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Fundraisers

Our school's staff and our School Council volunteer team help facilitate and promote fundraisers throughout the year to support all of our resources, programs and events. We greatly appreciate all of your support!

Donations Welcome
Donations to the school can be made at any time through School Cash Online - click Make a Donation, choose Mohawk Gardens and indicate a designation for your gift. We offer an anonymous Angel Fund to help families in need cover items like field trips and special food days.
We also accept donations of food/supplies for our nutrition programs and games/puzzles/toys for our classrooms, but please check with the school first before bringing them in - call 905-632-3946.

School-supported fundraisers for outside organizations usually include:

School Council Fundraisers usually include the following and participation is optional:

Have ideas for other fundraisers we could do? Please contact School Council at mgpscouncil@gmail.com

LunchBox Orders, Popcorn Days, Cookies Days, Movie Nights and Salad Cart Days (NEW!) - offered throughout the school year


Fortinos Fuel for Kids - NEW for 2019! Our local Fortinos store adopted Mohawk Gardens for their annual Fuel for Kids BBQ Fundraiser. On September 25, 2019, from 4 to 7 pm, the community was invited to visit the Fortinos location at Appleby/New St. and enjoy a BBQ hot dog, snack and drink for $5. An amazing $2,130 was raised and will be used for STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) resources at our school. Special thanks to Dave Connelly Fortinos Racing and Derren Paterson!

Drummond Farms Fall Fundraiser - The school has partnered again this year with a local farm, Drummond Farms, to run a fall fundraiser and order forms were sent home on September 20th and were due back by September 30th for delivery and pickup on October 8th from 2:45 pm to 6:30 pm in the west hallway by the library. Sold 5 lb. and 10 lb. bags of Cortland, Empire, MacIntosh and Royal Gala hand-picked, non-waxed apples as well as 2 L of apple cider and 250 mL and 500 mL of maple syrup. $1,000+ in proceeds will be used for STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) resources at our school.

Halloween Glow-in-the-Dark Danceathon - NEW TIME OF YEAR! Dance in gym to be held on Thursday, October 31st. Pledge forms with information about fundraising incentives were sent home on Oct. 10th and were due back on Oct. 29th. $4,000+ in proceeds will be used to purchase team jerseys for sporting events and activities.

Terra Cotta Cookie Co. Frozen Cookie Drops Fall Fundraiser - 2019 will be our fourth year running a fundraiser with Terra Cotta Cookie Co., the same vendor we use for our Cookie Days at the school - brochures and order forms were sent home on Nov. 12th and School Cash Online payment and forms were due Nov. 25th for delivery and pickup on December 11th from 2:45 to 6:45 pm in the school's staff room. $2,500 raised wil be used for to purchase more flexible seating for our classrooms.

Past Fundraisers:

February Dance-a-thon - annual event in February with a Glow-in-the-Dark Valentine's theme - February 13, 2019 - pledge forms were sent home on Feb. 4 and were due back on Feb. 13, then extended to Feb. 20 with snow days. Raised over $4,000 to purchase flexible seating for our classrooms.

May Marketplace - NEW annual event in May - Saturday, May 25, 2019 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm - vendors pre-purchased (through School Cash Online) a designated table in our gym to display and sell their items. We also sold concessions including hot dogs. No admission fee charged. Raised over $600 for our new school tents.

June Fun Fair - annual year-end celebration event in June - June 13, 2019 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm rain or shine - we pre-sold combos which included a hamburger, veggie burger or hot dog with chips and a drink and wristbands for inflatables, games and activities in the Fun Zone. We accepted donations for classroom gift baskets, jars, silent auction and bake sale. Raised over $4,500 to help cover programs like Junglesport and X Movement.

MG Cookbook - created by our school thanks to a grant from Healthy Kids Community Challenge Burlington - recipe forms and artwork submissions were due back on March 19, 2018 - books were sold through School Cash Online for $10 each from May 16 to May 29, 2018 with delivery in early June 2018. Also sold cookbooks at the Book Fair, Fun Fair and Reunion in 2018 and then at our MG May Marketplace on May 25, 2019 for donations. Raised over $1,000 for our nutrition programs.