The first 100 swimmers to raise at least $30 in pledges will get a
fantastic Goody Bag filled with a t-shirt and lots of surprises!
$86,000 raised to date!
This link will take you directly to a secure Sick Kids Foundation donation page where you can create your own page to gather online donations, or you can simply donate!
This link will take you directly to a secure Autism Durham donation page where you can make a one-time or recurring donation.
Thank you for your support!
Visit our new supporter DiveSource.com for info on FREE scuba shoe rental for this event-Thank you Brian Pallock!
New this year:
Support SickKids and Autism Durham
What: Also known as the "Dash of Insanity" and the "Plunge for Life", swimmers brave the icy cold waters of Lake Ontario.
When: January 1, 2016 The swimmers will be "swimming" at 2 pm, but come early to register and to enjoy food and music!
Who: Anyone crazy enough to join us!
Where: Newcastle Waterfront, Mill St. S
Why: To raise
awareness for the urgent need for organ and tissue donation AND
to raise money for the Sick Kids Foundation for research into
paediatric liver disease. NEW FOR 2016 - Raise money for Autism Durham as well!
How: Take the Mill St. exit off the 401 and follow it down
to the waterfront.
All money raised will be split between two fantastic charities:
SickKids Foundation for research into paediatric liver disease
Contact us by email at:
Or by phone: Heather at 905 261 7519
Or Hugh & Nancy Towie at 905 259 7291
Use the pledge form to gather pledges for your swim! Everyone who sponsors you has a chance to win a great prize
Please print and sign the waiver form and bring with you to register on the day of the swim!
Extra waiver forms will be available onsite the day of the swim.
PRIZES! PRIZES! PRIZES!
The top fundraisers will receive great prizes!
50/50 draw onsite, the day of the event!