Upcoming Appearances

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When Ryan Hreljac was just six years old, he learned of the great need for clean and safe water in developing countries and decided to take action. With the support of friends, family and his community, Ryan successfully raised enough money to build a well in Africa.

Keep up-to-date on all the latest from the Ryan’s Well Foundation! See where we’ve been featured in the news, read through our own news releases, request a high-res picture and learn about upcoming appearances.


 January

Uganda and Kenya Monitoring Trip

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Ryan and Ryan’s Well will be headed to East Africa to do monitoring and prepare for future projects in Uganda and Kenya!


 

February

St. Jerome School

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February 1st, 2018

Ryan will be speaking with St Jerome Elementary School in Calgary Alberta in an assembly sharing his story!

Lakeview Elementary School

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February 1st, 2018

Ryan will be speaking with students of Lakeview Elementary School in Lethbridge Alberta sharing his story as well as deliver letters written by students in Uganda to students who attended Lakeview who wrote letters!

A.B. Daley Community School

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February 2nd, 2018

Ryan will be speaking with the students of A.B Daley School in Nanton Alberta sharing his story and talking about not being afraid to try to change the world!

Legacy of our Land Banquet

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February 2nd, 2018

Ryan will be visiting the Municipal District of Willow Creek in Nanton, Alberta to share his story and discuss the role youth have in the evolving world and how they can play a role in shaping it.

Knights of Columbus Sweet Heart Brunch

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February 11th, 2018

Ryan’s Well will be in Kemptville Ontario for the Knight’s of Columbus Annual Sweet Heart Brunch!  The Knights of Columbus put on an amazing brunch raising funds for local causes and initiatives including Ryan’s Well!  Come on by the North Grenville Municipal Center the morning of February 11th to have a great meal, listen to great music and support great causes!  See you there!

St. Patrick Elementary School

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February 13th, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation in the morning again this year at St. Patrick Elementary School with many old friends and amazing students that have helped with our work over the years!

Blue Sky School

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February 13th, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation in the afternoon at Blue Sky School in Ottawa.  Ryan is eager to share his experiences and project with students and teachers!

Holy Redeemer Catholic School

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February 14th, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation for  the amazing students and staff of Holy Redeemer Catholic School in Kanata!

Cairine Wilson Secondary School

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February 14th, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation at Cairine Wilson Secondary School in Orleans.  He will also be speaking with the Social Justice League and World Issues classes about the problems we face and how to go about solving them!

St. Anne Catholic School

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February 16th, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation in the Morning at St. Anne Catholic School in Kanata.  Ryan will be talking with grade 3 students eager to find more about water in the world and different ways to give back!

St. Victor Catholic Elementary School

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February 16th, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation at St. Victor Catholic Elementary School in Mattawa.  Ryan will be talking with students curious to find out more and get engaged with the causes they care about!

Conservation Authourity Conservation Awards

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February 28th, 2018

The Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority will been hosting their annual volunteer recognition event for volunteers and community partners that our working towards improving water quality, animal habitat and biodiversity recognizing over 700 people.  Ryan will be presenting sharing his story and how volunteers can change the world.


March

Wilfred Laurier University

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March 2nd, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation at Laurier University in Waterloo focusing on water issues.  Ryan will share his insight with university students of Laurier as well as local high school students on what impact they can have in the world’s clean water crisis.

Pine Creek High School

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March 5th, 2018

Ryan will be Colardo Springs doing an assembly presentation at Pine Creek High School!  The school is eager to start a fundraiser for a water project and Ryan will be there to help kick things off!

McAuliffe Manual Middle School

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March 5th, 2018

Ryan will be in Denver doing an assembly presentation at McAuliffe Manual Middle School in the late afternoon!  Ryan is excited to share his story with students, staff and parents about making a difference!

Horizons K-8 School

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March 6th, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation in Boulder Colorado and Horizons K-8 School talking with students about how to make an impact in their own communities!

Brown Elementary School

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March 6th, 2018

Ryan will be in Denver Colorado thanking and giving a presentation to grade three and four students of Brown Elementary School who last year raised money for the Ryan’s Well School challenge project in Burkina Faso as part of their curriculum learning about water issues!

Ryan’s Well World Water Day Event

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March 22nd, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation on World Water Day at the Kemptville Campus Theatre to the French School Board of Eastern Ontario, The TR Leger School, The French Catholic School Board and other students learning water in the world and how we can help be apart of making it available to everyone!

