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Hospice Fundraising Events

Date / Time: June 1st 2021 : 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: 6038 Empress St., Windsor, ON, CA, N8T 1B5

From May 1 – 31 will you count your steps for Hospice? Throughout the month of May, we are challenging our Windsor-Essex community to count their steps and collect pledges in support of our Hospice!  Set your own step goal and walk at your own pace all month long. Walk around your neighbourhood, your favourite local trails, or even on your treadmill – every step counts! Honour and celebrate your loved ones and help to ensure the services of our Hospice Residential Homes and Palliative Medicine Program can continue for patients and families in Windsor-Essex now, and into the future. Ready to get started? Register Now! Create your fundraising page on your own, or with a team – family, friends or co-workers! Choose Your Honouree - Who are you counting steps in honour of? Select a special loved one to honour and remember. Email their photo to soverton@thehospice.ca to be included in a special memorial video. Count Your Steps – Maybe its 10,000 steps a day, or a 5km walk once…

Date / Time: June 25th 2021 : 8:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: The Hospice of Windsor & Essex County, 6038 Empress St, Windsor, ON, CA, N8T 1B5

PURCHASING YOUR COPY We have copies ready for purchase and pick up! Thank you so much for your interest in purchasing The Dynasties & The Three! By purchasing your copy not only will you enjoy a piece of Windsor sports history,  but you will also be directly supporting our Hospice.  Once you make your purchase:  1) You will be sent a confirmation email, please keep this email handy.  2) To pick up your copy of the book, please visit The Hospice of Windsor & Essex County Administration Building (6038 Empress St. Windsor, Building #600) anytime Monday to Friday, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM.  3) Upon arrival, the doors will be locked, please use the silver buzzer on the left side of the door to let staff know the reason for your visit. Please note you may be asked for your name and a copy of your confirmation email for verification.  ABOUT THIS PROJECT In the book The Dynasties & The THREE and how Naismith’s game changed we have studied the evolution of basketball from December 1891 to the…





Signature Events

Hospice Signature Events are annual events that raise funds and awareness for our Hospice. These events include:

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Savour the

Over 800 guests enjoy this evening and dance the night away each year! This event features a delicious seafood feast, including an extravagant appetizer bar, and wonderful live music. Celebrate with us at our next Savour the Sea on March 27th 2021!

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LifeWalk attracts over 200 participants to this family-friendly walk. Participants collect pledges and wear t-shirts in memory of a loved one who have fought or are still fighting a life-altering diagnosis. Walk with us at our LifeWalk each June!

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Hospice Face to Face

Each year Hospice’s Face to Face Fundraising Campaign raises funds in support of the Hospice Fairley Family Transportation Program, which ensures much needed rides are available to our community. Remember – ask 10 friends for $10 each, and provide 10 rides to our community! Our Face to Face Campaign from August 15th to September 30th each year.

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Savour the

Over 700 participants jump on busses to explore and taste the bounty of Windsor and Essex County each year at this fan favourite event. Save the date, and be sure to get your tickets early – this one sells out extra fast! See you September 27th 2020!

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Benefit Gala for
the Hospice

Our signature fundraising event of the year! This event welcomes 1000 guests to enjoy a beautiful evening celebrating our Hospice together. Our 41st event is scheduled for be October 23rd 2020 – save the date!

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Hockey for

3 days, 5 arenas, over 150 teams, over 2000 players, and endless amounts of fun! There is no better way to spend the time between Christmas and New Year’s - see you December 27-29, 2020! Click here to visit the Hockey For Hospice Website!



Third Party Events

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A group of kids collecting pledges for Hospice

A sports team presenting a cheque for Hospice

Kids wearing matching shirts holding donations for Hospice

So…what is a Third Party Event?

A Third Party Event is an event hosted by people just like you! You, your friend or your committee will take the lead in planning and hosting the event, with the proceeds benefiting our patients and families at Hospice.

What Kinds of Third Party Events Are There?

Third party events can be a variety of different things! It may be a family BBQ with pledges/donations collected for the Hospice, hair cutting events, sporting events, dinners, concerts - whatever you can dream up!

What are the First Steps in Hosting a Third Party Event?

First, come up with an idea and form your event planning group.

Second, please contact the Hospice team - we would be more than happy to meet with you, hear about your idea, and help you to plan the next steps.

How Do I Contact the Hospice Team?

The Hospice team cannot wait to hear from you! You can contact a member of our team about your proposed event by calling Community Engagement and Advancement at 519.974-1000 or emailing events@thehospice.ca.