Host An Event

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So You Think You Can Throw A Great Event?

Then we want hear from you!

Thanks to the generosity of our community, people just like you have helped us raise over $500,000 for health care in Durham Region - all through events.  

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Now we're challenging you to come up with the next great event.  Anyone from students, families, social clubs and seasoned planners are welcome to apply.

Why run an event? Because it's a fun way to give back, but what's more, you will:

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  • Challenge yourself to do something unique to help your own community
  • Gain valuable planning and project management experience
  • Build your portfolio, resume and network base
  • Align with one of the largest charities in Durham Region
  • Complete your volunteer hours for school or work
  • Be invited to Lakeridge Health Foundation's Annual Volunteer Reception
  • Most of all... know that your hard work means your friends and family will have access to the very best health are right here in our community! 


How to I submit my idea?

Step 1: Put together a team of great people, come up with an idea and prepare a budget.

Step 2: Click 'Submit your idea' and fill out our application form then send it to our events department.

Step 3: Wait for us to be in touch to discuss your details. 

Step 4: Get planning!

If you have any questions about hosting an event for Lakeridge Health Foundation please contact Helen Knelsen at or 905-576-8711 ext 4175.