Host a Fundraiser

If you are looking for a fun way to support Ronald McDonald House Charities Southwestern Ontario in your community, hosting your own  fundraiser is a great idea! It is easy to turn something you love into a way to raise support for families with sick kids in need of our Houses and Family Room. 

Need Some Ideas?

There are lots of fun and easy ways to turn your special occasion, celebration or event into a way to keep families close.
You may want to...

Cake with Candles inviting people to start a birthday fundraiser on makefunmatter.caBecome a Birthday Hero -This year, celebrate your birthday by giving rather than receiving and consider raising funds or collecting helpful items in lieu of gifts

Do What You Love for Families - Almost anything can be turned onto a fundraiser for RMH! Whether you love to bake, run, horseback ride or even play video games - you can do what you love to keep families close

Fundraise in Honour or Memory -Honour someone you care about by raising funds in their name. Set up an online Make Fun Matter page in their memory or in honour of a special day like a graduation or anniversary

Getting Started:

1) Download our Event Kit to get some great ideas about starting your fundraiser. No matter the size, an event in support of RMHC-SWO will help keep families close.

2) Know what you want to do? Send in your Host a Fundraiser Applications Form to our Community Engagement Specialist, Taylor Longfield, to activate your fundraiser!

3) Create Your Make Fun Matter Giving Page to share with friends and family online! Whether you are fundraising for monetary donations, or looking to collect items from our WishList, an online giving page will amplify you fundraiser to bring even more support and awareness to RMHC-SWO!

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Taylor Longfield

Community Engagement Specialist

519-685-3232 x2514

For an accessible version of our Event Kit or Fundraiser Application Form please email 

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