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Children’s Foundation partners with Market Fresh Guelph to provide food support for families in need

March 20, 2020
Like so many in Guelph-Wellington, the Children’s Foundation of Guelph and Wellington is concerned about how best to support the most vulnerable in our community during this unprecedented time of shut-downs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are especially concerned about the children who rely on food support through our Food & Friends student nutrition program, and we've been working... → read more

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Executive Director Update - COVID-19 Office Closure

March 16, 2020
The Children’s Foundation is continuing to monitor the latest COVID-19 developments and taking precautions to keep our workplace safe for our team members and the families we serve, as well as ensuring we are well-positioned to support our community. We appreciate your collaboration and encouragement around a proactive approach to the situation. Here are the latest updates: Our office is currently... → read more

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Announcing Our New Executive Director: Emma Rogers!

December 5, 2019
  The Children's Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce that it has appointed Emma Rogers as its new Executive Director. A proven social entrepreneur and experienced local leader in charity management, Emma will assume the reins on Tuesday, December 10. The position has been vacant since the spring and the board initiated an extensive search and interview process... → read more

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