About the Event
Join us on September 21, 2024!
The Grand Parade is a family-friendly fundraiser walk held on Saturday, September 21, 2024 that helps support local charities who provide essential care and service for aging Canadians.
The Grand Parade is a moment to take to the streets across Canada to publicly honour aging friends and family, while fundraising for charities who serve them faithfully.
How to Participate
All locations offer a full, in-person walk event with a 2.5 km route you can loop once or twice for 5 km.
The event features a walker check-in, send-off ceremonies, signed routes, rest stops, and helpful volunteers along the way.
All participants must register online in order to participate in TGP.
- Registered participants may solicit online credit card/paypal donations through their TGP Fundhub page.
- The Grand Parade c/o Blue Sea Foundation, 260-659 King St. East, Kitchener, ON, N2G 2M4
- Cash donations should be paid by the participant in Fundhub where donors will be emailed a tax receipt for amounts $20+ immediately once paid.
- There is no registration fee to participate in The Grand Parade, but we encourage all participants to fundraise. As a goal, most walkers raise around $250, sometimes much more!
Our thanks for a fundraising job well done!
When you go the extra mile and raise $150+ ($75+ if you’re a whippersnapper under 18), we’ll recognize your efforts with our oh-so stylish 2024 TGP t-shirt which you can pick-up on TGP Day.