Prizing and Contests

Individual Participants

As a thank you for your commitment to fundraising for this year’s Gutsy Walk, we’ll be rewarding individual participants with prizes if they reach the specified fundraising amounts.

Participant Raises:  Participant Receives:
$100+ Gutsy Walk T-shirt
$250+ $10 Gift Card* + T-shirt
$500+ $25 Gift Card* + T-shirt


 

Top Pledge Earner CLUB (TPE)

$1,000+ $85 Gift Card* + T-shirt + An Exclusive TPE Gift
$2,500+ $200 Gift Card* + T-shirt  + An Exclusive TPE Gift
$5,000+ $400 Gift Card* + T-shirt  + An Exclusive TPE Gift
$10,000+ $850 Gift Card* + T-shirt  + An Exclusive TPE Gift


***IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT PRIZING***:

  • Each participant will receive only ONE prize.
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Canada reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value.
  • In order to qualify for prizing, registered participants must ensure Crohn’s and Colitis Canada receives funds raised by no later than July 15, 2019.
  • Gift card prizes will be sent out in September. 
Did you know you can boost your fundraising efforts by donating your gift card prize to Crohn’s and Colitis Canada? Please indicate on your pledge form or while registering online if you would like to donate your prize.

REGIONAL GUTSY WALK CONTESTS

Ontario: Fri-yaay Contest

As we continue to move towards reaching our Gutsy Walk goal, the final date to submit funds has been extended to Monday, July 15. To show our appreciation, for the next few weeks there will be several chances to win additional prizes.

Gutsy FRI-YAAY Contest Details, Week #1 Winners:

  • Gutsy Walk Toronto - Milka Santoro
  • Gutsy Walk Toronto - Aki Chencinski
  • Gutsy Walk Kitchener-Waterloo - Lily Bounsanga
Gutsy FRI-YAAY Contest Details, Week #2 Winners:

  • Gutsy Walk Hamilton - Sam Lavaway
  • Gutsy Walk Toronto - Anna Iacono
  • Gutsy Walk Niagara Region - Rachel Veldhuizen
  • Gutsy Walk Halton Region - Denice Couch
  • Gutsy Walk Ottawa-Gatineau - Michelle Moore
Gutsy FRI-YAAY Contest Details, Week #3 Winners:

  • Gutsy Walk Sudbury – Satine Stanfield
  • Gutsy Walk York Region – Michael Salerno
  • Gutsy Walk Ottawa-Gatineau – Kim Bridgeman
  • Gutsy Walk Durham Region – Molly Maynard
  • Gutsy walk Toronto – Peter Reiner
Grand Finale Draw:

For every $50 you raise until July 15th, your name will also be entered into the grand finale draw. This contest is exclusive to Ontario Gutsy Walk participants. Winners will be announced on Tuesday July 16th. Prizes for the grand finale draw include:

  • 1 Year Supply Of Bathroom Tissue (approx. $400 retail value)
  • 1 night stay at White Oaks Spa & Resort gift (approx. $250 value)
  • VIA Rail gift certificate (approx. $250 value)


Funds raised by you will continue to support the work we do to improve the lives of those living with these diseases.
 
*NOTE: For each weekly draw, Crohn's and Colitis Canada will provide the fundraising timelines for participants to be eligible to be entered into contests.
 

NATIONAL TEAM CONTESTS

As a thank you to registered teams for their commitment to fundraising for this year’s Gutsy Walk, we’ll be awarding the following prizes: 

  • Prize One: The team with the highest fundraising amount will receive $500 in gift cards*.
  • Prize Two: The top ten teams with two or more pledged participants will be entered in a draw to win $400 in gift cards*.
  • Prize Three: All teams that fundraise $2,500 or more and consist of five or more pledged team members will be entered in a draw to win $300 in gift cards*.
  • Prize Four: The team with the largest number of pledged participants will receive $500 in gift cards*.
*Note: Crohn’s and Colitis Canada reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value.

 

ONLINE FUNDRAISING MARCH MADNESS CONTEST!

Participants who register online and raise a minimum of $50 by March 31st, 2019 will be entered into a draw for a chance to win one of the following:

  • 1 Year Supply Of Either Cashmere® or Purex® Bathroom Tissue* (10 Winners)
  • Raise $50-$149.99, and automatically be entered into a draw to win $50 in gift card
  • Raise $150- $499.99, and automatically be entered into a draw to win $100 in gift cards
  • Raise $500 - $999.99, and automatically be entered into a draw to win $150 in gift cards
*1 year supply of bathroom tissue = approximate retail value of $400CAD OR 360 rolls of 253 sheet count product
 

Congratulations and thank you to our March Madness Winners for 2019!

1 Year Supply of Toilet Paper Winners:

Rachel - Montreal
Tyler - Edmonton
Jessica - Durham Region
Jenn - Vancouver
Ang - Ottawa-Gatineau
Janaye - Saskatoon
Philip - Halifax
Grant - Winnipeg
Christina - Penticton

Hessie- Calgary

 
 


Congrats to our gift card winners!

Nick - Toronto
Rhea - Regina
Ava - Lethbridge



Get Gutsy Kids Club Contest (13 years and under)

The number of new cases of Crohn’s disease in Canadian children has almost doubled since 1995.This startling number is why we’ve developed the Get Gutsy Kids Club for Gutsy Walk.
 
It’s easy to become a member! If you’re 13 years of age or younger, you’re welcome to join the Get Gutsy Kids Club by registering online or by submitting a pledge form.
 
Get Gutsy Kids Club members who raise $500 or more will automatically be entered in a draw to win a $300 gift card. Members who raise a $1,000 or more will receive two additional entries.


Local Gutsy Walk Contests

Please be sure to view your local Gutsy Walk event page as many communities offer contests for registered Gutsy Walk participants.