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.
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St. Jerome Elementary School
January 10th, 2019
Ryan will be at St. Jerome’s Elementary School just outside of Ottawa giving an assembly presentation! The students of St. Jerome’s have been working hard fund raising for Ryan’s Well thorough pop up shops, Christmas markets and other creative ways! Ryan is excited to say thank you to all of the students and share what he did for his raise funds back in grade one!
St. Elizabeth School
January 31st, 2019
Ryan will be presenting at St. Elizabeth School in Ottawa during the the afternoon! Students have done creative fund raisers for Ryan’s Well including selling smoothies made from hydroponic greens grown in class! Ryan is excited to come and share his story and say thank you to all of the students!
February 10th, 2019
The Knight’s of Columbus are putting on their annual Sweetheart Brunch at the Municipal Center in Kemptville on February 10th supporting local charities! Ryan’s Well is excited to attend and be supported by the event! Come on by, have an amazing brunch and listen to some great music, all while supporting great initiatives!
Hunter’s Public House Family Day Charity Smash Brothers Tournament
February 18th, 2019
A Super Smash Bros Tournament is happening on Family Day at Hunter’s Public House in Gloucester with all proceeds going towards the Ryan’s Well Foundation! There will be amazing prizes including an Nintendo Switch and Sens tickets, plus lots of fun! Thanks to Findlay Creek Shoppers Drug Mart, Canadian Payroll Taxes and Services and Hunter’s Public House for sponsoring the event and Jordan Hreljac for organizing! You can register to participate or spectate and find more information and at the following link! https://bit.ly/2AJi8Yn
St. Anthony French Immersion Catholic School
Feb 27th, 2019
Ryan will be at St. Anthony French Immersion Catholic School in London, Ontario to share his story with grade 6 students who did a fund raiser for Ryan’s Well! Ryan will be giving a presentation, thank students and find out what made St. Anthony students want to give back!
Mountsfield Public School
February 27th, 2019
Ryan will at Mountsfield Public School in the afternoon doing presentations! Mountsfield students did a holiday market to fund raise for the London and Middlesex Humane Society and the Ryan’s Well Foundation! Ryan will be thanking all of the students who worked so hard to put the event on and saying high to old friends who helped jump start the Ryan’s Well Foundation!
Rural Municipalities of Alberta
March 19th, 2019
Ryan will be giving a Keynote presentation at the Shaw Center to the Rural Municipalities of Alberta in Edmonton on “Motivating Youth”. Ryan will be sharing his story as well as giving insight on how to mobilize and inspire youth to become engaged and make a difference in all of our communities!
May 21st, 2019
Ryan will be giving a Keynote presentation at Unitarian House in Ottawa! Unitarian House is a not-for-profit, registered charity and our purpose is to run a home for seniors that is affordable, home like and offers quality care and services. Ryan is excited to come talk about how you’re never too young, or too old, to make a difference!