Jesse's Journey Foundation

Defeat Duchenne. Change Lives.


Baseline Nurseries BBQ – May 27, 2017

Baseline-Logo-CMYKBaseline Nurseries is hosting a BBQ in support of Jesse’s Journey on Saturday, May 27th, 10:30am to 2:30pm at 9084 Elviage Drive. Come out and check out the selection of trees and landscaping goodies, and have a great lunch while you’re there!

Walk to Defeat Duchenne – May 28, 2017

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Join us at Springbank Park for our annual Walk to Defeat Duchenne. To sign up as a participant or register a team click here

Interested in being a sponsor? Check out our sponsorship options here

Fleetwood Country Cruize In – June 3 and 4, 2017

Cruize In logoCelebrating 50 years of Camaros, Cougars, and Firebirds! Gates open from 7am to 5pm both Saturday and Sunday, join Grand Marshall Barry Meguiar and mingle with Dukes of Hazzard celebrity guests Catherine Bach, Rick Hurst, and Sonny Shroyer. Check out tons of classic and custom cars, hot rods, specialty vehicles, vendors, refreshments, live music, and more! For more details visit

Thank you to our sponsors!

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Max’s Big Ride – June 4 – 12, 2017

MBR3This year Max and Andrew will reverse their route and ride the 600 km from Hamilton to  Ottawa along the Waterfront Trail aboard their trusty cargo bike. Max and his dad will set off from Hamilton on Sunday, June 4 and arrive on Parliament Hill on Monday, June 12. To donate to Max’s Big Ride click here


Ice Cream Ride – June 4, 2017

ice cream ride logo Chocolate-1New this year! Gather pledges and bike along with Max and Andrew on the first day of Max’s Big Ride! Join them on this 25 km family friendly ride along bike paths and bike lanes. For more information and to register click here

Garrett’s Heroes Golf to End Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy – June 24, 2017

Garretts HeroesThis is your chance to be part of Team Garrett. Come out for a day of fun, golf at Black Diamond Golf Club and make a difference to thousands of  boys worldwide.  All proceeds from this tournament are going towards research to find a treatment/cure for Duchenne. Register here

Max’s Big Climb – July 15, 2017

trfyecpz3uhnes2y._cropped Max’s Big Ride is partnering with Dundas’ premiere coffee and cycling destination, Grupetto and Burlington’s MEC to present the second annual Max’s Big Climb – to raise money for a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. 100% of the proceeds from this event will go to help find a cure for DMD via Jesse’s Journey. For more information and to register click here

Jeff Preston Celebrity Golf Tournament – July 21, 2017

Hosted at Saugeen Golf Club, by the Port Elgin Rotary. More details coming soon!

Brian Connor’s Rice Lake Challenge – August 12, 2017

img_3574Taking place annually in Cobourg, Ontario, this event brings together swimmers, walkers and cyclists who are dedicated to raising funds to Defeat Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

Proceeds from this event support Duchenne muscular dystrophy research through Jesse’s Journey. To donate and/or register for the event click here

Tory’s Tourney for Jesse’s Journey – August 12, 2017

Come out to Rochester Place golf and country club for Tory’s Tourney! Dinner and auction to follow. Registration details coming soon!

Brock Janes’ Golf Tournament – September 9, 2017

This year’s tournament will be hosted at the Oakridge Golf Club, in Port Perry.

Eric’s Amazing Race – November 4, 2017

Car Rally, Dinner, Silent Auction, and Live Music!

10 Million Steps for Cloudy – All of 2017

Cloudy’s mother and aunt (Allison and Regan) have pledged to walk 10 million steps in 2017, to raise funds for Duchenne muscular dystrophy research. Click here to donate to their journey, and keep an eye on their facebook page for step updates!

Looking to become a Jesse’s Journey Volunteer? Click here 

Past Events

London Skating Club’s 110th Anniversary Ice Show – March 26, 2017


What a treat to see Elvis Stojko perform – twice! The London Skating Club put on a fantastic show, with partial proceeds supporting Duchenne muscular dystrophy research. Showcasing the talented synchro, solo, and pairs skaters from the Club, Jesse’s Journey volunteers had a great time helping out at this year’s show. Thank you to the London Skating Club for another fabulous year!


Trivia Night – February 10, 2017

Highley KnowledgeableTrivia Night was a blast! ‘Highley Knowledgeable’ won Trivia Supremacy, but the race was close and a solid effort was showed by all! A huge thank you to everyone who came out, to the volunteers, donors, and amazing sponsors, and thank you to Tara Overholt for being such a great MC. We raised over $8,800.00 to help fund Duchenne research!