Our Events

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Gala 2017 logo

October 14th, 2017


Come Around the World with us on Saturday, October 14th!

Save the date! Tickets go on sale in August.

Come celebrate Canadian culture with a Children's Foundation twist!

Visit the event page to learn how you can bring your company onboard as a proud

event sponsor.


Trees for Tots

January 6th, 2018


We raised $52,444 in 2017 for children in our community!

3,000 trees were picked up in 2017 in the City of Guelph!

Mark your calendars for our 2018 pick up date: Saturday, January 6th!

 Live Free cropped

March 2nd, 2018



Every day, children in our communities go to school hungry.

The 2017 Live Free From Hunger Campaign raised over $80,000 and engaged over

37,000 students so local children can hunger for knowledge, not food.

Join us next year to help bring healthy food to hungry minds.




May 16th, 2017


The 22nd annual Golf Tournament raised $27,000!

Victoria Park East Golf Club on May 16th, 2017

Visit the event page to learn about our sponsors and see photos from the day.



Third Party Events

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TD Charity Golf Tournament

Wednesday June 21st, 2017

TD Bank Financial Group has raised over $100,000 through its Charity Golf

Tournament to help better the lives of local children living in need.  


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Canada Day in the Park

Saturday July 1st, 2017

Come visit us in the park! Fun family activities including the annual Duck Races and a

children's Tent hosted by the Children’s Foundation. Stop by and say hello!


Inspiration 2017



Thursday November 2nd, 2017

A magical family event celebrating the arts and the community. All proceeds go to

the Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington's Free to Play Program.


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SOAR: The Southern Ontario Amazing Race

Saturday, June 2 - Sunday 3, 2018

A two-day, clue-based adventure including physical and mental challenges to test

racers strengths and experience the best of Southern Ontario’s landscapes and cities.