HWCDSB students have participated in the Terry Fox Run - Stoney Creek Site for 14 years. Like last year, this event will be virtual again, giving the students an opportunity to choose the day and location of their choice.
Registration will close on Friday, October 29, 2021.
For students who register online, participate, and collect/submit donations, 6 hours of Christian Service will be approved.
** Students who are in serious financial situations are encouraged to visit their Student Success Teachers who will assist with the donation costs.
To receive your 6 volunteer hours,
YOU MUST complete both STEP 1 AND STEP 2 below.
STEPS TO EARN YOUR 6 VOLUNTEER HOURS:
STEP 1/2 - REGISTRATION
In order to monitor the student registration, register at http://www.terryfox.ca/terryfoxrun/stoneycreek (disregard the date).
It is important that you register through this site so that the coordinator can track your registration.
If you are a returning participant, then you do not have to create a new account. Just enter your information.
Otherwise, you will have to create a new account.
Read the waiver. If you do not have any questions, then accept the waiver.
Register as an individual.
Complete the contact information.
Complete the login information.
This site sets up a fundraising page that you can send to your family and friends to collect donations.
For “Title your fundraising page URL”, just add your first and last name (no spaces, commas, hyphens) into the blank box.
Set your fundraising goal.
You can sponsor yourself or collect donations through your fundraising page. You are strongly encouraged to donate a minimum of $25 through your own donation and/or by collecting donors.
** Students who are in serious financial situations are encouraged to visit their Student Success Teachers.
Be sure to keep yourself safe and follow COVID-19 protocols during your participation.
Feel free to share your photos on social media by tagging @terryfoxfoundation and #tryliketerry.
STEP 2/2 - VOLUNTEER HOURS
THIS IS A VERY IMPORTANT STEP IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CHRISTIAN SERVICE VOLUNTEER HOURS!
How do I receive my Christian Service Hours?
Once you completed both of the steps above, your volunteer hours will be automatically sent to your school in November. Please be patient with the process and expect your volunteer hours to appear in My Path or
My Blueprint in late November, early December.