Smile Cookie week is May 1-7!

Tim Hortons recently announced that Smile Cookie week will take place from May 1 – 7. The iconic chocolate chunk cookies topped with pink and blue icing drawing out a smile will be available at every participating Tim Hortons restaurant across the country. The best part? 100% of proceeds from these special cookies will be donated to local charities in … Read More

Gala For the Kids Raises $350,000

(CHATHAM, ONTARIO) – This past weekend, The Children’s Treatment Centre (CTC) Foundation of Chatham-Kent hosted the inaugural Gala for the Kids event at the Chatham Armoury, raising over $350,000. “We are just so happy with the overwhelming success of our first Gala for the Kids.” says Mike Genge, CTC Foundation President. “We had an incredible night, and having Rotary Chatham … Read More

Run for the Kids: A new event in support of the CTC Foundation

(CHATHAM, ONTARIO) – Registration opens today for the Children’s Treatment Centre (CTC) Foundation of Chatham-Kent’s new event Run for the Kids, to be held on June 25, 2023. Championed by lead sponsor Enbridge, Run for the Kids will take place in Rondeau Provincial Park and will encourage participants to run/walk/wheel and enjoy the beauty of nature while raising important funds … Read More

New focus for CTC Foundation events in 2023: For the Kids

The Children’s Treatment Centre (CTC) Foundation of Chatham-Kent is starting the new year with a refreshed vision for all its fundraising activities: For the Kids. All CTC Foundation events are being redesigned to ensure that the focus is on raising community awareness and funds to support special programs for CTC children and their families. “Starting in 2023, we are rebranding … Read More

Festival of Golf Raises $110,000

CHATHAM, ONTARIO –  Over $110,000 was raised at the sixth Annual Festival of Golf, held by the Children’s Treatment Centre Foundation on September 9, 2022. The Caddyshack themed event held at Willow Ridge Golf Course included 18 holes of themed games and entertainment, food and drink stations, and of course, golf, followed by dinner and music by Southwind Buoys. With … Read More

Festival of Giving Raises $160,800 for the Centre!

CHATHAM, ONTARIO – The Children’s Treatment Centre Foundation’s annual Festival of Giving was held on Saturday June 25, 2022 in a virtual setting, hosting the event with the theme of “Rock the Block”. This rock-themed fundraiser was the 21st annual event, raising a total of $160,800 needed to support the Children’s Treatment Centre of Chatham-Kent. As the Centre’s largest annual … Read More

Mother’s Day Campaign Launches

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 04/26/2022 CTC- Foundation Launches Mother’s Day Appeal in support of the Children’s Treatment Centre (CHATHAM, ONTARIO) – Monday, April 25 the Children’s Treatment Centre Foundation launched their Mother’s Day appeal, in support of the Children’s Treatment Centre of Chatham-Kent. Donations towards this campaign will be used to offer important therapy for children with special needs within Chatham-Kent. … Read More

Festival of Giving is going Virtual June 25, 2022

Festival of Giving will Rock the Block this summer CHATHAM ONTARIO (April 13, 2022) –  On June 25, 2022, the Children’s Treatment Centre Foundation will host its annual Festival of Giving virtually with a summer event, “Rock the Block”. Break-out the grill, blender and gather your family for an exciting evening in your own backyard, with entertainment, fun and a … Read More

And the CK Charity 50/50 Winner is…

Chatham, ON – On March 2, 2022 the winning ticket for the CK Charity 50/50 Raffle was drawn and the winning ticket was purchased by Tammy Howell of Merlin. Tammy was awarded the jackpot prize of $46,685. “I am not sure what I will do with the money. This is a great surprise! Maybe I will put it towards a … Read More

Shore to Shore Ultramarathon raises $111,000!

CHATHAM, ONTARIO (October 8, 2021) –On October 7, local business owner Kevin Owen trekked for a cause and ran 100km, shore to shore in Chatham-Kent. He had a goal to try to raise $100,000 for the Children’s Treatment Centre Foundation of Chatham-Kent, all in one day. He surpassed that goal, with over $111,000 raised from this event. Owen took to … Read More