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6TH ANNUAL WALK FOR THE KIDS


To Date over $250K raised!



Join us for an amazing day with some incredible kids!


On Saturday,
September 30th, 2017,
Dravet.ca
will host the
6th Annual
"WALK for the KIDS"
at the Constance Bay Community Centre,
262 Len Purcell Drive,
Woodlawn, Ontario,
Canada K0A 3M0
(just outside of Kanata)


It will be a fun filled family event that will include a 3 KM walk, face painting, balloons, silent auction, fundraiser BBQ, raffles, and entertainment.

Registration begins at 10:00 AM with the walk beginning at 11:00 AM.



Additional Walk Sites

Cambridge, Ontario, Saturday September 30, 2017

Hosted by Jason and Hilde Wong and Jack and Ankie Werdekker in support of Dravet Canada . Walk with Evelyn, Janelle and Gavin as they raise money for urgently needed new treatment options as they struggle daily with Dravet Syndrome. Daily seizures, developmental delays, frequent illness and hospitalization are a daily routine and your money will help find treatment and eventually a CURE for future kids with DS.

The walk will take place at Churchill Park, use the west entrance on Water Street South, Cambridge, (300 ft north of 301 Water St South Tim Hortons), registration will open at 10:00AM with walk to begin at 10:30AM. For questions or additional walk details (for Cambridge site only) please contact Ankie at ankiewerdekker@gmail.com.

Pasadena, Newfoundland, Saturday September 30, 2017

Hosted by Jeannette Pink in support of Dravet Canada. The walk will take place on Saturday September 30, 2017 at the Pasadena Fire Department located at 10th Avenue in Pasadena. Come join us for a fundraiser BBQ and bake sale! We will be walking at 10:00 AM.

Windsor, Nova Scotia, Saturday September 30, 2017

Hosted by Janet AuCoin LeBlanc, Margaret and Barry AuCoin in memory of Nathan LeBlanc and in support of Dravet Canada. Walk with or donate to Team Nathan to raise money for Dravet Syndrome research. You can register online to join Team Nathan.

The walk will take place on Saturday September 30, 2017 at Lake Pisaquid and start at the waterfront gazebo. Times and activities TBA soon. For questions or additional walk details (for Windsor site only) please contact Janet at jhaucoin@msn.com.


Dravet Syndrome is a rare and catastrophic form of epilepsy for which there currently is no cure. Despite treatment these kids will never outgrow their seizures.

Dravet Canada is a volunteer-based Canadian Charity (#850807843RR0001) dedicated to providing education, support, research and advocacy on behalf of Canadians living with Dravet Syndrome. We rely on the generous support of individuals like you and our community to help raise awareness and funds, and we are extremely grateful for your support.

Our five previous walks have raised over $240,000 for Dravet Syndrome research!

Please come out and walk, volunteer, donate or just to cheer us on! Your support is crucial to the success of our event! Hope to see you all there!


Dravet Syndrome FACT Sheet