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Third Party Events and Activities

Schedule of Events

Strides for Kids – Happening Now – May 9th to June 10th

Strides For Kids
Special Event
Virtual Event
Diversity 
Equity
Inclusion
DEI
Donate
Support Children
Support Kids
Kid Donations
Donating to Children  
Child Aid
Donate Kids
Child Help Donation
Donation Today
Childs Foundation 
Helping Children and Kids
Kid Donations
Help Kids in Need
Funds for Children
Kindness for Kids    
Donate to Mental Health 
Donate to Kids
Support a Child Charity 
Donate to Children 
Donor Support
Donate to Youth Aging Out of Care
Fundraising
At Risk Youth
Community Donations 
Durham Region

Strides for Kids is a virtual exercise a thon that you can participate in from the comfort of your own home or neighbourhood! Join the movement!

Walk, Run, Swim or Cycle your way through an Olympic Host City of your choice. Each city consists of different stride levels so you can reach your goals while supporting DCAF. Raising funds for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion programs for children and youth!

Fabulous prizes include:

  • Two Air Canada Return Economy Class Tickets to any Air Canada Destination including, Hawaii, Mexico and Caribbean
  • VIA Rail Travel Credit valued at $500.00

For more information contact Amanda Nagy, Co-ordinator Special Events and Communications or visit Strides For Kids to register as an individual of team.

Youth Pride – Free Event – June 4, 2022

Durham Children’s Aid Society and Durham Children’s Aid Foundation are proud to be partnering with many community organizations to present the 2022 Youth Pride Extravaganza!

Youth Pride
Durham Pride
Queer and Gay Youth
LGBTQ2S
2SLGBTQI
Support Children
Support Kids
Kid Donations
Donating to Children  
Child Aid
Donate Kids
Child Help Donation
Donation Today
Helping Children and Kids
Kid Donations
Help Kids in Need
Funds for Teens
Kindness for Kids    
Donate to Mental Health 
Donate to Vulnerable Families
Donate to Kids
Support a Child Charity 
Donate to Children 
Donate to Youth Aging Out of Care
At Risk Youth
Community Donations 
Durham Region

Durham Black History Month Celebration

Cultural Expressions Art Gallery Inc presents the Annual Durham Black History Month Celebration. Durham’s longest running and largest free Black History Month Event, with a wealth of quality content. Celebrate the beauty of Black culture and the diversity of the Black Canadian experience!

My Magic Mirror
Anushka
Child Author
Gift Ideas
Purchase Book
Children's Fantasy Book
Kids Book
Donate
Support Children
Support Kids
Kid Donations
Donating to Children  
Child Aid
Donate Kids
Child Help Donation
Donation Today
Childs Foundation 
Helping Children and Kids
Kid Donations
Help Kids in Need
Funds for Children
Kindness for Kids    
Donate to Mental Health 
Donate to Kids
Support a Child Charity 
Donate to Children 
Donor Support
Donate to Youth Aging Out of Care
Fundraising
At Risk Youth
Community Donations 
Durham Region
Anushka – Author, My Magic Mirror

Anushka – Child Author of The Magic Mirror

At the age of 8, Anushka has written and published her first book, The Magic Mirror. Proceeds from the sale of this children’s fantasy book are donated to help support children who receive assistance from DCAF. Purchase your copy of The Magic Mirror on Amazon. Follow Anushka on Facebook to learn more.

Author David Carter has written an amazing story – In My Mother’s Home

In My Mother's Home
New Book
David Carter
Author
Donate
Support Children
Support Kids
Kid Donations
Donating to Children  
Child Aid
Donate Kids
Child Help Donation
Donation Today
Childs Foundation 
Helping Children and Kids
Kid Donations
Help Kids in Need
Funds for Children
Kindness for Kids    
Donate to Mental Health 
Donate to Kids
Support a Child Charity 
Donate to Children 
Donor Support
Donate to Youth Aging Out of Care
Fundraising
At Risk Youth
Community Donations 
Durham Region

David Carter has released his first and only book titled, In My Mother’s Home. Based on actual real life events, it describes the trials of a young person who is faced with struggles associated with child abuse.

The Reviews are incredible:

5 Stars Sarah M. commented: “This book is a must read. It will leave you wanting to know more and wanting to know what happens next. You will not regret buying this book.”

5 Stars Lisa L. commented “A great read! You won’t be able to put it down”

Insurance That Cares Program

DCAF is excited to be working with All Insurance Ontario Ltd. If you simply request a no obligation quote, a $10 donation will be made to help assist children and youth.

Get a quote online today, and save on your home, car, condo, cottage, motorcycle and tenant with our special discounted group rates for employees and supporters.

Durham Children’s Aid Foundation also receives $10 dollars for every quote request submitted (no purchase necessary). Special thanks to Neil MacLeod for his support.


Complexly Simple

This community minded corporate supporter donates a portion of their profits throughout the year to support the Bursary Program. Providing assistance to youth who are pursuing their post-secondary education.

