YPAHD Day 2018 – November 1, 2018
YPAHD Day is a one-day conference hosted by youth for youth who are affected by Huntington disease. This year, the conference will be held in conjunction with the Huntington Society of Canada’s National Conference in Kelowna, BC.
Click here for more information.
Check out these other events and initiatives organized by youth across the country…
April 7, 2018 | Sudbury, ON | Love your Genes Workshop
May 4-5, 2018 | St. John’s, NL | Volleyball Tournament
May 6, 2018 | Toronto, On | Toronto Goodlife Marathon
May 10 | Point Edward, ON | Paint Party – ‘ART from the HeART’
May 26-27, 2018 | Ottawa, ON | Ottawa Tamarack Race Weekend
May 27, 2018 | Online | 3rd Annual Online Auction for HD
May 29, 2018 | Vancouver, BC | 3rd Annual BC Pub Trivia Night
June 2, 2018 | Exeter, ON | Exeter Hike of Heroes
June 9, 2018 | Southern Alberta | 10th Annual Southern Alberta Hope Run
June 9, 2018 | Windsor, ON | Windsor Walk
June 15, 2018 | HydroOne Golf Tournament
May is HD awareness month. Youth are helping to #lightitup4HD by illuminating buildings around the world in blue and purple to raise awareness for HD and juvenile HD. Visit the HSC #lightitup4hd page for more information and to get involved.
You can also create your own fundraising event! Join TeamHD and raise money for any type of event such as a marathon, online fundraiser or a local event. Here are a few tools to help you plan your event:
- Event Planning Step By Step
- Event Planner Critical Path Template
- How HSC Can Help With Your Event / Fundraiser
If you’re interested in planning an event and need assistance, contact the HSC by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone (1-800-998-7398).
YPAHD Champion Challenge – May 1 to November 1, 2018
Are you up for the challenge? Beginning in April, register here to set up your personal page where you can tell the story of why you want to see an end for Huntington disease, and raise funds in whatever way works best for you!
As the HD Champion Challenge wraps up, join us at YPAHD Day where we will present awards to our very own HD Champions!
Awards will include:
– Most Money Raised
– Most Number of Donors Contributing
– Most Unique Event in the HD Champion Challenge
– And many more!