If your wardrobe includes a healthy helping of plaid, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Waterloo Region has a challenge that’s right up your alley.

“20 Days of Plaid” kicked off yesterday.

It’s an online fundraiser it hopes will bring in $10,000.

Fund Development Coordinator, Jessica Maindonald, tells 570 News by wearing a piece of plaid clothing or accessory from now until May 20 and collecting pledges, participants will be raising much needed funds and awareness for Big Brothers Big Sisters counselling programs.

There are currently more than 20,000 single parent families in Waterloo Region and the local organization serves more than 1,200 children.

For more information go to the “20 Days of Plaid” website by following this link.