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Penny Stashick Ugly Christmas Sweater Walk

Arnprior Regional Health Foundation

$17,048 raised of $15,000 goal
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Campaign Ends Jan. 1, 2019
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We’re ready for the public starting at 8:00am!  We will have a Photo Booth set up, Santa will be roaming around, and we will have hot drinks provided by Tim Hortons as well as snacks provided by Metro!

Remember there is free parking in the back lot of the Arnprior Hospital.

8:00am – Registration opens

9:45am – Opening Remarks

10:00am – Walk Starts

11:00am – Live Music, Awards, and Raffle Prizes

12:00pm – Closing Remarks

 See Everyone Saturday!

Grab your ugliest Christmas sweater and join us for a walk through Historic downtown Arnprior on December 7, 2019! This event is in memory of Penny Stashick, an important member of the Arnprior community who lost her battle with Ovarian Cancer. She was someone who always put others first, loved the holiday season, and took every chance she had to dress up like a goofball. For those reasons, we are extremely proud to host the  2nd annual Penny Stashick Ugly Christmas Sweater Walk. The 2.5 km walk will start at Arnprior's Robert Simpson Park, continue to McGonigal Street before returning to the park for the post-walk festivities.

Following the event we invite all participants to stay for an after party.  Featured activities will include live holiday music, a Christmas market and family activities. There will be prizes for the top fundraisers and ugliest sweater.

You can register on this site to raise funds or print off a pledge form and raise money that way. Registration forms can also be picked up at the Nick Smith Centre, Arnprior Regional Health Foundation Office and at Sports Zone in the Arnprior Mall. 

Forms should be brought to registration on the day of the walk.

After registering, you will receive an email outlining everything you need to know about the event. The first 300 registrants to raise a minimum of $25 will receive their official Ugly scarf! 

All proceeds going to the Arnprior Regional Health Foundation for the purchase of medical equipment.


Join as an Individual: Click this button to create your own individual page. 

Create a TeamClick this button to create a Team Page and your own Individual Page as the Team's Captain. Note that as Team Captain you will have the ability to modify the team page with images and a story.  You can also invite others to join the team by setting up their own individual page so that all of their donations will be counted towards the team's fundraising total!

Join a Team:  To join an existing team, go to the “Teams” tab and select the team you wish to join.  Once you arrive at the team page, click the "Join Team" button to create your individual page.

You will be prompted to create a free donor account with CanadaHelps where your page will be hosted. If you already have a CanadaHelps account please use the same login email or you will be prompted to create a new account. When creating your page note especially these two fields:

Page Title: This will appear at the top of your fundraising page. This can be personalized for your friends and family.

Page Owner: Please enter your first and last name.

Questions about Registering or Donating Online?

Contact CanadaHelps at or 1-877-755-1595.

Questions about Penny Stashick Ugly Christmas Sweater Walk?

Contact Christine Waite at or 1-613-623-3166 ext.362