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Well-Nourished and Ready to Learn

September 6, 2019
Over a million Ontario students will have access to healthy food at school again this school year thanks in part to the support of Student Nutrition Ontario (SNO), The Children’s Foundation Food & Friends Program and their partners.   As students head back to school, many are looking forward to accessing healthy food provided in one of the province’s 4,500+... → read more


Skyline - National Reach, Local Impact

August 20, 2019
It’s not often that you come across a large organization with such a strong focus on the local community. That’s what you can expect when you walk in the doors of Skyline here in Guelph. Skyline’s reach across Canada is vast as they employ approximately 1,000 Canadians nation-wide and 250 people locally. Although they are a national company, they operate... → read more

Joe Migliaccio

Welcome to Children's Foundation Board Members 2019

August 19, 2019
At our May Annual General Meeting, we were pleased to welcome two new members to the Children's Foundation Board of Directors:     Joe Migliaccio is a local businessman, husband and father. Joe has over 19 years of insurance experience and is the owner of Desjardins Insurance (formerly State Farm) in Guelph. Married to his wife Linda for 30 years,... → read more

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