Host or Sponsor an Event

Interested in Hosting an Event?

Over the years, many businesses and service clubs or organizations have organized fundraisers to support our mission of inclusion and acceptance.

As a charitable organization, we rely on the kindness and ferocity of our community to help us fund some of our services.

If our cause is near and dear to you, feel free to contact us about how you can organize an event. We will offer our full support and any materials or resources to help you.

Here are some examples of events you might like to host:

  • A bake sale
  • Dress down days
  • Host a BBQ or Ice cream day in the summer
  • Hot chocolate day in the winter
  • Host a fashion show or dinner

To discuss any event hosting ideas, contact Tony DeSantis, Manager of Community Relations and Resource Development at 519-776-6483 ext 246 or by email at


Sponsorship Opportunities

We are always open to creating new partnerships! Event sponsorships provide an excellent opportunity for local businesses, corporations and individual people to show their support for a cause that speaks to them on a personal level.

Whether your company’s strategic goals involve raising public awareness or building a positive public image, we offer some of the best vehicles for your sponsorship dollars. We will gladly work with you to customize sponsorships to meet your goals.

Take a look at our high profile events to find the audience you are looking to reach:

Still have questions? Contact Tony DeSantis, Manager of Community Relations and Resource Development at 519-776-6483 ext 246 or by email at



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