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
NATIONAL TEAM CONTESTS
GET GUTSY KIDS CLUB CONTEST (13 YEARS AND UNDER)

GEAR UP FOR GUTSY WALK
LOCAL GUTSY WALK CONTESTS
 


Individual Participants

As a thank you for your commitment to fundraising for this year’s 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 T-Shirt
$250+ $10 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk T-Shirt
$500+ $25 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk T-Shirt

 

Top Pledge Earner Club (TPE) Prizing*
$1,000+ $85 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk T-Shirt
$2,500+ $200 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk T-Shirt
$5,000+ $400 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk T-Shirt
$10,000+ $850 Gift Card + Gutsy Walk T-Shirt


*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 June 28, 2021.
  • Please allow 10-12 weeks following Gutsy Walk for all donations to be processed and your prize to be mailed. 
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: 

National Team Contests*
Prize 1 The team with the highest fundraising amount will receive $500 in gift cards*.
Prize 2 The top ten teams with two or more pledged participants will be entered in a draw to win $400 in gift cards*.
Prize 3 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 4 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.

 




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.

 




GEAR UP FOR GUTSY WALK

Gear Up for Gutsy Walk is our way of getting our community excited and ready for our annual Gutsy Walk celebration! By gearing up for Gutsy Walk with us, not only will you be helping us raise funds for crucial research and patient program investments, but your efforts could also earn you a fantastic prize.

This year, all Gutsy Walk participants who raise $50+ by midnight on March 31 will be entered into a draw to win one of five ONE-YEAR supplies of bathroom tissue*, courtesy of Cashmere® and Purex®, as well as a chance to win one of three $25 Tim Horton’s gift cards!

Terms

Participants must be registered for the 2021 Gutsy Walk and have raised $50 individually by midnight on Wednesday, March 31. 
 
If fundraising using offline donations, funds must be received to Crohn’s and Colitis Canada’s national office by Wednesday, March 31. 
Offline cheques and pledge forms should be mailed to: 
 
Crohn’s and Colitis Canada 
60 St Clair Ave E #600, Toronto, ON 
M4T 1N5 
 
ATTN: Gutsy Walk 
 
Contest winners will be notified by April 5 on next steps on how to receive their one-year supply of bathroom tissue or gift card; the winners will be announced on social media and at gutsywalk.ca on April 12.
 
*One year supply of bathroom tissue = approximate retail value of $400CAD OR 360 rolls of 242 sheet count product
 
Please make sure you have entered a phone number and a valid e-mail address in your participant profile.

 




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. 

 



Looking for information on our 2020 contests? Click here to see all of last year's contest winners!