Bechthold's 20th Annual Childhood Cancer Fundraising BBQ

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Scotland’s Yard is a community initiative focused on augmenting care closer to home for children with cancer and other serious illnesses. Inspired by Scotland, a young cancer survivor, a group of dedicated friends and neighbours are working to raise $50 million in support of Grand River Hospital projects that will help children, and their families, get more care locally.

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Bechthold Home Improvements & BW Geotextiles Childhood cancer Fundraiser. This year our annual fundraising BBQ on Thursday July 11th from 11am to 6pm. 


Each year, all expenses are paid by Bechthold Home Improvements & BW Geotextiles thus allowing every dollar raised to go directly to three leading childhood cancer care programs. Donations will be split between the 3 charities that we support:

  • Scotland's Yard (Grand River Hospital)
  • Children's Health Foundation (London's Children's Hospital)
  • Walk to Conquer Cancer (Princess Margaret Hospital)

If you have any questions or would like us to pick up any donations please call 519-634-5852, or you can email us at or


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Tax receipts are automatically sent once you have completed your payment information and checked out. If you do not see an email come through with your tax receipt, please check your junk or spam email folders. The email subject line is Grand River Hospital Foundation Donation Receipt.

If you still cannot find it, please contact us by phone at 519-749-4205 or for support. 

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E-cards are available for donations made in memory and in celebration of someone, and each e-card allows you to customize the message being sent. In order to send an e-card, you will need to know the recipient's email address.

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The Foundation will only notify individuals upon request. You can use the cart note function to provide a message and contact details for the recipient.