|Record #: ACT4031||Last Full Update: 13 Nov 2020|
|Memos and Bulletins|
|Public Comments||Christmas 2020 information will be updated as it becomes available.|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||This listing summarizes holiday season donation and sponsorship programs, community meals which provide an opportunity for all members of the public to enjoy a Christmas meal with others (all are free of charge), and volunteering opportunities.
Volunteer Halton has volunteering opportunities for a wide range of local nonprofit organizations.
Food and Gift Drives
Links2Care Holiday Giving Program
Links2Care provides lower income Halton Hills residents with gifts over the holidays. This year, the program is being adapted to maximize safety while continuing to ensure that no one goes without.
Where: Applications are available online or by contacting Links2Care. Proof of income is required.
When: Deadline for application is Nov 1st
Contact: Janet at 905-873-6502 or email@example.com
Donations: Please see website to make a financial donation.
Dr. Anoop Sayal & Associates 23rd Annual Food Drive
Dr. Anoop Sayal & Associates Family and Cosmetic Dentistry is collecting donations for the annual food drive in support of the Georgetown Bread Basket.
Where: office located in the Georgetown Market Place, 280 Guelph St, Georgetown
Santa's Helpers Gift Bag Program for Acton Group Homes
This project will provide a Christmas gift bag to residents of group homes in Acton living with mental health issues. This year gift bags that include toiletries, some items of warm clothing, and some goodies will be given to 25 women and 61 men.
Where: Sign up for donation of a specific item here. Cash donations are also appreciated by cheque to Barb Edmundson (put "Santa's Little Helpers Acton 003" in memo) and drop off at 96 Elmore Dr, Acton.
When: Donation deadline is Wed, Dec 9th.
Miracle on Main Street, Halton Regional Police Service
Not accepting toy donations at Halton Regional Police Service facilities this year. Encouraging everyone to donate gift cards and cash in lieu of the usual unwrapped new toys. Donations can be made online through MiracleOnMain.ca, or by visiting one of the scheduled events detailed below. 100% of the donations go back into the Halton community!
Where and When: "Cram-a-Cruiser" donation events will proceed, Pandemic restrictions permitting, and following safe protocols. Dates/times and locations below:
* Nov 28, 10am-2 pm at JR Toy Company – 2-4265 Fairview St, Burlington
* Dec 5, 10 am-2 pm at Canadian Tire - 777 Guelph Line, Burlington
* Dec 5, 10 am-2 pm at Canadian Tire - 2070 Appleby Line, Burlington
* Dec 5, 10 am-2 pm at Canadian Tire - 1100 Kerr St, Oakville
* Dec 5, 10 am-2 pm at Canadian Tire - 251 Hyde Park Gate, Oakville
* Dec 5, 10 am-2 pm at Canadian Tire - 400 Dundas St East, Oakville
* Dec 5, 10 am-2 pm at Canadian Tire – 1210 Steeles Ave East, Milton
Also hosting a weekly, one day, donation drop off at the Halton Children's Safety Village, located at 1151 Bronte Rd Oakville. Cash and toy donations are welcome! Look for the holiday lights. Anyone attending please follow the direction of officers on sight and remain in your vehicles.
Drop off dates and times are:
* Thu Nov 26, 5 pm-9 pm
* Wed Dec 2, 5 pm-9 pm
* Wed Dec 9, 5 pm-9 pm
Contact: MiracleonMain@haltonpolice.ca or firstname.lastname@example.org
Leathertown Lumber Annual Toy Drive
Collecting unwrapped toys for all ages and gift cards in denominations up to $25 for the Salvation Army to deliver in Acton.
Where: Bring unwrapped toys to Leathertown Lumber, 264 Main St N, Acton
When: Nov 17th to Dec 4th
Contact: 519-853-1970 or email@example.com
|Hours||Call for information|
|Areas Served||Halton Hills|
|Application||No application required|
|Located In Community||Halton Hills|
|Address & Map||
Halton Hills, ON
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|Physical Access||Not Applicable - online guide only|
|Categories and Classification|
|HCSD Main Heading||Topic Guides|
|HCSD Sub Heading||Special Topics|
|Service Categories||Christmas Programs ; Holiday Donations ; Holiday Gifts/Toys ; Volunteer Opportunities|