Central United Church

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March 25th, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation for the congregation at Central United Church in Port Colborne Ontario.  Ryan is excited to share his story about being able put yourself in somebody else’s shoes, give back and make a difference.

Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 29th, 2018

Ryan will be doing a presentation at Our Lady of Good Counsel in Ingelside Ontario.  Ryan is excited to talk with students about how they can get more engaged helping others!  Even more exciting is Ryan will be able to see the principal, Mrs. Prest! Mrs. Prest was Ryan’s first grade teacher back when the Ryan’s Well project first started 20 years ago!


April

2nd Kemptville Brownies

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April 3rd, 2018

Ryan will be visiting the girls of the 2nd Kemptville Brownies in North Grenville for the evening of April 3rd.  The Brownies are learning all about water issues in their own communities and around the world!  Ryan will be sharing things he has learned about water and how the Brownies can help with water issues!

Upper Canada District School Board

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April 16th, 2018

Ryan will be give a presentation for gifted students in grades 4 – 11 from all over the Upper Canada District School Board at the North Grenville Municipal Center in Kemptville, Ontario!  Ryan will be sharing his story and helping empower these talented youth to pursue their own dreams and reach their potential!

St. Michael Catholic High School

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April 18th, 2018

Ryan will be giving two presentations on the morning of April 18th to his old school, St. Michael Catholic High School in Kemptville, Ontario!  St. Mike’s students are coming to end of a fundraiser for Ryan’s Well and Ryan will be there to share more insight from his story as well as to thank students and staff at St. Michael’s for all of their hard work!

Gatestone Elementary School

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April 26th, 2018

Ryan will be presenting for students at Gatestone Elementary in Hamilton, Ontario.  Students have been fundraising hard to build a well and Ryan is excited to share his story and insight!


May

St. Gallen Symposium

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May 2nd – 4th, 2018

The St. Gallen Symposium is a global gathering of Leaders of Today and Leaders of Tomorrow that takes place annually in May at the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland.  Ryan has been selected as a Leader of Tommorrow and will be in St. Gallen to share his expertise and insight with the Symposium!

Oberschule Jesteburg

 

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May 7th, 2018

Ryan will be just outside of Hamburg Germany giving a presentation to students from Oberschule Jesteburg about how any one in the world can make a difference no matter where they’re from or how old they are!

Markus Lanz

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May 8th, 2018

Ryan will be in Hamburg Germany, sharing his insight and perspective on the Markus Lanz television program.  The interview and discussion will be about water issues in the world and about how we can be active and effective and delivering change with the issues we care about.


June

Holy Cross Catholic School

 

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June 4th, 2018

Ryan will be just in Kemptville Ontario meeting and thanking students from his old elementary school who fund raised by Ryan’s Well through Candy guess jars and a dodge ball tournament!

Waldorf School of The Peninsula

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June 8th, 2018

Ryan will be just outside of San Jose California doing a school assembly for students of Waldorf School of The Peninsula on how they don’t nee to wait to have a positive impact on the world and how they make a difference!

David Starr Jordan Middle School

 

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June 8th, 2018

Ryan will also be presenting in California at David Starr Jordan Middle School giving a school assembly presentations to students about his story and about the role they can play in the world!

Lester B Pearson Public School

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June 11th, 2018

Ryan will also be presenting at Lester B Pearson Public School in Waterloo Ontario helping kick off a fundraiser for Ryan’s Well and sharing his story with students!

North Grenville Public Library

 

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June 14th, 2018

Ryan’s Well will be doing a local presentation at the North Grenville Public Library in Kemptville Ontario, sharing the Ryan’s Well story with local members of the community!


July

Sauve Heating Charity BBQ

 

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July 12th, 2018

Ryan’s Well will be in Prescott Ontario on July 12th, Sauve Heating will  be supporting Ryan’s Well with one of their Charity BBQ’s this summer!  The barbecue will go from 11am – 2pm at the Canadian Tire in Prescott, come on by for lunch or a snack, support Ryan’s Well and say hi!


October

Rotary District 7010 “Dare to Dream” Conference

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October 19th – 20th, 2018

Ryan will be giving the keynote presentation and speaking on panels at the Rotary District 7010 “Dare to Dream” conference in Huntsville Ontario at the Deerhurst Resort.  Ryan will speak about his dream and what can happen when you dare to see it through!


 

November

Ryan’s Well Open House

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November 18th 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The whole team at Ryan’s Well be hosting an Open House to the public on Sunday November 18th 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm.  Come on by and say hello at our new office in the Kemptville College on the third floor of the Parish Building.  Looking forward to seeing old faces and new ones!