OOCH COMMUNITY EVENTS & FUNDRAISERS

 

 

 

   upcoming events

9th Annual Camp Oochigeas Invitational
Monday, June 25, 2018
The 9th Annual Camp Oochigeas Invitational, formerly the PlayStation Charity Golf Tournament in partnership with Solutions 2 GO, will be held on Monday, June 25, 2018.
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Boat Rally for Kids
Friday, July 27 - Saturday, July 28, 2018
The Rally for Kids with Cancer Scavenger Cup in Toronto & Muskoka has raised over $19,000,000 for children's cancer research and care at SickKids and for Camp Ooch. On July 27th & 28th, 2018, please join us as we unite and join the FIGHT against children's cancer for the 5th annual BOAT RALLY FOR KIDS WITH CANCER in MUSKOKA!

Muskoka Rocks

Muskoka Rocks Road Race
Sunday, August 5, 2018
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.

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Raid Italian Alps
Sunday, July 1, 2018
Thank you for taking the next step in raising funds and awareness for Camp Oochigeas (Ooch) through the Raid Italian Alps. Cancer changes a child's life. So does Camp. So will you!
 
 
 

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Muskoka River Swim
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
The Muskoka 10km river swim began in 2012, and has been growing each year. What started as a swimming challenge has grown to a community of family and friends who support the endeavours of the camp.

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Ride For Karen
Sunday, August 12, 2018
Known for being the original Gran Fondo in the GTA, the Ride for Karen offers participants the choice of three route lengths, in this classic one day event: 200km's, 160km's and 100km's

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Tour for Kids
Friday, August 17 - Sunday, August 19, 2018
A challenging and rewarding 3-day, 300-600+km cycling adventure, raising funds and awareness for Ontario's kids cancer camps. Tour for kids isn't just about conquering cancer, it's about making a meaningful, immediate and lasting difference in the lives of kes with cancer today. 100% of your receipted donation goes to the camps.

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Volley for Camp Ooch
Friday, September 21, 2018
Volley for Ooch on September 21st! All participants will receive a team t-shirt, one food ticket, and one drink ticket. Hot dogs, hamburgers, sausages, water, and pop will be sold. Best of all, 100% of the profits will go to sending a child with cancer to camp.

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Alumni & Volunteer Weekend at Camp 2018
Saturday, September 22 & Sunday, September 23, 2018 
This September, 200 Ooch alumni and volunteers will come together to raise $100,000 to give the Magic of Ooch to 25 kids affected by childhood cancer, all the while enjoying a weekend of friendship, fun and adventure.

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Imagine the Magic
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Experience the Magic of Ooch on this most magical night. Help us bring the magic to the kids who deserve it most.

   ongoing fundraisers

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Erace Cancer
 
The Erace Cancer Cycling Team Powered by Camp Ooch is a fully registered OCA/UCI bike racing team who will be "Racing to Beat Cancer" through the 2018 season.

Concrete Ontario Camp Day Challenge
 
Help Concrete Ontario, supporting Ooch since its inception 35 years ago, send even more kids to camp!

Yashvi Supergirl

Yashvi's Fundraiser for Ooch
 
Yashvi is a very friendly, bright, high energy, curious and a kind child. She loves music, swimming, soccer, reading books and enjoyed going to all these different activities. Join Yashvi in her ongoing fundraiser to raise funds for Camp Oochigeas.

Donate a car Canada

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Donate a car Canada accepts Vehicle Donations for Camp Oochigeas. Free towing is provided to maximize your donation. When you donate your car, truck, RV, boat, or motorcycle to Camp Oochigeas through Donate A Car Canada, it will either be recycled or sold at auction. After your vehicle donation is complete, our charity will send you a tax receipt and will put your gift to good use.

MsFit Activewear
 
A significant portion of all MsFit Activewear sales support Camp Ooch and kids affected by childhood cancer.

Crafts for Camp Ooch Kids
 
A fundraising opportunity for employees of Toronto Paramedic Services to donate a craft or cash donation to Camp Oochigeas. 

Katie's Birthday Fundraiser
 
The MacKenzie family would like you to join us in celebrating what would be Katie's 25th birthday. This will be our 12th annual event to raise money for kids like Katie so they can participate in the most amazing camp experience.

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.

Whisky Wisemen

Whisky Wisemen #thirdthursday
 
Whisky Wisemen Society will donate proceeds from monthly #thirdthursday events (and other events along the way) to Camp Ooch, in hopes to send as many kids to camp as we possibly can!

   PAST EVENTS

Muskoka Lakes Parade of Power
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Annual Muskoka Lakes Parade of Power Charity Poker Run. Performance boats of all sizes (and power) will gather at the wharf in Gravenhurst on June 16. The boats will leave the docks at 10am and spectators are invited to come watch the awsome power!

