Fundraising Information 

Please scroll down this page to find information on the following:

  • Fundraising Fee

    • Cash Raffle

    • RDCSC Gala

  • Bottle Drive Fundraising Fee

  • Optional Fundraising for Members

    • Grocery Gift Cards

    • Booster Juice Coupons

    • Club Gift Card

Fundraising Fee 

Fundraising plays a major role in the success of the Red Deer Catalina Swim Club.  The goal is not to further tax members but to earn revenue from the community.

The Fundraising fee of $350 per family is due in full at the time of registration and is non refundable.

There are 2 major fundraising events planned for this season:

1.  Fall Fundraising Event:  Cash Raffle

2.  Spring Fundraising Event:  Catalina Gala 2019

Cash Raffle

Each competitive family will receive an allotment of tickets to sell to help offset their annual fundraising fee.  Selling tickets is optional.
Important Dates 
Draw date:  October 29, 2019
Raffle Details 
Individual ticket price: $5.00
Number of tickets each family is required to sell: 30
Donald Saunders -  
No notices.
1st Place Winner - 
2nd Place Winner - 
3rd Place Winner - 
Raffle Rules:
  1. Raffle tickets shall not be sold to a person under 18 years of age.
  2. Raffle ticket sellers will advise adult ticket buyers not to write the name of a person under 18 years of age on the ticket.
  3. The draws will take place in the Gymnasium at the Roland Michener Recreation Centre, 2 Michener Road, Red Deer, AB T4P 0J9.  The draws can be made by any person who does not own a ticket or a share of a ticket in the draw.
  4. The Raffle Coordinator is eligible to buy and sell tickets.  The Raffle Coordinator is also eligible to win any of the prizes listed below.
  5. Tickets will be sold from Sept 24, 2019 to Oct 29, 2019 at 5:45pm.  The draw will start at 7:00pm on Oct 29, 2019.
  6. Prizes shall be 1st - $1,100, 2nd - $600, 3rd - $200 (Total of $1,900 in prizes)
  7. The condition of the prizes being offered are “as is”.
  8. There will be no refund of the ticket(s) purchased if a buyer requests to cancel their raffle ticket(s).
  9. In the event a winning ticket stub has more than one name on it, Red Deer Catalina Swim Club shall award the prize to only one of the individuals identified on the ticket.  Red Deer Catalina Swim Club and the AGLC are not responsible for any disputes which may arise between the different individuals whose name appear on the ticket stub.
  10. The purchase price for one ticket will be $5.00
  11. The total number of tickets printed is 1,890.
  12. Prior to the draw, all of the tickets, sold and unsold, as indicated on the Raffle Tickets Inventory Control worksheet, will match the number of tickets in the draw container.
  13. The draw will be open to the public.  Two executive members from the Red Deer Catalina Swim Club and three members of the public will be present to witness the draw.
  14. The container used for the draw will meet all AGLC requirements.
  15. The prizes will be drawn in the following order: (1) $200 cash, (2) $600 cash, (3) $1,100 cash.

Catalina Gala 2019

Date and Time

March 9, 2019

6:00 pm to Midnight



Sheraton Red Deer Hotel

3310 50 Ave, Red Deer, AB  T4N 3X9   


Schedule of Events

Cocktail Hour:  6:00 to 7:00 pm

Buffet Dinner:  7:00 to 8:00 pm

Silent Auction Tables:  6:00 to 10:30 pm

Dueling Pianos Entertainment & Dance:  8:00 pm to 12:00 am


Amanda Halford

Bottle Drive Fundraising Fee

The bottle drive fundraising fee is $100 per swimmer payable by April 30, 2019.

Members have 3 options to pay their Bottle Drive Fundraising Fee:

  1. Fundraise throughout the season until your fee is paid in full.

  2. Pay out the fundraising requirement on April 30th.

  3. Partially fundraise throughout the season and pay out the balance on April 30th.

This is an easy fundraiser for your swimmers to participate in.  Members can ask friends, family, or neighbors to donate their bottles.  Members can also use this flyer to use in their surrounding neighborhood.  After you collect your bottles take them into the bottle depot, collect your money and the bottle return slip, place them into an envelope and bring it into the office as payment towards your swimmers Bottle Drive Fundraising Fee.

Optional Fundraising

Optional fundraising activities give families the opportunity to raise funds to help offset their swimming fees.  A percentage of each fundraising activity members participate in will be credited to their family account.

The following fundraiser's are available to members all season long:

Order Details 
Cost $100.00 per gift card 
Swimmer Return
Safeway/Sobey's/IGA  8%
Save-On Foods 6%
Co-op 5%
Order Details 
Cost $5.50 per coupon 
Swimmer Return  
$1.21 per coupon sold