FAQ’s

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Where does Toupee For A Day take place?

On March 2, 2016 you wear your Wellspring “toupee” during your regular daily activities. There is no need to change your routine. There is no training involved, no dinner or silent auction to attend, and no time taken off of work. Simply wear your TOUPEE FOR A DAY!

Who can participate?

EVERYONE can participate. There are no restrictions based on age, location or physical ability. The only requirement is that you wear your toupee for the day while continuing your normal routine. Large groups, small groups, entire families, entire companies, and school groups are all encouraged to participate. By sporting toupees for a day, participants will raise vital funds and awareness for Wellspring London. They will be “putting it on for the ones we love”.

What does the Wellspring toupee look like?

There are many, many types of cancer and each is represented by a different coloured ribbon. For example, throat cancer is represented by a periwinkle ribbon and brain cancer is represented by a grey ribbon. The Wellspring toupee is multi-coloured to represent Wellspring London’s support of ALL cancers and all cancer supporters.

How do I fundraise?

After you register at toupeeforaday.com/london, you will be able to set up a fundraising page with a photo and a short personal story, as well as your fundraising goal. Then you will be able to send this page to all your friends and family, and encourage them to donate to Wellspring London and help you meet your fundraising goal.

What about tax receipts?

Wellspring London is a registered charity (#86424 6129 RR0001). Every donation of $20.00 or more will receive a Canadian tax receipt for the entire amount of the donation.

Can I enter a team?

Yes, a team consists of a group of two or more members. When you register, you will be walked through the process of how to set up your team.

How will the proceeds from Toupee For A Day be used?

By wearing a Toupee For A Day and collecting donations, you will be raising vital funds and awareness for Wellspring London. The proceeds will go to support Wellspring London’s valuable programs, services and resources.

Wellspring London supports, informs and empowers people diagnosed with cancer, as well as their families and caregivers by helping them address the fear, isolation, disruption and practical problems cancer brings to their lives. All Wellspring London programs, services and resources are offered free of charge and without referral. Wellspring London depends on the generosity of its donors and supporters to ensure it is able to deliver programs of value and quality to those who need them.