Upcoming Appearances


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.



Uganda and Kenya Monitoring Trip

84 Ryan greeted by Janet, who is the caretaker at the well

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



St. Jerome School


February 1st, 2018

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

Lakeview Elementary School


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


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


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.

Holy Redeemer Catholic School


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



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


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


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!

Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authourity Conservation Awards


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.


Wilfred Laurier University


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.



Rotary District 7010 “Dare to Dream” Conference


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!