How to Help

Third Party Fundraising Events

How can you help to fund raise to help the Native Women's Centre?
You can host a third party fundraising event to support the Native Women's Centre. The Native Women's Centre receives various funding to run programs and services. However, the full operating costs are not fully covered, therefore we need to rely on fundraising, donations and on the generosity of members of community.
Third Party Fundraising events can come in various shapes, avenues and sizes big or small, all fundraising helps greatly.
As a not for profit the Native Women's Centre to be able to support the women and women with children, we need your help as engaged members of community. 
We have listed some fundraising third party events of the past as well as offer some other ideas. Please contact to inquire about your idea and to request for a application form for third party fundraising events.
Below we have listed some areas of fundraising ideas;

  • Proceeds from a brunch or luncheon in celebration of women, children or of your choice;
  • A university or college student group fundraiser event;
  • Ride toward equity;
  • A casual dress down day at the office;
  • A school dance, movie night engaging secondary school and/or elementary school students, staff and their families;
  • Silent auction;
  • An auction of items held online;
  • A walkathon, or marathon;
  • A sports event or tournament (such as golf, bowling, even hockey, summer beach volleyball)
  • Cut out the violence with hair cutting proceeds.
  • Golf Tournament
  • Gala event

If your fundraising idea idea is not listed here please feel free to contact the NWC and discuss this in more detail.
WE are thankful for the third party fundraising that we have received and the upcoming events. WE cannot express our gratitude for the organized help we have received.

Thank you to the Montague Sisters for organizing the: March 21st Sisters 4 Sisters (S4S) first hosted event at the Gasworks a brunch held as a fundraiser for the Native Women's Centre.

The Rotary Club of Ancaster for their generous donation to assist in the purchase bed supplies in the shelter.

Thank you to Romita and team for hosting the event at McMaster University on International Women's Day "Rock Our Souls",
Friday March 6th,  an musical and spoken word coffee house event, and the fundaising contribution gifted to the Native Women's Centre. 

Walk a Mile-Film Screening a Fundraising Dinner
Thank you to Hamilton-Wentworth Elementary Teachers Legion (HWETL) for their support of their most recent event June 11th.

Thank you to Chalmers Presbyterian Church "Love Thy Neighbour" Benefit Concert for Honouring the Circle, Saturday June 20th, 7-9pm.

Thank you to the Grade 10 students of Dundas Valley Secondary School for funds for winning the Civics contest depicting a Non for Profit Service in Hamilton and choosing the NWC as the program presentation.

Thank you to St. John's Anglican Church Ancaster for the wonderful Bibical Beauties fund raiser for the NWC June 2, 2016 7:30pm-9:00pm.