Why Fundraise?

Organize a fundraiser to fund groundbreaking research initiatives, support programs and advocacy for our Cure SMA Canada community!

Having members of the community host fundraisers allows Cure SMA Canada to continue to support the SMA community and continue on the path of finding a cure.

Whether it is a Walk-n-Roll, a gala or a lemonade stand, fundraisers help us achieve our goals as the Cure SMA Canada community.

Fundraising Ideas

Featured Past Fundraisers

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Tour de SMAlik

June – August 2023

Bernard McNeil cycled over 5000 km to raise awareness and funds for the SMA Community. Starting at the Fraser river in BC and ending at the St. Lawrence in Quebec where Malik, Bernard’s grandson was waiting for him.


Money Raised: $28,260.13


Sammy’s Valentine Gala

Every February

Sammy’s Valentine Gala is a dinner and dance event that has taken place for over 20 years in Montreal. Sammy’s parents, Aniello and Rosa began this fundraiser when their son was diagnosed to help raise funds for a cure. This fundraiser includes dinner, dancing, a raffle, auction and plenty of fun!

Over $2 million raised

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Rebecca Run

Runs annually, next run Saturday July 6, 2024

The Rebecca Run for SMA takes place annually at Fairy Lake in downtown historic Newmarket, ON. This is the 23rd year of the Rebecca Run for SMA as we continue to help individuals and their families living with SMA (Spinal Muscular Atrophy).


To date, we have raised over $3.2 million for Cure SMA Canada.