Welcome event organizers! Thank you for considering hosting an event to benefit the lifesaving work of the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society. Community events are pivotal in supporting animals across the province through our programs and services. You can make a difference for animals in need!
From BBQs to garage sales, golf tournaments to paint nights, no event is too big or too small. Once you are ready, submit your event proposal form and a representative from the Ontario SPCA will get back to you.
Need some help planning your event? We are here to help!
Plan Your Event In 7 Easy Steps
1. Choose Your Event
Below is a list of types of events you can plan, but feel free to get creative and come up with something new! When picking your event, be conscious of how much time and resources you have to help you execute your event.
– Sporting event (hockey/baseball/basketball/volleyball/soccer/golf tournament)
– Bake Sale
– Theatrical event
– Garage sale
– Games night
– Paint night
– Pancake breakfast
– Fashion show
2. Start Planning
Planning an event is a lot of work, so make sure you have people to help out along the way. It’s a great idea to form an event planning committee that includes people who can focus on the following areas:
- Budget & logistics
- Sponsorship & donations
Ensure you meet with your event committee regularly to support each other to ensure the event is a success!
3. Fundraising Goals & Budget
4. Determine the Logistics
5. Promote Your Event
6. Event Day
After your event, reconcile your funds and arrange for the proceeds to be given to the Ontario SPCA. Please include a tax receipt list for anyone who donated over $10. And finally, don’t forget to say THANK YOU to everyone who attended, volunteered or donated towards your event.
Once you have decided on an event, please register by submitting an event proposal form. If you have any questions, please contact us at 1-888-668-7722 x332.