Linda Pearce's Women's and Children's Shelter Gifting Project

Office Phone 705-689-6349
Primary Contact Linda Pearce
Hours Not specified
Description and Service
Description (Agency) A personal donation project maintained by Linda Pearce to provide gifts around holidays and celebrations for those in shelters or transitional housing and all children organizations in the area.
Description (Service) Donations of gift bags for special occasions throughout the year are given to women and children in need within shelters. These shelters include Green Haven Orillia * Couchiching Jubilee House Orillia * Rosewood in Midland * Interval House in Bracebridge and a shelter in Barrie * Salvation Army in Barrie Orillia and Gravenhurst 
Other groups included in this help are The Orillia Native Women's Group * New Path Orillia, the CAS Kinship and Protection families as well as other families in need in the community and CAC. 
New items are needed throughout the year to keep this project going. Holiday occasions include Christmas * Valentines * Easter * Mother's Day * Halloween.  
Items are accepted year round.  
Items needed are : shampoo/conditioner * body wash in small bottles * toiletries to fit inside cosmetic bags * hair needs * feminine needs * razors etc. * journals * pens * puzzles * games * toys * candy * chocolate(s) * balls * craft kits * pencil crayons * markers * pencil sharpeners * notebooks * any school supplies * socks for moms and kids and teens * any clothing with tags * toys and things for boys especially from ages 7 to 15 * books * Chicken Soup for the Soul books for women * just about anything at all that will fit into gift bags.
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Contact for more details
Languages English
Fees None
Volunteer Description Donations needed and volunteer opportunities may arise around the holidays
Location Information
Areas Served Barrie ; Midland ; Orillia and area
Located In Community Washago
Address & Map
3308 Hendi Lane
Washago, ON L0K 2B0
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Intersection Muskoka St and Albany St
Mailing Address c/o Mrs. Linda Pearce 
Box 263 
Washago, ON L0K 2B0
Physical Access Not Accessible

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