Helping children and youth reach their full potential through programs that support their intellectual, emotional and physical well-being.

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Thank You Volunteers, We Couldn't do it Without You!

April 18, 2017
    Dear Children's Foundation Volunteers, I sit in awe as I look back on 2016 and all the ways you have supported us over this past year. Thank you hardly seems enough… We have been so fortunate to have you! For some people volunteering is about giving, but for the volunteers of the Children’s Foundation it is a way... → read more

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2017 Around the World Gala takes "A Walk Through Canada"

April 18, 2017
The Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington’s largest annual fundraiser, the Around the World Gala, is a spirited celebration and a call to action. Through the invaluable support of honoured corporate sponsors and dedicated, loyal donors, the event celebrates the Foundation’s vision that all children and youth have equal opportunity to learn, grow and participate in their community. The Around... → read more


We are Inviting Applications for our Board of Directors

April 12, 2017
Join us and work with other passionate individuals that are committed to helping all children reach their full potential. The Board of Directors provides governance, represents the Foundation in our community and accepts ultimate legal authority for the organization.  The Board works collaboratively with the Executive Director to achieve organizational goals set forth in the strategic plan.   Board Director... → read more

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build brighter futures
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