London Seize the Day 2019 Thank You

London Seize the Day 2019 Thank You

Somehow “Thank You” does not seem like enough! But…here goes!

On behalf of all the staff, volunteers, Board Members and clients at ESWO, we would like to extend the biggest thank you ever to everyone for their contributions and continued support of our 6th Annual Seize the Day! 

On September 29, 2019 together, nearly 500 participants gathered at the Graham Family Eco Park to participate in a 2.5K walk/ 5K run. Just over $69,500 was raised to help fund ESWO’s support and education programs! We are happy to announce that this was a record year! Many new families joined the walk this year in honour or memory of someone affected by seizures & epilepsy. Great job everyone!

Special Thank Yous:

Event Sponsors:

Event Contributors:

Thanks to the following for their donations:

Jim Graham & Family, Val Cull & Family, Martin’s Apple Chips, Palasad North, McDonald’s, National Sports, Mystery Escape Rooms, Old Dutch Foods, Kernels Popcorn, Metro (Clarke Rd.), Metro (Adelaide St.), Ontario Apple Growers, Crunican Orchards, Columbia, Forest of Flowers, Davids Tea, St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program, Old Navy, Union Gas, Susan Windle, Super Cuts, Chil Frozen Yogurt, The Flag Shop London, Egg Farmers of Ontario, OMG Cotton Candy & Snacks, Melissa Pushelberg, Mike & Anita Savoie, Planet Fitness, Chatters Hair Salon, Umbra, Expedia CruiseShipCenters, Techdoz, Joanne Oke, Residence Inn by Mariott, Niagara Parks, Aqua Medical, Fanshawe College, Findlay Family Tim Hortons, Art Gallery of Ontario, Mazza Family, My Perfect Princess Party, Volunteers & Seize the Day Event Committee.

Thank You

Christa and Hailey Vanbemmel for sharing their family journey with epilepsy!

Val Cull and family for contributing BBQ food #BBQforKenz

Old Navy for their day of participation as event volunteers

Community Vendors in attendance: Davids Tea, Heroes Circle, St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program, and Fanshawe College.

Special thanks to our event committee for their hard work and dedication.

Special thank you to all of our day of volunteers – we appreciate all of your help!

Last, but certainly not least, thank you to all participants and those who made pledges to help us surpass our fundraising goal!

Please let us know by the end of November if you have not received a tax receipt for your contributions. Share the method of payment and if possible date donated. Please note, we need the donor name and amount of donation with address to issue.

In order to help improve the event for next year, we would appreciate your feedback. Please consider sharing your thoughts with us through email or by phone, [email protected] or 519-433-4073.

See event photos on our Flickr account.
Be sure to share your photos with us as well!

Skip to content