Sample Event

Join us on sample date

WHEN:         Sunday, December 14, 2014  5-7pm (see schedule below)
WHERE:      Santa Margarita Catholic High School track
                     22062 Antonio Pkwy, Rancho Santa Margarita, California
WHY:           Raise funds, increase awareness, have fun, and further Jessie’s wish to encourage all kids fighting cancer to
WHAT TO WEAR:      Spirited holiday attire  (we will stroll rain or shine!)
COST:          $20 suggested donation

When you register for Santa Stroll we ask that you commit to donating or raising a minimum of $20 – this will ensure at least one JoyJar will be delivered to a child fighting cancer thanks to your participation!  We encourage you to not to stop there!  Telling Jessie’s story of compassion is addicting!  Share Jessie’s story with your friends, family, neighbors, team, church, school, teachers, etc.  People will be encouraged by you and your heart for wanting to help kids fighting cancer to NEVER EVER GIVE UP.  The more money you raise, the more Courageous Kids fighting cancer get a boost of JOY and ENCOURAGEMENT thanks to YOU! 

While you are busy raising funds to encourage others, we want to encourage you with some added incentives. 
Each individual who has registered as a “fun-raiser” on our fundraising site ( and raises a minimum of $100 will recieve a Special Edition Commemorative t-shirt.  
In addition to the t-shirt, the individual also has the opportunity to earn the following:
$250 – Special Edition Long Sleeve t-shirt
$500 – Special Edition NEGU Athletic Jacket OR you can request 5 t-shirts OR 2 Long Sleeve t-shirts
$750 - Athletic jacket and Long Sleeve t-shirt
$2500 - Dessert reception and JoyJar stuffing (max 15 people) at the JoyFactory with members of the Rees family
$5000 - 2 tickets to the NEGU Gala on March 28, 2015 at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa
All incentive items earned will be calculated based on the individual money raised as of 10am, Dec 15, 2014.  Any cash or checks collected and turned in at the event, will be included in the individual's "fun-raising" total.  Travel costs for JoyJar stuffing or NEGU Gala not included.   
Note: the apparel items included in the incentive program are available only through the "fun-raising" program and will be fulfilled approximately 30 days after the event.    
Don’t want to “fun-raise” but want to stroll with us … we would still love to have you join us!!  

5:00 - 5:30pm     Sign in and group photo
5:30 - 6:30pm     Stroll, walk, run around the track while showing off your spirited holiday attire
6:30 - 7:00pm     Hot chocolate, cookies, and other fun activities