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Adopt-A-Family Donor Sign-Up Begins!

October 26, 2017
It's that magical time of year, where Christmas miracles happen for local families in need thanks to a generous community of donors who sign-up through the Children’s Foundation Adopt-A-Family Program. In 2016, 1,114 families felt a sense of relief, joy and hope at a time of year that can be very stressful with the extra pressure the holidays bring to... → read more

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Children’s Foundation Community Raises $150,000 to Empower Local Children

October 18, 2017
    The Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington held its 12th annual Around the World Gala on Saturday, October 14th at the Delta Guelph Hotel and Conference Centre. The gala is the Foundation’s largest fundraiser and attracts over 300 community supporters and guests. This year, guests, donors and sponsors together raised $150,000 to support the work of the Foundation... → read more

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We Are Honouring Some of Guelph’s Finest

October 6, 2017
We will be recognizing some of our strongest community champions at the annual Around the World Gala next Saturday, loyally presented by Dan Burnham and The Co-operators Insurance. Dan’s agency is one of these champions: Dan Burnham and the Co-operators Insurance was the recipient of the Sponsor of the Year Award at the Gala in 2012. The Children’s Foundation relies... → read more

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Adopt A Family Matches donors with families in need in order to lift spirits and make Christmas shine a little brighterFree to Play gives children a chance to participate in recreational activities they couldn't otherwise affordFood and Friends HeadingScholarships help youth take their next step in their educational journeyTotal children helped by communityChildrens Foundation Stats April 2017