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For participating in Sporting Life 10k Virtual Run

Help me raise money to send kids with cancer to #CampOoch through the #SL10K

My Story…

For those of you who don’t know, Camp Ooch is a camp for kids with or affected by childhood cancer. Whether campers are taking part in overnight camp in Muskoka, participating in activities while receiving treatment in hospital, or meeting new friends through special activities in communities across Ontario, they get to experience the healing power of fun, friendship, and self-confidence. Camp Ooch gives kids affected by childhood cancer the chance to just be kids. I have personally been involved with the organization for over 5 years, and I have seen first-hand, through my volunteer work, the “Magic of Ooch” and the impact it has on these kids. Any donation - big or small - makes a difference in the lives of these kids!


Kids affected by childhood cancer still need the chance to just be kids!

A diagnosis of childhood cancer is a big, scary, sudden swerve in the road, changing life in an instant. 

For affected families, it can feel like everything is about cancer. Simple, childhood joys like friendships, birthday parties, or sports teams are left behind in the need for medical appointments, hospital stays, and long absences from school.

For over 35 years, Camp Ooch has offered a different path–the healing powers of fun, friendship and self-confidence, and the joy of kids getting to just be kids! 

Often referred to as the social cure for cancer, Ooch provides programming at an overnight camp in Muskoka, at SickKids in Toronto, in specialized paediatric centres and in communities across Ontario. Camp Ooch is the only overnight camp in Canada to offer onsite IV chemotherapy and blood transfusions. 

Camp Ooch is a privately funded, volunteer-based organization that relies exclusively on the generous support of fundraisers, corporate donors and individuals, like you.

Ooch changes the lives of over 1,900 kids affected by childhood cancer every year. However, almost 80% of kids with cancer in Ontario don’t have access to the wonders of camp. You can help change that.

Cancer changes a child's life.  So does Camp.  And so can you.

We still run for Ooch!


Recent donors

Donation date Donor name Donation amount
Apr 23 Tony D'Angelo $107.91
Apr 23 MEI CHENG $100.00
Apr 23 Sui Yin Yuen $54.24
Apr 23 Spencer Chow $107.91
Apr 23 Lucia D'Elia $107.91
Apr 23 Vincenzo Mancuso $161.58
Apr 23 Kenneth Lawrence $107.91
Apr 23 MEI SHAN IDA LO $54.24
Apr 23 Max D'Elia $427.12