Prizing and Contests

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, to ensure our dollars raised are going directly into funding research, Crohn’s and Colitis Canada reserves the right to substitute prizes where needed.


Individual Participants

As a thank you for your commitment to fundraising for this year’s 25th annual Gutsy Walk, we’ll be rewarding individual participants with prizes if they reach the specified fundraising amounts.

Participant Raises:  Participant Receives*:
$100+ Gutsy Walk 25th Year Memento Item
$250+ $10 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk 25th Year Memento Item
$500+ $25 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk 25th Year Memento Item

 

Top Pledge Earner Club (TPE) Prizing*

$1,000+ $85 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk 25th Year Memento Item
$2,500+ $200 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk 25th Year Memento Item
$5,000+ $400 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk 25th Year Memento Item
$10,000+ $850 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk 25th Year Memento Item

*Note: Crohn’s and Colitis Canada reserves the right to substitute prizes where needed.


***IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT PRIZING***:

  • Each participant will receive only ONE prize.
  • Team donations will not count towards individual prizing
  • In order to qualify for prizing, registered participants must ensure Crohn’s and Colitis Canada receives funds raised by no later than November 8th, 2020.
  • Gift card prizes will be received before the holidays in December. 
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.

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 where needed.

 


SEPTEMBER FUNDRAISING CONTEST

To honour our 25th year of walking and our incredible community, for every $25 participants raise through September 30th, they'll be entered to win one of FIVE prizes!

  • FOUR chances to win a $25 Gift Card
  • ONE chance to win a one-year supply of Cashmere® or Purex® bathroom tissue
Each multiple of $25 will be considered as one (1) entry into the contest. Ex. $100 raised between
September 18th-30th would qualify as four (4) entries. All winners will be chosen by October 9th. All
entrants will be notified by October 16th.

Congratulations and thank you to our Winners!

Karen - Trinity-Conception
Jenna - Grey Bruce
Shelley - Saskatoon
Gary - Edmonton
Colleen - Calgary
 

ONLINE FUNDRAISING MARCH MADNESS CONTEST

Participants who register online and raise a minimum of $50 by March 31st, 2020 will be entered into a draw for a chance to win one of our exciting prizes! 
 

Congratulations and thank you to our Gutsy Walk 2020 March Madness Winners!

1 Year Supply of Toilet Paper Winners:


Julie - Lethbridge

Crystal - London

Becky - Montreal



Gift Card Winners:


Matt - Halifax

Winner 2
 

 


Get Gutsy Across Canada and Win

We are going to keep getting GUTSY loud, so registered participants who raise a minimum of $50 between July 1st and August 5th, 2020 will be entered into a draw for 1 of 4 chances to win a 1 year supply of Bathroom Tissue* from Cashmere® or Purex®! 

What’s even better? When you share your Gutsy selfie photo on social media and show us where you’re walking in Canada, you’ll also be entered for an additional chance to win! Once you have registered, post on social media using the hashtag #GutsyWalk.
 
*One year supply of bathroom tissue = approximate retail value of $400CAD OR 360 rolls of 253 sheet count product.

Congratulations and thank you to our Winners!

Maria - London
Ryan - Saskatoon
Steven - Edmonton

Jacob - Toronto

 


Gutsy Walk 25th Anniversary - 25 Day Countdown Contests

For 25 days we showed our communities how important 25 years of Gutsy Walk is as we shared photos, inspiration, stories, and challenged everyone to participate in our Gutsy Contests. 

Congratulations and thank you to our 25 Day Countdown Winners!


1 Year Supply of Toilet Paper Winners:

Mikayla - Edmonton
Kyle - Winnipeg
Stefan - Ottawa-Gatineau
Dominic - Montreal



Gift Card Winners:

Carly - Edmonton
Valerie - Niagara Region
Joel - Simcoe County
Adeline - Regina

 

Get Gutsy Kids Club Contest (13 years and under)

The number of Canadian children living with Crohn’s or colitis has doubled in the last ten years. This startling statistic 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.

*Note: Crohn’s and Colitis Canada reserves the right to substitute prizes where needed.

 


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.