Our current event

"Alone (in the woods)" is a fundraising event created by the YouFeedThem team raising awareness and funds for  "Partners in Hope Tanzania" through "The Great Commission Foundation" in Canada, and "Friends of the Great Commission" in the USA.  


Local newspapers have picked up on this exciting event!  To read their articles go to:


To donate: 

  • Online using a credit card, go to: Canadian site or USA site
    Please add comment "Alone fundraiser" when you donate.

  • To pay by cheque, make your cheque payable to:

    • CANADA: “Great Commission Foundation” & mail to:
      Great Commission Foundation, PO Box 14006, Abbotsford, B.C. V2T 0B4

    • USA:  "Friends of the Great Commission" & mail to:
      Friends of the Great Commission, PO Box 6305, Colorado Springs, CO 80904

  • IMPORTANT:  In the note section of your cheque indicate “Partners in Hope Tanzania - Alone".

Participants commit to:

  • spending time alone in the woods (not going anywhere once set up) for the amount of hours they post/commit to,

  • packing only TEN ITEMS for their trip (cell phone and car charger do not count as their 10 items), 

  • taking pictures and  videos each day throughout their trip for posting here on our website.


  • complete the sponsorship form, and when their participant completes their challenge 

  • donate their total amount pledged to the above link (donations of $25 or more will be receipted for income tax deduction).

So far, FOUR participants have completed their challenge, raising awareness & funds
for those in need, will you consider doing the same?
View their pics and videos below

Roland Poirier (Jr.) (Dec. 20th to Dec. 24th)
Visit his Alone page to view details

Sylvain Guindon has completed his challenge

Visit his Alone page to view details

Jill Guindon has completed her challenge.  
Visit her Alone page to view details

Roland Poirier (Sr.) has completed his challenge.
Visit his Alone page to view details  

Would you like to enter as a Participant
and have your friends/family sponsor you for this great cause?

Send us an email, and: 

  1. Attach a picture of yourself; 

  2. Let us know the date you'll leave and how many hours you’re going to challenge yourself to; and

  3. Provide your list of TEN ITEMS that you will take with you.

    Don’t forget your cell phone and car charger. These DO NOT count as one of your 10 items.