New event date is February 9th, 10am - 1pm
Join us for the 3rd Annual Winter Walk for Wildlife!
Help raise funds for crucial habitat conservation AND enjoy networking with other nature enthusiasts and community members that believe in this environmental cause. A guided hiking tour by a naturalist and a warm catered lunch will be provided.
This year's event will take place at the London Civic Gardens with the walks taking place at Springbank along the Thames River.
Please RSVP at the bottom of this page!
Three styles of guided hikes will be provided
The Curious Chickadee Walk (Slow)
An epic interpretive hike with active learning activity designed for kids and the young at heart. Join TTLT ecologist/educator Daria for a gentle-paced stroll where you will learn about the local ecosystem and practice your observation skills as you search for plants and animals to complete your eco bingo card.
The Wise Owl Walk (Slow)
Exercise your mind by joining this stimulating hike led by Cathy, a dedicated volunteer with TTLT for 10 years. With 35 years of experience as a biologist, ecologist and geographer, Cathy has a unique eye for nature as she loves to capture stunning photos of wildlife. Cathy takes an interest in everything that walks, slithers, swims, flies and how everything interacts together to create a balance.
The Captivating Cardinal Walk (Moderate)
Put your busy life on hold and just relish in the beauty of your surroundings on this ecology focused hike led by environmental consultant, TTLT volunteer and all round nature enthusiast, Will. Learn about the environmental significance of the area, ecology of river and forest ecosystems on this nature walk.
About the Fundraiser
Money raised by this fundraiser will support much needed conservation work on TTLT's 1700 acres of protected habitat. Challenge your family, friends and colleagues to raise donations and share this event widely.
As an added incentive:
There will be a door crasher raffle for a $50 MEC gift card.
If you raise $100 you will receive a plush Audubon singing bird. These stuffed native species birds are very soft and give realistic bird calls when you squeeze them. A cute toy that is also educational.
If you raise $500 you will receive two tickets to our 5th annual Eco Folk concert held at Aeolian Hall on March 29th. A prize worth $60 in value.
How to Fundraise
Start your own digital fundraising campaign with a personal fundraising link. You can share you personal link with others by email or social media and any donations received through your link will go towards your fundraising total. You can see how much you have raised on the Winter Walk Leaderboard.
If you prefer, you can also use this pledge form for collection of cheques and cash, which can be brought to the event.
If you would like to sponsor someone for the walk, please visit the Winter Walk donations page. Be sure to write in the name of the person that you are supporting to participate in the walk!
Looking for tips and tricks to fundraising, check out our Fundraising Toolkit.
Special thanks to our event sponsors
625 Springbank Dr
London, ON N6K 4T1
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