Run for Hope

Join the Durham Catholic District School Board for the Community Run/Walk for Hope. All proceeds from the family event benefit the Durham Catholic Children's Foundation to support Durham families in need and student bursaries.

WHEN: CANCELLED - This event has been cancelled for June 26, 2022.

WHERE:  Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic High School, 700 Stevenson Road, Oshawa, ON

TIME:  Official run/walk (2.5 km / 5 Km) start time is 12:00 noon, you are welcome to come anytime between 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Parking:  Please use Monsignor Paul Dwyer south parking lot off of Rossland Road West.

Interested parties can still show up on the day of the run to register starting at 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

DCDSB Staff Relay Challenge

In addition to the Run/Walk, there will a 90 minute, DCDSB Staff Relay Challenge on the Msgr. Paul Dwyer Catholic High School's 400m track.

For a DCDSB school to enter, you will need 5 registered participants from your staff. 

A staff can enter more than one team.

One member (only) must be always on the track. 400 metre laps will be counted for 90 minutes.

School Team that completes the most laps in 90 minutes is the victor. (12:30 to 2 pm)

The winner of each of the 3 divisions will receive the first annual DCDSB Staff Relay Challenge Trophy and bragging rights.

There will be 4 divisions & trophies:

1. DCDSB Secondary School 

2. DCDSB Elementary - over 325 student enrolment

3. DCDSB Elementary - Under 325 student enrolment

4. DCDSB CEC/OMAC Department Division


Event details

The family event includes:

  • Ice cream 

  • Fire truck

  • DJ

  • Bubble machine

  • Free Photo booth

  • Free Face painting

  • Wellness booths

  • Silent auction



Cost: $10 - Individual
$20 - Family