - enough to send one child to Residential Camp for two weeks! Team members raise funds by hosting and participating in runs, bike races, trunk shows and more. Some even shave their head. Be creative and make a difference!

   PAST EVENTS

 

 

Erace Cancer Cycling
Tuesday, August 9
Support the Erace Cancer Cycling Team by participating in the Midweek Criterium on August 9th.

Corvettes for Kids Road Tour
Sunday, September 11
Corvette owners are invited to participate in the annual Corvettes for Kids Road Tour. 

Charity Kart Race 
Sunday, August 14
The Toronto Kart Club will be hosting a Charity Race to raise funds and awareness for Camp Ooch. There will be an Ooch Kart racing, some Ooch volunteers to tell you more about the Magic of Ooch and merch for sale. 

Mooks' Fishing Derby
Saturday, August 13
Join us for this fun bass fishing tournament/ fish fry/ potluck dinner event. Registration fee is $10 per person. Hosted on Skootamatta Lake at 70 Jacques Bay Road, Cloyne. For more info, contact Roger or Sandra at 613-336-0060.

Camp Yesanda
Friday, August 5
If you love camp and live in or near Ottawa, come on out to Camp Yesanda, the improvised campfire-themed show playing at Flapjack's Canadian Diner at 8:30pm. The show will feature improvised scenes, games, music and shenanigans, and will be followed by a sing-song!

Tour For Kids Logo

Tour for Kids
Friday, August 12 - Sunday, August 14
Tour for Kids is a 3-day, cycling event that raises funds and awareness for the three pediatric oncology camps in Ontario. Tour for Kids is not just about conquering cancer, it's about making a meaningful, immediate and lasting difference in the lives of kids with cancer today.

Muskoka Rocks Road Race
Sunday, July 31
Participate in the 10K, 5K or Kids 1K run starting at the Peninsula Recreation Centre on Juddhaven Road in Minett. All three distances offer the classic beauty of Muskoka.

Raid Dolomiti
Saturday, July 24
On July 24th, 14 members of the Morning Glory Cycling Club, a Toronto based community bicycle club, will set off on a 5 day, 700 KMS, 50,000 vertical foot adventure by bike through the Italian Dolomiti mountains in support of Camp Ooch.

Boat Rally for Kids with Cancer
Saturday, July 23
Participate in this exciting boat scavenger hunt in Muskoka. Funds raised will support SickKids Hospital with a portion of funds going to Camp Oochigeas.

Crafts for Camp Ooch Kids
May 1 – June 30, 2016
An 8 week opportunity for employees of Toronto Paramedic Services to donate a craft or cash donation to Camp Ooch!

Travelers Canada

Travelers Championship Day
Wednesday, July 13
Each year Travelers employees come together to celebrate as a team and, at the same time, give back to the community.We are proud to once again lend our support to Camp Ooch. Last year we raised over $45,000 – help us surpass that goal by making a donation today!