Kingsway College Walk-a-Thon
Monday, June 11, 2018
An annual fundraising event held by KCS for Camp Oochigeas. Participants will walk in a course throughout the KCS neighbourhood on Sports Day, June 12. By gathering pledges from sponsors, or sponsoring themselves, participants raise money.

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The McConnell Classic
Thursday, June 7, 2018
The McConnell Classic is the fourth longest contribution event to Camp Oochigeas. 2018 marks the 25th consecutive year. With the generous support of players and guests, sponsors and silent auction donors, the McConnell Classic has raised over $961,000 to date.

LCBO BBQ

27th Annual Charity BBQ at the Queen's Quay LCBO
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
The 27th Annual Charity BBQ in Support of Camp Ooch is back for another year. BBQ feast with All You Can Eat fresh burgers, hotdogs, veggie fare and much more! This is not your ordinary BBQ. $20 includes all you can eat, live entertainment, door prizing, silent auction and much more!

Anthony Pileggi 6th Annual Memorial Hockey Game
Saturday, June 2, 2018
Please donate now, and join us for the 6th Annual Anthony Pileggi Memorial Hockey Game on June 2nd from 1:30-3pm at Iceland, Mississauga. This event is open to children and adults.

The Hadd an Eby Endowment Fund

Haddan Eby Endowment Fund - Find the Joy
Friday, June 1, 2018 
On Friday, June 1st, 2018, friends and family will gather at Magna Golf Club to Find the Joy. Funds raised will support the Haddan Eby Endowment Fund at Camp Oochigeas.

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Boy Versus Fly, A Dean Bean Book Launch Event
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
A Book Launch event, celebrating the release of BOY vs FLY, A Dean Bean Adventure by Daniel Beitchman. Join us for a night of comedy, featuring: Chantel Maristoca, Not Oasis, Boom, Baby, Boom and The Assembly's Heidi Montage. With Luke Peters, hosted by Marc Opie and Jack Van, and musical director Mark Bond.

Brad Stevens Memorial Golf Tournament
Saturday, May 26, 2018
The 20th Annual Brad Stevens Golf Tournament takes place at the Muskoka Lakes Golf & Country Club.

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Bayview Secondary School Socccer Tournament
Friday, May 25, 2018
Bayview Secondary School is organizing a Charity Soccer Event on May 25, 2018. This soccer tournament if for the high school girls soccer teams in the York Region and proceeds from registration and concession stand sales will support Camp Ooch.

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BEEZ KNEEZ Millwood Walk the Block
Friday, May 18 - Friday, May 25, 2018
A walk around the block with all our families and friends to fundraise for Ooch in honour of the In-Hospital Program.

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Trim Tech Interiors and Glass OPEN HOUSE
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Trim Tech Interiors and Glass 8th Annual OPEN HOUSE! You don't want to miss the start of the Cruzin Season!

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Sporting Life 10k in Toronto presented by GFL Environmental
Sunday, May 13, 2018 
Join 23,000 people who believe in giving kids affected by childhood cancer the chance to be kids.  

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Sporting Life 10k in Ottawa presented by GFL Environmental
Sunday, May 13, 2018
New for 2018 - Run or walk for Ooch in the Sporting Life 10k in Ottawa. Fundraise to send more kids affected by childhood cancer to Camp Ooch.

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CH2M Safety Week
Monday, May 7 - Friday, May 11, 2018
CH2M Safety Week Fundraiser

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Glad Park Public School Paws for a Cause
Thursday, May 10, 2018 
Glad Park School has challenged St. Mark school in a charity fundraiser. GPPS will be having a community walk/run support of Camp Ooch in addition to other in-school fundraisers.

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Justice League Presents: Jays Game for Ooch
Saturday, April 27, 2018 
We are professionals from varying backgrounds, but Camp Ooch has brought us together. On average, we have spent the past 8 years volunteering as counselors at camp. Last year our fundraising efforts totaled $38,000. We hope to surpass that total this year and need your help.

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Clarkson Secondary School's Annual Cancer Drive
Monday, April 23 - Friday, April 27, 2018
Clarkson Secondary School is hosting the 44th Annual Cancer Drive and this will be the 17 years of supporting Camp Oochigeas.

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Northlake Dentistry Sportsguard Clinic Fundraiser
Saturday, April 14, 2018 
All children are invited to participate in our sportsguard clinic on Saturday, April 14th from 8:00am - 3:00pm. Each child will be fitted for a custom-made sportsguard. All proceeds will be donated to Camp Ooch. Cost $20.00 (valued at $230.00). Located at Northlake Dentistry.

TeraMach Hockey Challenge

TeraMach Hockey Challenge
February 21st, 2018
TeraMach is hosting a hockey challenge for our customers with our partners DellEMC, VMware and Cisco in support of Camp Ooch on Wednesday February 21st. TeraMach believes in supporting community and admires Camp Oochigeas and their commitment and support towards families affected by childhood cancer.