Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Shine Foundation?

Since 1987, Shine (formerly The Sunshine Foundation of Canada) has been fulfilling custom-made experiences for young people across Canada living with severe physical disabilities. Visit our website for more details:

What is participant centre?

Participant Centre is your online resource to help you in your fundraising journey. 

How do I set up my participant centre?

Log in at the top right hand corner of the website.  Your centre has step by step instructions on how to set it up. If you have questions, let us know at 

How will funds be used?

All pledges raised are used to help Shine Foundation fulfill our mission, helping support brighter futures for children and youth living with severe physical disabilities. See examples of our Shine Stories.

Are all forms of donations accepted?

To make it easy for you, we encourage all donations to come through your online fundraising pages using the available credit card options. In the event you receive cash or cheque donations, please mail a cheque for the total amount to:

Shine Foundation

1100 Dearness Drive, Unit 21
London, Ontario
N6E 1N9


For cash donations, you can write a personal cheque and mail it to the address above. Be sure to include the donor information for all cash donations on the pledge form. Donations over $20.00 will not receive a tax receipt unless we have all of their contact information

Still have questions?

Let us know at