Community Fundraising Events In Support of KidsAbility

Thank you to everyone in our community who has supported KidsAbility Foundation through our community engagement events and initiatives. We are re-imagining new ways to partner with individuals and groups in our community as well as bring our KidsAbility events to you in a safe and engaging way during the current COVID-19 circumstances. 

What's Happening Now:

  • Jeff Poolton's Songs of the Season Virtual Concert
    Jeff Poolton

    Save the evening on November 29th for an hour-long
    Songs of the Season Virtual Concert! Special thanks to Jeff Poolton, a talented local singer/songwriter and entertainer who is donating his performance as a benefit fundraiser in support of KidsAbility. This event will be a live-stream Facebook offering! Jeff has proudly performed this annual fundraiser for several years in support of KidsAbility this year it is being changed to a virtual edition. This fundraiser is an opportunity for children and youth to achieve great things at home, at school and in their community when contributions are made to the Songs of the Season Virtual Concert donation page during the concert. 

  • Price Gives Back November Fundraiser: Building a Better Community One Patient at a Time

    Husband and wife team, Doctors Jason and Tara Price of PRICE HEALTH have chosen KidsAbility as the beneficiary of their PRICE Gives Back Fall Fundraiser. 
    From November 9th – November 30th, for every new patient booking physiotherapy & chiropractic consultations who mention the promotion, PRICE HEALTH will donate half the value of the new patient fee to raise funds for kids, youth & families!  At the end of the month, a donation in the amount of the total tally of new patient fees will be made back to KidsAbility. New patients can book by clicking on the REQUEST AN APPOINTMENT button by following

    Details can be found in the poster created by Price Health.

  • Ongoing: Rotary of KW - Catch the Ace Lottery

    Presenting Catch the Ace – Rotary of KW’s all new lottery beginning September 10 with a chance to win weekly draws and a progressive jackpot!

    Proudly founded and supported by Rotarians since 1957, KidsAbility is grateful to be named a beneficiary of net proceeds, alongside St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation and Grand River Hospital Foundation.

    Find out more about how to play! Visit Catch the Ace Lottery – Rotary of KW, the official website managed & supported by the work of five Rotary clubs in Kitchener and Waterloo, proudly serving the community for nearly 100 years.


    On-going support from our generous community members:  

 Grainharvest logopretzel 

Grainharvest Breadhouse

 ongoing generous support since 2013 | Grainharvest - An artisan family-owned bakery located in Waterloo since 1989. From every tasty, fresh and hand-made pretzel purchased, 10 cents is donated to KidsAbility™ Over $50,000 raised to date! Thank you!

Looking to Host a Community Fundraising Event or Activity?

KidsAbility Foundation appreciates the generous support it continues to receive from the community to help children and youth with special needs. Community Fundraising Events and Activities organized by individuals and companies provide significant funding for core therapy services each year.

Hosting an event or activity in support of KidsAbility can be a great way to help make a difference for our children and youth, and a lot of fun in the process. Whatever your event or activity is, we are here to assist and have developed some Guidelines, Steps to Success, Top 20 Fundraising Ideas and more in our Community Fundraising Event and Activities Guidebook to help get you started!

Your support is appreciated and we look forward to assisting you to help make your event or activity a success. Once you have decided which type of event or activity you would like to host, it is important to complete a proposal form that can be found within the Community Fundraising Events and Activities Guidebook. For a Community Fundraising Event or Activity, please complete the Event Proposal and Terms & Conditions form. For a Cause-Related Marketing Event or Initiative, please complete the Cause-Related Marketing Proposal and License Agreement.

Please email the completed form to Bianca Peluso.

For all information regarding upcoming events, please contact:

Bianca Peluso

Development Associate, Community Engagement
519-886-8886 ext.1308
Toll Free 1-888-372-2259