Jesse's Journey Foundation

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Eric’s Amazing Race

Eric was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy in 2002. In 2003, Eric’s family began Eric’s Amazing Race – a car rally and silent auction in Burlington, Ontario that to date has raised more than $230,000 for Jesse’s Journey.


Grandpa Bob’s Walk

Our grandson Louie was diagnosed at the age of 2-1/2 with Duchenne. As a family we became proactive in the hopes of finding a cure for Louie and all the other children. To do this we needed to raise money for research. So in a five year span we did 2 walks and collectively raised […]


The Jeff Preston Celebrity Golf Tournament

The Jeff Preston Celebrity Golf Tournament is hosted each year by the Rotary Club of Port Elgin. This tournament recognizes Jeff’s ongoing commitment to funding research into muscular dystrophy. To date, the tournament has raised more than $113,000 for research through Jesse’s Journey.


Max’s Big Ride

Max was 2 years old when he was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. In 2015, at the age of 4, Max and his dad Andrew set out for their first annual Max’s Big Ride – a 600km bike ride between Hamilton and Ottawa. This event has raised more than $80,000 for research through Jesse’s Journey.


Tory’s Tourney

When Tory was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, his family created Tory’s Tourney for Jesse’s Journey. This annual golf tournament has raised more than $150,000 for research.


Walk the Block for Brock & Brock Janes Golf

Brock Janes was diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy in 2005. Family and friends from Newfoundland to Ontario have come together each year to plan walks and golf tournaments in his honour. To date, they have raised close to $195,000 for research through Jesse’s Journey.


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