Linda Pearce's Women's and Children's Shelter Gifting Project
|Record #: ORI0747||Last Full Update: 10 Jul 2018|
|Primary Contact||Linda Pearce|
|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.|
|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 * New Path 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, the CAS Kinship and Protection families as well as other families in need in the community.
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 all ages * just about anything at all that will fit into gift bags.
|Application||Contact for more details|
|Volunteer Description||Donations needed and volunteer opportunities may arise around the holidays|
|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
Washago Post Office
3347 Muskoka St
Washago, ON L0K 2B0
|Physical Access||Not Accessible|