Raised:
$1,970
9%Goal:
$20,000

North Bay

Hosted by The Gathering Place

14Walkers4Teams1Volunteers

Walk with us on September 18, 2021 in North Bays 1st "The Grand Parade!" Have fun while fundraising to support our Food Outreach Team. Our team serves and supports seniors in North Bay && surrounding areas who are unable to access our kitchen.

Community Sponsors

North Bay (The Gathering Place) is super grateful for our fantastic 2021 sponsors! View all sponsors >

North Bay Scoreboard

Are you thrashing the competition (for a good cause)? Find out here! Stats are updated every 15 minutes. See how you stack up on the national scoreboard >

Teams
Walkers

#

Team Name

Captain

Members

Raised

1

The Cassellhomies

Tracy davis

7

570.00

2

The Baconators

Dennis Chippa

2

525.00

3

Gathering Place Friends

Tiffany Fournier

2

250.00

4

Food First

Teresa Mills

1

125.00

#

Name

Team Name

Donors

Raised

1

Dennis Chippa

The Baconators

2

275.00

2

Tiffany Fournier

Gathering Place Friends

1

250.00

3

Beverly von Hassell

The Cassellhomies

3

170.00

4

Teresa Mills

Food First

1

75.00

5

Tracy davis

The Cassellhomies

1

50.00

6

Lillian Cozac

The Cassellhomies

2

50.00

7

Katie Davis

The Cassellhomies

8

Ellen Faulkner Faulkner

9

Pierrette Carriere

10

Laura Gilchrist

The Cassellhomies

11

Mandy Gilchrist

The Cassellhomies

12

Jillian Marchand

The Cassellhomies

13

Roxanne Denne

Gathering Place Friends

Event Day Details

Save the date - Event Day is September 18, 2021!

Start

Cassellholme for the Aged

440 Olive Street

Full Schedule

For schedule details, please contact Dennis at 705-474-7687.


Important Notes

On Event Day: Please wear a mask. Queue up 6 feet apart from the next person in line, and we'll move through the process cheerfully and quickly, celebrating your fundraising in the safest way possible.

Registration

All participants must register online to participate in the TGP Team Walk.

  • Once registered, participants can solicit credit card donations through their TGP Fundhub page.
  • Cheque donations made payable to The Grand Parade can be forwarded to 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 - 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 most walkers raise $250-300 or more in support of their charity.

Have questions? Visit our FAQ section!

Route Details

The walk will begin at Cassellholme for the Aged at 440 Olive St. You will walk down Olive St, towards Cassells Street, Turn onton Cassells Street and walk down to The Gathering Place, 1181 Cassells St. There will be a quick pit stop/rest area at The Gathering Place then the walk will continue back down Cassells St towards Olive. The walk will finish at Cassellholme 440 Olive St.


The self-organized TGP Team Walk allows you to register a team and fundraise as always, but with the freedom on Event Day to:

  • Walk the distance you want
  • When you want
  • Where you want

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What to Bring

A few common sense suggestions:

  • A cell phone for emergencies (recommended but not required)
  • A face mask
  • Your walking shoes
  • Snacks in case you get hungry
  • Your own water bottle, filled with icy cold water
  • Warm layers with moisture-repelling clothing in case it's cold or windy. Mid-September be be cold with rain and wind. The weather might also be gorgeous and sunny. Be sure to keep your eye on the forecast!

North Bay Maps

Check out this year's TGP walking route maps below:

2kmView + print!

Start at Cassellholme on Olive street Walk down Olive, cross Cassells St at King St intersection. Rest stop at The Gathering Place, 1181 Cassell St. Head back same route to Cassellholme.

About The Gathering Place

The Gathering Place is North Bay's Community Soup kitchen and food distribution centre. The Gathering Place serves 16 meals a week to whomever comes in, no questions asked. We serve 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 6 dinners a week, approximately 2600 meals per week.

The Gathering Place has developed a Food Outreach Program, which produces approximately 600 meals + 100 pounds of food a week. Food boxes/bags & meals are delivered to; seniors apartment buildings, low income apartments, other communities, and youth at risk groups.

The Gathering Place operates a Food Rescue Program that takes in over 2500 lbs of food per week. Rescued food is either used in our kitchen, or distributed to other meal programs and social service agencies throughout the district.

The Gathering Place also operates a Community Garden that produces over 3000 lbs of food annually to either be used in the kitchen, or distributed to other charities.

Contact Us


North Bay

Dennis Chippa Executive Director
Toll Free 1.877.743.3413 / Phone 7054747687
Email dennis.chippa@thegatheringplacenorthbay.ca

Got questions about The Grand Parade?
info@thegrandparade.org | 1.877.743.3413