Complexly Simple
Social Enterprise 
Donate to Kids
Support a Child Charity 
Family Assistance Program
Assist Children In Need
Assist Youth Aging Out of Care
Bursary
Education
Post-Secondary Education
Graduation
College
University
Donate
Support Children
Support Kids
Kid Donations
Donating to Children  
Child Aid
Donate Kids
Child Help Donation
Donation Today
Childs Foundation 
Helping Children and Kids
Kid Donations
Help Kids in Need
Funds for Children
Kindness for Kids    
Donate to Mental Health 
Donate to Kids
Support a Child Charity 
Donate to Children 
Donor Support
Donate to Youth Aging Out of Care
Fundraising
At Risk Youth
Community Donations 
Durham Region

Complexly Simple helps socially conscious organizations optimize their operations so their projects don’t need to be limited by their resources.

Own Your Story – Exciting News for 2022 Coming Soon

Own Your Story
Equestrian for Kids
Donate
Support Children
Support Kids
Kid Donations
Donating to Children  
Child Aid
Donate Kids
Child Help Donation
Donation Today
Childs Foundation 
Helping Children and Kids
Kid Donations
Help Kids in Need
Funds for Children
Kindness for Kids    
Donate to Mental Health 
Donate to Kids
Support a Child Charity 
Donate to Children 
Donor Support
Fundraising
Assist At Risk Children
Community Donations 
Durham Region 
Horseback Riding
Camps for Kids
Therapy
Support Charity 
Make A Donation 
Help Children and Kids
Support Youth
Help Children in Need
Kindness for Kids    
Support Mental Health 
Donate to Kids
Support a Child Charity 
Family Assistance Program
Assist Children In Need

Meghan Ney from For The Herd Stories presented this incredible initiative that generated over $5700 in support for horseback riding. Funds are providing horseback riding lessons for children in care and mental health programs for children.

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Refa’s Thrift Closet

The mission of Refa’s Thrift Closet is to “provide lightly loved clothing to families in need”. be sure to visit Refa’s at the Courtice Flea Market. A percentage of sales are donated regularly in support of DCAF Mental Health Programs. These programs will assist children and youth in our community. Refa’s also completes Currency for Kids pick-ups from Bowmanville to Brampton.

Consider hosting an in person or virtual event in support of Durham Children’s Aid Foundation. Your imagination and innovation could create an amazing first time event. DCAF has event templates and guides to assist with the planning of your event. Third Party Events do make a difference in the lives of children and youth. Please stay safe!

Donate
Support Children
Support Kids
Kid Donations
Donating to Children  
Child Aid
Donate Kids
Camps for Kids
Currency for Kids
Foreign Exchange
Child Help Donation
Donation Today
Childs Foundation 
Helping Children and Kids
Kid Donations
Help Kids in Need
Funds for Children
Kindness for Kids    
Donate to Mental Health 
Donate to Vulnerable Families
Cars for Kids 
Donate to Kids
Support a Child Charity 
Donate Security
Donate to Children 
Donor Support
Family Assistance Program
Donate to Youth Aging Out of Care
Fundraising
At Risk Youth
Community Donations 
Durham Region

DCAF would appreciate the opportunity to work with you, your family and/or your group of volunteers. Help to support over 4200 children, youth and their families living in vulnerable situations in Durham region. Most importantly, your event or activity could raise valuable funds to support essential programs. Designate your funds to expand our community impact through programs like:

Mentoring For Success

Bursary Program

Camps for Kids

Positive Transitions for Youth

Urgent and Critical Care Fund

Recreation Enrichment and Skills Development

Donate
Support Children
Support Kids
Kid Donations
Donating to Children  
Child Aid
Donate Kids
Camps for Kids
Currency for Kids
Foreign Exchange
Child Help Donation
Donation Today
Childs Foundation 
Helping Children and Kids
Kid Donations
Help Kids in Need
Funds for Children
Kindness for Kids    
Donate to Mental Health 
Donate to Vulnerable Families
Cars for Kids 
Donate to Kids
Support a Child Charity 
Donate Security
Donate to Children 
Donor Support
Family Assistance Program
Donate to Youth Aging Out of Care
Fundraising
At Risk Youth
Community Donations 
Durham Region
Be a Super Hero !

Contact DCAF for additional information.

Durham Children’s Aid Foundation (DCAF) is committed to collaborating with the community to enable equal opportunities for children, youth, and families, so that they may reach their full potential.

Support Our Children

By supporting the Durham Children’s Aid Foundation (DCAF) you can help turn hope into reality, challenge into triumph and adversity into opportunity for over 4000 children, youth and their families.

There are many ways you can help to make a profound impact and change the life of a child. Your gift will help to ensure that No Child, Youth or Family Shall Be Left Behind.

Donate to Help Kids

We Want to Thank Our Supporters

Durham Children’s Aid Foundations is pleased to acknowledge the commitment and ongoing support of our Innovators, Champions, Partners, Mentors and Donors who help to ensure that No Child, Youth or Family Shall Be Left Behind.