Organize an Event

We couldn’t help so many men, women, and youth without the passionate support of our community. If you’d like to get involved by organizing a fund-raising event or a food drive – big or small – please get in touch. We can’t wait to partner with you!

Upcoming Organized Events

Backyard Art Auction

Local artist and performer, Lisa Golem, is hosting a backyard silent auction of her artwork from which she will donate 30% of the proceeds to Ray of Hope. The auction will include live music, finger foods, and wine! The event will be held from 1pm-4pm on Saturday, June 18th at 247 Dinison Cres, Kitchener. Visit Lisa’s Facebook event page for more details on this fun, outdoor event! You can also take a look at some of her artwork at

Past Events for Inspiration

Cyclone Studio and Cocoon Apothecary hosted a by-donation Stay In & Spin Class that raised over $185 for Ray of Hope’s Youth Addictions program!

JC Mortgages and Orange Hat Tattoos partnered together to host a tattoo fundraising event in support of Ray of Hope. Registrants were able to choose from six different mental health tattoos for a cost of $60. A total of $2,286.75 was raised and all proceeds went to our Youth Addictions program!

Ella, Megan & Charlotte raised money by selling cookies! These ‘Brilliant Bakers’ started by creating a fundraising goal & developing a plan to meet that goal. After convincing their parents to donate ingredients & containers, they baked & sold 160 dozen cookies and raised $1200.00 to support Ray of Hope.

Wagner, Livock & Associates demonstrated their mission to strengthen their community by raising money & allowing staff to nominate charities that are meaningful to them. Ray of Hope was chosen to receive a $2000.00 dollar grant!


Tips For Organizing a Fundraising Event

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