Personal Challenge Fundraiser
Introducing the SVP Teens Personal Challenge Fundraiser! What is that you ask? Well, it is exactly what it sounds like! Our teens are going to take on a personal goal or fun activity for the course of the fundraiser and YOU can donate to support them. As always, all of the funds will go to the SVP Teens community grant fund. Witness all the fun on our Instagram account (@svpteens) where we will share updates on each of the challenges.
Now that you know what's going on, you can find the below, set up by the teens themselves!
PORTION OF FUNDS RAISED BY EACH TEEN / PERSONAL CHALLENGE
TOTAL AMOUNT RAISED
DAILY POSITIVE AFFIRMATIONS CHALLENGE
Anne is going to be writing a daily positive affirmation to herself, for the course of the fundraiser! This challenge will help to keep her motivated during the lockdown (something we all need!). Support her initiatives today!
K-POP CHOREOGRAPHY CHALLENGE
Despite having virtually no experience in dance, Qianxu will be using her passion for K-Pop music, she will be learning and perfecting the choreography to a K-Pop songs EVERY week! She would love your cheers and support in the form of donations to support her journey.
SELF MADE COMEDY SKETCHES
Maddie's love for movies (especially during the lockdown) have pushed her to pursue this challenge! She will be putting together AND sharing short comedy sketches which she develops on her own! Indeed, a future director in the making.
Saaniya Saraf and Kaysia Bharucha
PIE IN THE FACE CHALLENGE
These two fun-loving, CHCI students are working hard to raise money for this exciting challenge. For every $20 raised, a teacher at their school will be pied in the face (at home to ensure covid safety)! Contribute to all the fun and donate today!
300 BIKE CHALLENGE
Like many others, staying active has been a goal of Holden's throughout the lockdown. Holden is looking forward to safely getting outside in the fresh-air for some good quality activity. Support Holden while taking on the ultimate 300km bike challenge!
SKETCH FOR A DOLLAR
Skylar is a young kw artist who is channeling her passion for art towards making sketches. For every one dollar donated, she will make one sketch and post it on her social media. She is open to suggestions if you would like her to use her amazing skills to draw something of your choice! Every dollar counts!
Carmen and Jiro
ON A JOURNEY TO LEARN SPANISH
Together, Carmen and Jiro are using this fundraiser as the perfect motivation for them to fulfill their goal of learning Spanish. They would love your support in doing so, so be sure to donate!
IMPROVING GAME DEVELOPMENT SKILLS
Just another passionate young programmer working to improve his game development skills through this fundraiser! Help support Nathan as he takes on this challenge!
A SHOVEL FOR A DONATION
Aviral is going to be stepping out into his community and helping neighbors by shoveling their driveways when it snows! We all know how Canadian winters can be so support Aviral as he does his part in the SVP Personal Challenge Fundriaser.
CRANES FOR CANCER
Following in the steps of Sadako Sasaki, Rita will be making at least 5 paper origami cranes per day, amounting to at least 150 cranes by the end of the fundraiser. In the early 1950's young Sadako made 1000 paper cranes as a symbol of other leukemia (cancer) patients. Rita will dedicate these paper cranes to YOU by writing your name or favorite quote on it. She is devoting this challenge to her grandmother who lost her life to cancer, as well as the 9.5 million people who lose their lives to cancer every year.
COFFEE CULTURE CHALLENGE
By making coffee for her family every morning before school, Audrey is taking on the fun, yet important, challenge of fixing her sleep schedule! In knowing that she is contributing to a charitable cause, she is more inclined to establish and maintain a healthy sleep schedule. Audrey needs every dollar you can provide, to keep her motivated alongside helping out the community.
Jeremy and Vincent
3 WEEKS OF 3K PER DAY
Just two teens working hard to stay active this quarantine! For the next 3 weeks Jeremy and Vincent will be running 3K everyday to take good care of their physical health. Cheer them on throughout this 1.5 marathon!
LEARNING TO SKETCH ANIME CHARACTERS
Maheen has been in love with anime illustrations since she was a kid and she is allowing her passion to shine through with her personal challenge! She will be sketching some of the most famous anime characters and would love your donations to support her.
Studies show that cleaning up the space around you, actually increases your focus. Dian will be taking an average of 20 minutes per day to clean an area of her home! As part of her challenge, she will find a better home for one of her belongings, for every $2 donated!
BELLY, BUNS, THIGHS CHALLENGE
Namrata will be doing the Leslie Sansone, Belly, Buns and Thighs program once a day for the duration of the challenge, and she is pumped! Fitness is something that she has recently started taking very seriously and she hopes to show others that good health can be achieved with simple and consistent effort(s).