Harness the Hope PEI 2021 will open Governor’s Plate week on Sunday, July 4th at Red Shores Summerside and then continue Saturday, July 24th at Red Shores Charlottetown.

Proceeds from this third annual fundraiser will directly assist Islanders by contributing to the local support programs and services of the Canadian Cancer Society and the oncology departments of the Prince County and Queen Elizabeth hospitals.  Funding critical programming such as; Cancer Information Services, Wigs, Head Wraps and Prosthetics, Funds for families to attend Camp Goodtimes for children living with cancer and Funds to Support persons/caregivers to stay at the “Lodge that Gives” in Halifax Funds travel for cancer treatments for Island residents

Join us on-track for both events or view the live broadcast online.

Ways that you can help!

Harness the Hope PEI fundraising includes corporate sponsorships from Island businesses, an exciting online silent auction and the ever-popular Grand Prize Key Contest with prizes valued in the $$$ thousands! Our events are hosted by Red Shores, PEI’s premier harness racing & casino entertainment destination.

Donate to us.

Make a family or corporate donation directly with the link below.


Buy a Key Ticket.

Purchase a $20 key ticket for the chance to win one of five $1000 grand prizes.


Stud Fee Online Auction

Bid on championship stallion fees for your mare! Click the link below to view champion sires in the online stud fee auction.


Online Silent Auction

View & bid on an extensive array of products, services and gift cards! We are grateful to have the support of Island businesses & artisans to make this fundraising auction possible.


2021 Winning Key Grand Prizes & Sponsors

FIVE LOCKED BOXES…FIVE WINNING KEYS! Tickets on sale from July 4th until July 23rd.
Winners will be drawn LIVE at Red Shores, Charlottetown, on Saturday, July 24th 2021 evening.


Two Nights Stay at Rodd Crowbush + $200 Rodd Spa Boutique Credit + Two Rounds of Golf at The Links

$1000 Worth of Gift Cards for Summertime Fun to support PEI Small Businesses from East-to-West

Private Centerfield Party in the Judge's Tower at Red Shores Charlottetown. Includes: Food, Bartender, Your Own Named Race & Blanket Presentation, Photo and More!

Ten - $100 Gift Cards
for Dining Out at Restaurants across PEI from Tip-to-Tip

$1,000 Gift Card for an Arbonne Shopping Spree

Thank You to our 2021 Sponsors




About Harness the Hope PEI

With a shared love of harness racing and helping others affected by cancer, PEI native and Lead Organizer, Samantha Gallant connected with the Dustin Family to bring Harness the Hope to the hearts of Islanders in 2019. Entirely volunteer driven with dedicated committees and volunteers. In many ways, it has shown where the courage lies in all of us, as individuals, as families, and as communities, when we all come together for one another.